Rock Mechanics Short Course


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St. John's University in Collegeville, Minnesota, will host the Fifth Annual Rock Mechanics Short Course August 23–28, 1971. It will be presented by the Department of Civil Engineering and Mineral Engineering and conducted by the Department of Conferences and Institutes, General Extension Division, University of Minnesota.

The emphasis of the short course will be on the application of rock mechanics to design problems. Principles of rock mechanics, their practical significance, and use in design will be developed through lectures, discussions, and laboratory exercises, arranged in order to meet a variety of individual backgrounds and needs.