Geomechanics and Geodynamics of Rock Masses – Selected Papers contains selected contributions from EUROCK 2018, the 2018 International Symposium of the International Society for Rock Mechanics (ISRM 2018, Saint Petersburg, Russia, 22—26 May 2018). Dedicated to recent advances and achievements in the fields of geomechanics and geotechnology, the book will be of interest to researchers and professionals involved in the various branches of rock mechanics and rock engineering.

EUROCK 2018, organized by the Saint Petersburg Mining University, is a continuation of the successful series of ISRM symposia in Europe, which began in 1992 in Chester, UK.

part |102 pages

Key lectures

part |76 pages

Review papers

part |108 pages

Physical and mechanical properties of fractured rock

part |48 pages

Geophysics in rock mechanics

part |54 pages

Rock mass strength and failure

part |8 pages

Nonlinear problems in rock mechanics

part |62 pages

Numerical modeling and back analysis

part |46 pages

Mineral resources development: Methods and rock mechanics problems

part |109 pages

Rock mechanics and underground construction in mining, hydropower industry and civil engineering