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MIME 520 Stability of Rock Slopes (3 credits)

Offered by: Mining & Materials Engineering (Faculty of Engineering)


Mining & Materials Engineering : The properties of rock masses and of structural discontinuities. Influence of geological structure on stability. Linear, non-linear, and wedge failures. Site investigations. Methods of slope stabilization.

Terms: Fall 2012

Instructors: Faramarz P Hassani (Fall)

  • (3-0-6)
  • Prerequisite: Permission of instructor