The high calibre of research that takes place within the Nottingham Centre for Geomechanics attracts high profile visitors to deliver highly technical talks to inspire our staff and students to push the boundaries of knowledge and scientific understanding.
The list below mentions some recent talks:
"Why soil mechanics matters in FE - geotechnical analysis of a deep excavation" by Professor Brian Simpson, Arup Geotechnics - 14 December, 2pm, room Coates C5.
"Bifurcations and failures in Geomechanics” by Professor Felix Darve, Grenoble Institut Polytechnique, France - 1 December 2010, 2pm, room Coates C22.
"How to convince structural design engineers to accept rocking foundations to resist dynamic loads” by Professor Bruce Kutter, University of California, USA - 20 October 2010, 3pm, room 227, Wolfson building.