Course Contents

 Rock Classification
 Failure criterion
Rock foundations/slopes
Vision ahead for Rock Engineering
Rocscience applications along with demonstrations
Some case studies 
 Tunneling aspects in Weak/soft rocks
 Instrumentation and Interpretation of data for underground openings
Field tests in Rock (Deformability of Rock Mass and its Measurement )
 Jointed rock mass modelling and its field case studies;
Chenab bridge slope stability and foundations on rock slopes;
Underground metro tunnel constructions and case studies in India. 
Tunnelling experiences in Northeastern India
NATM and instrumentation  
Importance of Rock engineering for Infrastrucre Development
Laboratory testing of Rocks
Probablistic analysis in rocks
Continuous and Discontinuous Modelling in Rocks


Non-IITG Resource Experts (Tentative):