FLAC3D Introductory Training - Minneapolis
Three days of general feature training addressing basic concepts and recommended procedures for geotechnical numerical analysis.
- Event Type:
- Workshops/Training Courses
- Mar. 16-18, 2020
- Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel
- Minneapolis , MN , USA
Topics to be covered during the three-day course include:
- Introduction to FLAC3D
- Model Generation
- Mechanical Modeling
- Structural Support
- Example applications including slope stability, supported tunnels and surface excavations.
Dr. David Russell
Chief Software Architect, FLAC3D Product Manager
Dr. Russell is a software engineer with a background in mechanics and fluid dynamics, both theoretical and computational. He has participated in the design of Itasca software for more than 10 years and is the FLAC3D Product Manager.
Senior Geomechanics Engineer
Dr. Varun is a geotechnical engineer with specialization in earthquake engineering and soil dynamics. He has experience with analytical and numerical modeling and has been involved with projects related to seismic hazard mitigation for waterfront structures, dynamic response of foundations, site response, and soil-structure interaction.
Dr. Radaković-Guzina's research has focused on the areas of structural dynamics, non-destructive characterization of concrete, damage mechanics, and wave propagation.