Dr. Riahi is a Senior Engineer and Consultant with a Ph.D. in computational mechanics. Her research focuses on numerical analysis and software development pertinent to problems concerning oil and gas, geothermal, mining, civil, and mechanical applications.
FLAC3D TMis a numerical modeling code for advanced geotechnical analysis of soil, rock, and structural support in three dimensions. FLAC3D is used in analysis, testing, and design by geotechnical, civil, and mining engineers.
This FLAC3D V7.0 training course accommodates new and experienced users. It will be based on examples that attendees will develop and run by themselves to better grasp the mechanics of using FLAC3D V7.0, the key underlying calculation principles and the spectrum of available features. Attendees are encouraged to bring one of their specific cases that may be discussed.
The upcoming 70th annual Highway Geology Symposium will be held in Portland, Oregon, October 21st through October 24th, 2019.
Dr. Lemos is a research engineer in the Dams Department at Laboratorio Nacional de Engenharia Civil. He has been involved in the development and application of numerical models (finite element and distinct element) for analysis of various rock mechanics problems associated with dam foundations, mines and tunnels as well as for earthquake analysis of masonry structures.
Sjöberg, J., D. Lope Álvarez, P. Gómez, P-I. Marklund andS. Suikki "Analysis of Large-Scale Pit Slope Stability —The Aitik Mine Revisited", Keynote lecture, in: Slope Stability 2018 (Sevilla, April 10–13, 2018), 2018.