# COURSE UNIT TITLE

: APPLICATIONS OF ROCK MECHANICS AND NUMERICAL MODELING IN ENGINEERING PROJECTS

#### Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type Of Course D U L ECTS
MTS 3021 APPLICATIONS OF ROCK MECHANICS AND NUMERICAL MODELING IN ENGINEERING PROJECTS ELECTIVE 2 0 0 3

#### Offered By

Faculty of Engineering

#### Level of Course Unit

First Cycle Programmes (Bachelor's Degree)

#### Course Coordinator

PROFESSOR CEMALETTIN OKAY AKSOY

#### Offered to

Industrial Engineering
Textile Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Geological Engineering
Geophysical Engineering
Mining Engineering
Metallurgical and Materials Engineering
Environmental Engineering
Civil Engineering
Mining Engineering
Geological Engineering
Mechanical Engineering

#### Course Objective

This course will focus on the applications of rock Mechanics and numerical modelling methods .

#### Learning Outcomes of the Course Unit

 1 Description of multidisipliner problems with the Mathematics, Applied and 2 The design of experiments to solve problems and to get results with the analyses. 3 Solving the problems with the profesional knowledge and ethics. 4 Combining the results and show the most appropriate solution alternatives. 5 To predict of the results of solved problems

Face -to- Face

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#### Course Contents

 Week Subject Description 1 Introduction 2 Description of rock material 3 Description of rock mass 4 Failure criterions 5 Rock mass classification systems and used areas 6 Characterization of rock mass behaviour 7 Basement of numerical modeling 8 Principles of numerical modeling 9 Mid term exam 10 Selection of numerical model 11 Selection of parameters for numerical modeling 12 Description of stage constructions 13 A case application for rock mass and numerical modeling: slope stability 14 A case application for rock mass and numerical modeling: Underground openings

R. Ulusay, H. Sönmez, Kaya Kütlelerinin Mühendislik Özellikleri, TMMOB Jeoloji Mühendisleri Odası, 2007.

#### Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods

Theorical instructions

#### Assessment Methods

 SORTING NUMBER SHORT CODE LONG CODE FORMULA 1 MTE MIDTERM EXAM 2 FIN FINAL EXAM 3 FCG FINAL COURSE GRADE MTE * 0.50 + FIN * 0.50 4 RST RESIT 5 FCGR FINAL COURSE GRADE (RESIT) MTE * 0.50 + RST * 0.50

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#### Assessment Criteria

MID-TERM EXAM (%50) +FINAL (%50)

Turkish

To be announced.

#### Contact Details for the Lecturer(s)

okay.aksoy@deu.edu.tr

Friday, 09:00

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