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  • I have seen in various standards, the stress rate for UCS test of rock to be ranging from 0.5 to 1 MPa/s ? Can the test be done based on basis of stra…
        Asked 05/04/2022 02:45 by Avishek Shrestha

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  • Please can someone assist me with GIS water project? It's for academic purposes
        Asked 08/12/2021 04:32, updated: 08/12/2021 04:33 by Simbarashe Thondhlana

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  • Dear GeoWorld community I want to create a 3D Finite Element model in PLAXIS3D based on a fairly detailed UAV mapping of a slope. To reduce the siz…
        Last answered 20/07/2021 08:07, updated: 20/07/2021 08:08 by Micha Van der Sloot

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  • It is a general practice to carryout Point load test for 2-3 specimens retreived from Pile bores and convert to UCS and evaluate the socketing depths …
        Asked 14/05/2021 11:49 by Asoka Kumarasiri Jayawardana

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  • Hello! I have intermediate knowledge of Python and have mostly used Python for Data Science. I would like to know how can I utilize Python in …
        Last answered 11/02/2021 07:44 by Eric Woon

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  • Dears. Anyone have a software for rocfall?  In the possible different a rocfall software (rocscience). Thanks. 
        Last answered 04/11/2020 02:34 by David Nutakor

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  • I need a Geotechnical professional in the industry who can help me with an internship offer or opportunity either at site or laboratory level. Compens…
        Asked 14/06/2020 12:11 by Stephen Morakinyo Adeyinka

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  • Palghar district has seen thousands of small earthquakes since November 2018, but Friday’s quake measuring 4.3 on the moment magnitude (Mw) scal…
        Asked 23/03/2020 08:19 by Someone

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  • I am looking for a thesis Idea which is related to ground improvements or foundation engineering. Please suggest me some ideas ...  thank you.…
        Asked 18/04/2019 19:48 by Rajitha Sachinthaka

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  • I found materials using eigenvalue and eigenvector to find the principal stress. but I wonder how can I get the maximum shear stress using Eigenvalue?…
        Last answered 05/02/2019 17:20 by Mikhail Kholmyansky

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