Category: Seminars and Conferences
State: Current
30 May 2019 at 8.30 am

Complex formations: characterization and case studies

Albenga room - Politecnico di Torino, Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24

PROGRAM
8:30 – 9:00 Registration of participants

9:00 – 9:30 Opening ceremony

9:30 – 10:00 Mélanges and mélange-forming processes: a geological overview - Prof. A. Festa

10:00 – 10:30 Textural characteristics of different mélange types and rheological implications: a geological point of view - Prof. F. Remitti

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break

11:00 – 11:30 Complex formations and clay shales: main features, geotechnical characterization - Prof. L. Picarelli

11:30 – 12:00 Main features and technical issues of Block-In-Matrix rocks (BIMrocks and BIMsoils) - Dr. E. Medley

12:00 – 12:30 Discussion

14:00 – 14:30 Geomechanical characteristics of bimrocks - with case histories - Dr. E. Medley

14:30 – 15:00 Empirical approaches for predicting of overall strength of bimrocks and bimsoils - Prof. H. Sönmez

15:00 – 15:30 Geotechnical characterization and numerical analyses of complex formations - Ing. M. L. Napoli

15:30 – 16:00 Closing remarks

For registration please fill in the registration form and send it to: agi@associazionegeotecnica.it together with a copy of payment