3DEC Introductory Training 2018
DETAILS AND DESCRIPTION
This course provides an introduction to 3DEC for application to geotechnical analysis. The three-day course provides an overview of the capabilities and features in 3DEC, and covers software fundamentals with discussions on the theoretical background, basic concepts, and modeling principles for geotechnical analysis, mining, and petroleum engineering.
Topics include model building, application of initial and boundary conditions, constitutive (material) models, solving, monitoring, and visualizing results. Advanced topics such as ground support, groundwater flow, and the built-in scripting language (FISH) also will be introduced.
There is an optional fourth day which offers a choice of the following special topics:
Discrete Fracture Networks;
- and Griddle;
four hours of one-on-one time with an Itasca consultant (subject to availability).
A laptop computer with administrative rights is required.
This course will be held in our Minneapolis office located in the Barrel House building at 111 Third Avenue South, Suite 450, Minneapolis, MN 55401