Course curriculum

    1. Introduction

    1. Numerical Modeling Methods

    2. Explicit Calculation Method

    3. Numerical Modeling

    4. Getting Started with 3DEC

    5. Knowledge Check #1

    1. Distinct Element Method

    2. Knowledge Check #2

    1. Quick Start Tutorial Part-1

    2. Quick Start Tutorial Part-2

    3. Quick Start Tutorial Part-3

    1. FISH Part-1

    2. FISH Part-2

    3. FISH Part-3

    4. FISH Part-4

    5. FISH Part-5

    6. FISH Part-6

    7. Knowledge Check #3

    1. Simple Slope Tutorial

About this course

  • $540.00
  • 70 lessons
  • 13.5 hours of video content

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Jim Hazzard

Principal Engineer, Software Manager, 3DEC Product Manager

Jim Hazzard is a geological engineer with a Ph.D. in geophysics. He has extensive experience in software development for geomechanics and he is currently the Software Manager at Itasca Consulting Group, as well as product manager and primary developer for 3DEC. Dr. Hazzard is also a consultant with Itasca and has worked on several projects evaluating the stability of open pit and underground mines. Other interests include numerical modeling of seismicity and hydraulic fracture. Dr. Hazzard is a registered Professional Engineer in Ontario, Canada.