Learning

FLAC3D 2021 Online, Live Introductory Training
This is a live remote training.
8 Mar. 2021 - 10 Mar. 2021

3DEC and UDEC 2021 Online, Live Introductory Training
Online
22 Mar. 2021 - 26 Mar. 2021

3DEC and UDEC 2021 Online, Live Introductory Training


PFC 2021 Remote Introductory Training
Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
12 Apr. 2021 - 15 Apr. 2021

FLAC 2021 Online, Live Introductory Training
This live course will be conducted online.
19 Apr. 2021 - 21 Apr. 2021

Software Tutorials

Tunnel Pulse with Quiet Boundaries

A pressure pulse is being applied to the tunnel boundary with a frequency of 4 Hz over tens of milliseconds. Quiet (i.e., viscous) boundaries have been applied to all but the top of the model, which remains a free surface.

FLAC3D 6 Introductory Webinar

This video is a recording of a one hour webinar reviewing the latest features in Version 6 of FLAC3D (currently available as a pre-release). Presented by Dr. David Russell, FLAC3D Product Manager and Lead Developer.

FLAC3D 6.0 Easily Add Structural Support

Technical Papers

PFC (Particle Flow Code): Rock Cutting Excerpt

Historical development and engineering applications using PFC2D and PFC3D.

The nexus between groundwater modeling, pit lake chemogenesis and ecological risk from arsenic in the Getchell Main Pit, Nevada, U.S.A.

The proliferation of mine pits that intersect the groundwater table has engendered interest in environmental consequences of the lakes that form after cessation of dewatering.

Numerical modeling of rock blasting: Validation tests for Blo-Up 2.5

As part of the Hybrid Stress Blast Model (HSBM) project, Itasca has developed software to model the rock blasting process.

Latest News
  • Introducing Our New IMASS Constitutive Model The Itasca Constitutive Model for Advanced Strain Softening (IMASS) has been developed to represent the...
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  • 2019 Sloan Outstanding Paper Award Dr. Mojtaba Bahaaddini (Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman), along with Associate Professor Glenn Sharrock (Itasca/UQ),...
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  • Itasca Awarded Prestigious Caving 2040 Research Grant Itasca’s research aims to answer the key industry question “how should block caves be designed...
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Upcoming Events
19 Jan.
Evaluation of impacts of lahars on structures using DEM numerical modelling
Lahars represent natural phenomena that can generate severe damage in densely populated urban areas. The evaluation of pressures genera... Read More
21 Jan.
Griddle Version 2.0 has been Released | Learn What's New
Griddle 2.0 Has Been Released! Join us for a webinar on "What's New in Griddle 2.0?"... Read More
8 Mar.
FLAC3D 2021 Online, Live Introductory Training
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