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Underground Mine Design Lab

Students in an underground mine

At the undergraduate level, a large computer lab provides access to industry standard software used in underground mine design. This includes Surpac, and all of the Rocscience software including Dips, RS2, Examine2D, Examine3D, RocData and RocSupport. At the graduate level, the same software is available, but also includes more advanced geomechanics software packages for research and teaching such as FLAC, FLAC3D, UDEC, 3DEC, and PFC