Recent developments:

The European Rock Mechanics Symposium - Eurock 2018 was held in Saint-Petersburg, Russia, from 22-26 May

A new ISRM Suggested Method for Determining Stress–Strain Curves for Rocks under True Triaxial Compression has been approved.

Online lectures:

Two ISRM Online Lectures are available for viewing or downloading on the ISRM website:

17th Online lecture: Prof Charles Fairhurst: Why Rock Mechanics and Rock Engineering?

18th Online lecture: Prof Marc Panet: The deformations in the vicinity of the face of a deep tunnel.

ISRM Conferences:

The following ISRM Conferences are scheduled:

Event title Start date End date Country City
AfriRock 2017 – 2017 ISRM International Symposium 2017-10-02 2017-10-07 South Africa Cape Town
3rd Nordic Rock Mechanics Symposium - NRMS 2017 2017-10-11 2017-10-12 Finland Helsinki
Shaoxing lnternational Forum on Rock Mechanics and Engineering Geology - an ISRM Specialised Conference 2017-10-27 2017-10-28 China Shaoxing
1st International Conference on Advances in Rock Mechanics 2018-03-29 2018-03-31 Tunisia Hammamet
EUROCK 2018 - the ISRM European Rock Mechanics Symposium 2018-05-22 2018-05-26 Russia Saint Petersburg
RockDyn-3 - 3rd International Conference on Rock Dynamics and Applications - an ISRM Specialised 2018-06-26 2018-06-27 Norway Trondheim
ARMS10 - the ISRM 10th Asian Rock Mechanics Symposium 2018-10-29 2018-11-03 Singapore Singapore
ISRM 14th International Congress on Rock Mechanics 2019-09-20 2019-09-27 Brazil Foz do Iguaçu