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The Ruhr-Universität Bochum will be closed on Wednesday, 18 March 2020, until further notice, in order to make an effective contribution to slowing down the Covid-19 pandemic.

This implies that the Institute for Structural Mechanics and the institute staff will not be available at the universi...

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SFB 837 Joint-Workshop 2020: Mechanized Tunneling in Soft Ground - NEW DATE


12.09.2020


Since 2011, the SFB 837 has established a continuous collaboration „Recent Advances in Tunneling and Underground Space Research“ with various international academic partners. Among other research institutions, this includes the IKC Cambridge, UK; the Tongji University Shanghai,China; the ACTUE-G...

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SFB 837 Guest Lecture by Prof. Francesco Pellicano


09.06.2020


Prof. Francesco Pellicano from the Intermech-MORE Centre, Dept. of Engineering „Enzo Ferrari“, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy will hold a guest lecture in the framework of SFB 837 about 'Unusual Vibration Phenomena in Thin Walled Structures'.

In the recent years the characteriz...

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Simulation and monitoring assisted real-time stee...


Mechanized tunneling is an efficient tunneling technology for the

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Simulations provide insight into pressure distribu...

The paper “Influence of muck properties and chamber design on pressure distribution in EPB pressur

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