Online Workshops

These free training videos replicate our onsite workshops These resources will allow you to host your own geotechnical modeling workshop for a group of engineers or your own individual training.

These Videos were all recorded using GeoStudio 2007


SLOPE/W Session 1: SLOPE/W fundamentals
SLOPE/W Session 2: Geometry
SLOPE/W Session 3: Definition of material properties
SLOPE/W Session 4: Trial Slip Surfaces
SLOPE/W Session 5: Pore-water pressure conditions
SLOPE/W Session 6: Concentrated Loads and Reinforcement
SLOPE/W Session 7: Anchors
SLOPE/W Session 8: Nails
SLOPE/W Session 9: Geo-Fabric
SLOPE/W Session 10: Other reinforcement
SLOPE/W Session 11: Seismic and Dynamic Stability
SLOPE/W Session 12: Probabilistic Analysis


QUAKE/W Session 1: Introduction to QUAKE/W
QUAKE/W Session 2: Newmark Analysis
QUAKE/W Session 3: Cumulative Plastic Strain Analysis
QUAKE/W Session 4: Lower San Fernando Dam Example
QUAKE/W Session 5: Upper San Fernando Dam example
QUAKE/W Session 6: Post-Earthquake Behavior
QUAKE/W Session 7: Fundamentals
QUAKE/W Session 8: Insitu
QUAKE/W Session 9: Stability before earthquake
QUAKE/W Session 10: Equivalent Linear Method
QUAKE/W Session 11: Earthquake Records
QUAKE/W Session 12: Dynamic earthquake analysis
QUAKE/W Session 13: Ground response
QUAKE/W Session 14: Pore pressure response
QUAKE/W Session 15: Concept of Collapse Surface
QUAKE/W Session 16: Implementation of Collapse Surface
QUAKE/W Session 17: Post-Earthquake Stability
QUAKE/W Session 18: Summary and Commentary


SIGMA/W Session 1: Introduction and Fundamentals
SIGMA/W Session 2: Insitu Stress States
SIGMA/W Session 3: Load-Deformation Analysis
SIGMA/W Session 4: Staged Construction
SIGMA/W Session 5: Beams and Bars
SIGMA/W Session 6: Geo-Fabric
SIGMA/W Session 7: Tie Back Wall
SIGMA/W Session 8: Buried Pipe example
SIGMA/W Session 9: Slope Stability based on F.E. Stresses
SIGMA/W Session 10: Stress Redistribution
SIGMA/W Session 11: Coupled Stress/Pore-water pressure analyses
SIGMA/W Session 12: One-dimensional Consolidation example
SIGMA/W Session 13: Soft Ground Consolidation
SIGMA/W Session 14: Wick Drains
SIGMA/W Session 15: Excavation below a water table
SIGMA/W Session 16: Volume Change Analysis
SIGMA/W Session 17: Coupled Rapid Drawdown
SIGMA/W Session 18: Tailings Deposition example
SIGMA/W Session 19: Triaxial Test example
SIGMA/W Session 20: Summary


SEEP/W Session 1: Introduction and Fundamentals
SEEP/W Session 2: Geometry and Finite Element Mesh
SEEP/W Session 3: Material Properties
SEEP/W Session 4: Homogeneous Dam Example
SEEP/W Session 5: Flux or Sink Boundary Conditions
SEEP/W Session 6: Anisotropy
SEEP/W Session 7: Axisymmetric Analyses
SEEP/W Session 8: Convergence
SEEP/W Session 9: Exit Gradients
SEEP/W Session 10: Plan view and Relief Wells
SEEP/W Session 11: Material Property Functions
SEEP/W Session 12: Introduction to Transient Analyses
SEEP/W Session 13: Initial Conditions and Time Steps
SEEP/W Session 14: Transient Drawdown Example
SEEP/W Session 15: Clay lined pond exercise
SEEP/W Session 16: Importance of Material Property Functions
SEEP/W Session 17: Commentary on Modeling