Special course on Dynamics & Seismic Geotechnical Engineering

TypeAdvanced course
Date 28/11/2019 - 29/11/2019
Location Hoofddorp
Organizer Plaxis bv

Price €1100

Registration on hold


This 2-days course focusses on the use of PLAXIS 2D for dynamics analysis in general with a particular interest for seismic analysis. The course gives a combination of theoretical and technical background information as well as modelling possibilities in PLAXIS and hands-on exercises. Be aware that for this course there is only a limited amount of 12 seats available.

Day 1
Introduction to dynamics, soil properties in dynamics analysis, damping, modelling dynamics problems in PLAXIS, boundary conditions

Day 2
Earthquake engineering using FEM, soil-structure interaction, modelling liquefaction, 1D-site response analysis

Prof. Juan Pestana Nascimento – University of California in Berkeley / Geosyntec consultants
Dennis Waterman, M.Sc. – Plaxis bv


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VAT is charged for companies located in the Netherlands. For companies located in other EU countries VAT is not charged if a valid VAT-number is filled in. Companies located outside the EU no VAT is charged.

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For courses and workshops administered by Plaxis bv a discount on the course fee may be applied for VIP members. You can fill in your VIP Service Key in the second step of the subscribing process.

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