Keynote addresses from conferences around the world

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In his decades as a leading expert on rock mechanics, Dr. Evert Hoek has given keynote addresses at conferences around the world. Here, explore the geotechnical papers that accompanied some of Dr. Hoek's most notable talks.

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Alternative Ground Control Strategies in Underground Construction 2012 Hoek, E. 2012.
Keynote address presented at the International Symposium on “Practices and Trends for Financing and Contracting Tunnels and Underground Works”, Athens, Greece, 22-23 March 2012.
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Fundamentals of Slope Design 2009 Hoek, E. 2009.
Fundamentals of Slope Design. Keynote address at Slope Stability 2009, Santiago, Chile, 9 - 11 November 2009.
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Tunnelling in Overstressed Rock 2009 Hoek, E. 2009., P.G. Marinos 2009.
Keynote address presented at EUROCK2009, Dubrovnik, Croatia, 29-31 October 2009.
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2008 Kersten Lecture Hoek, E., Carranza-Torres, C., Diederichs, M.S. and Corkum, B. 2008.
Integration of geotechnical and structural design in tunnelling. Proceedings University of Minnesota 56th Annual Geotechnical Engineering Conference. Minneapolis, 29 February 2008, 1-53
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2001 Terzaghi Lecture Hoek, E, 2001.
Big tunnels in bad rock, 2000 Terzaghi lecture. ASCE Journal of Gotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, 127, No. 9, Sept 2001, pages 726-740.
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1999 Glossop Lecture Hoek, E., 2001
Putting numbers to Geology - an Engineer's Viewpoint. The Second Glossop Lecture, Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology, 32, No. 1, 1-19, 1999.
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1992 Muller Lecture Hoek, E., 2001
When is a design in rock engineering acceptable? 1991 Muller Lecutre. Proc. 7th Congress International Society of Rock Mechanics, Aachen, Rotterdam
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1983 Rankine Lecutre Hoek, E., 2983
Strength of Jointed Rock Masses, 23rd Rankine LecTure. Geotechnique. 33 (3), 187-223.
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1982 Werhner Lecture Hoek, E., 1982
Geotechnical Considerations in Tunnel Design and Contract Preparation. 17th Sir Julius Werhner Memorial Lecture. Trans Inst Min. Metall 91, A101-A109.
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1974 ISRM General Report Hoek, E. and Londe, P., 1974
The Design of Rock Slopes and Foundations. General Report on Theme III. Pro. Third Congress Intl. Soc. Rock. Mech., Denver. 1(A), 613-752.