An online geomechanics course with a virtual rock lab based on streaming audio and vector graphics

John Kemeny, Bryan Zeitler

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The development of an online geomechanics with a virtual rock lab, based on streaming audio and vector graphics, is discussed. The course includes in-class lectures that utilize a whiteboard for derivations, problem solving, and drawings. The rock lab provides an hands-on experience, as well as a writing experience in the form of laboratory reports. Several innovative multimedia components have been adapted to meet the challenges in developing such a course.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1915-1923
Number of pages9
JournalASEE Annual Conference Proceedings
StatePublished - Dec 1 2001
Event2001 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition: Peppers, Papers, Pueblos and Professors - Albuquerque, NM, United States
Duration: Jun 24 2001Jun 27 2001


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  • Engineering(all)

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