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 language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||9|
|Journal||ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings|
|State||Published - 2001|
|Event||2001 ASEE Annual Conference and Exposition: Peppers, Papers, Pueblos and Professors - Albuquerque, NM, United States|
Duration: Jun 24 2001 → Jun 27 2001
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