Rocha Medal (ISRM) – 2019 Call for Nominations

NOMINATIONS TO BE RECEIVED BY AGS BY 1 DECEMBER 2017

The ISRM Rocha Medal has been awarded annually by the ISRM, since 1982, for an outstanding doctoral thesis in rock mechanics or rock engineering, to honour the memory of ISRM Past President Manuel Rocha while stimulating young researchers. Besides the Rocha medal awarded to the winner, one or two runner-up certificates may also be awarded.

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Nominations for the ISRM Rocha Medal 2019 are to be received by the AGS Secretary, Peter Robinson (secretary@australiangeomechanics.org) by Friday 1st December 2017. Please ensure all required documentation is included in the submission.

PAST AUSTRALIAN WINNERS

  • 2013 – Dr Anne Perera
  • 1998 – Fiona MacGregor
  • 1991 – T.H. Kleine
  • 1985 – P.M. Dight