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Invitation & News

  • Here is a table of the Accepted Papers
  • Invitation letters: Delegates from some countries need visa to enter Norway. Norway is a country in the Schengen Agreement. Invitation letters for application of Norwegian visa will be issued on request. It is required that one has registered the conference before the invitation letter is issued. Please request invitation letters via by providing the following personal information: FULL NAME (the same as that in the passport), BIRTHDAY and PASSPORT NUMBER.

Download RocDyn-3 Final Program (updated on 11 June 2018)

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GUIDELINES FOR PRESENTERS: Every presenter brings his/her PPT presentations on a USB and a short biograph printed on paper (max 5 lines) to the conference. The presenter copy the presentation to the PC in the session room during the coffee break prior to the session or earlier with the help of the assistant in the session room. The presenter reports his/her presence and submit the biograph to the session chair(s) at least 5 min before the session starts. The presentation time is 12 min presentation + 3 min questioning for an ordinary presentation, and 17 min presentation + 3 min questioning for a Theme speech.

GUIDELINES FOR SESSION CHAIRS: The role of the session chairs is to introduce the presenter and manage questioning immediately after the presentation.


The Third International Conference on Rock Dynamics and Applications (RocDyn-3) will be held on 25-29 June 2018 in Trondheim, Norway. It is a specialized conference supported by the International Society for Rock Mechanics (ISRM) and the Norwegian National Group of Rock Mechanics (NBG).

The conference accepted more than 100 papers that report the recent developments of research and applications in the fields of dynamic testing of rock, theoretical & numerical studies of rock dynamics, rockburst, dynamic rock support, seismic monitoring, earthquake damages, etc. In addition to technical sessions, two forums are organised for open discussions on (1) rockburst and dynamic rock support and (2) dynamic testing of rock and blasting. Post-conference excursions are also organized to visit mountain and subsea tunnels, underground spaces, mountain slides, etc. along the western coastline of Norway.

We look forward to meeting you all in Trondheim soon. Welcome!

Chairs: Dr. Charlie C. Li Mr. Kristoffer Vik-Langlie Dr. Zong-Xian Zhang
On behalf of RocDyn-3 Organizing Committee