6th International Workshop on Fracture Geomechanics

Workshop website

Information about the Workshop

The workshop and the field trip are organized and hosted by Aalto University and Posiva.
Specialists and researchers in civil and mining engineering are warmly welcome for discussions on the following topics:

  • THMC Coupling of processes in Rock Mass
  • Rock Fracture Characterisation and Simulation
  • EGS and Hydraulic Fracturing
  • Rock Fracture Mechanics in Civil and Mining Applications


Wednesday June 12

08:30 Reception and registration
09:00 Presentations Chair Prof. Mikael Rinne (Aalto)
12:00 Lunch, restaurant Factory
13:00 Presentations, Chair Prof. Baotang Shen
14:30 Coffee break
15:00 Presentations, Chair Prof. Ove Stephansson
19:00 Tables reserved for a joint dinner

Thursday June 13

07:30 Bus to Olkiluoto, leaving from workshop venue Dipoli
11:00 Study visit Olkiluoto
13:00 Lunch
15:00 Bus to Helsinki
19:30 Arrival to Helsinki Central Railway Station