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Module Reading List

Geomechanics, 2021/22, Semester 1
Dr Geoffrey Lloyd
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

The following three textbooks cover most of the content of weeks 1 to 4.  They use different styles of explanation to cover similar material in application to closely related fields. Thumb a couple of topics and get an idea of which best suits your learning style.

Fossen, H (2016) Structural Geology 

Pollard, D.D. and Martel, S.J. (2020) Structural Geology - A Quantitative Introduction 

Cornet (2015) Elements of crustal geomechanics Library record

Fjaer, Holt, Horsund, Raaen & Risnes (2008) Petroleum related rock mechanics Library record

Jaeger, Cook & Zimmerman (2007) Fundamentals of rock mechanics Library record 

Zoback (2007) Reservoir geomechanics Library record


This list was last updated on 11/08/2020