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Rock mechanics

Rock mechanics is a theoretical and applied science of the mechanical behavior of rock and rock masses; compared to geology, it is that branch of mechanics concerned with the response of rock and rock masses to the force fields of their physical environment.

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67,105
Prior Five Years
3,786
Total Citations
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411,952
Prior Five Years
62,505
Total Scholars
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15,187
Prior Five Years
11,527

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