This SINOROCK Symposium is an ISRM sponsored specialized conference and is being organised by Professors Qian Qihu,
John A Hudson (ISRM President 2007–2011), Feng Xia-Ting (ISRM President 2011–2015) and Zhu Hehua of Tongji University.
Please send your abstract to firstname.lastname@example.org before 15 November 2012. Abstracts should be in English, should clearly explain the content of the proposed paper and be less than 400 words long.
Professor John Franklin passed away on 6 July, after a prolonged illness. Geo-engineering at large is poorer today. John served as ISRM President ( 1987-1991) and Chairman of the ISRM Commissions on Testing Methods (1975-1987) and Education (1991-1995).