ISRM Rocha Medal 2013 - nominations to be received by 31 December 2011|
Nominations for the Rocha Medal 2013 are to be received by the ISRM Secretariat by 31 December 2011. The winner will be announced during the 2012 ISRM International Symposium in Stockholm, in May 2012, and will be invited to receive the award and deliver a lecture at the 2013 ISRM International Symposium.
The Rocha medal has been awarded annually by the ISRM, since 1982, for an outstanding doctoral thesis in rock mechanics or rock engineering, to honour the memory of Past President Manuel Rocha while stimulating young researchers. Besides the Rocha medal awarded to the winner, one or two runner-up certificates may also be awarded.