SNEAK PEEK: International beginners course D-Stability

Wednesday, 07 October 2020

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Date 07 October 2020
Time 13:00 - 17:00 CET (Delft time, UTC+1)
Event is closed for registration
Registry fee € Free
Chair Raymond van der Meij


Deltares offers D-Stability to the geotechnical community for the stability assessment of soft soil slopes and embankments. During the DSD-INT 2020, a 4-hour beginners course, free of charge, will be given, addressing the following aspects D-Stability:

  • Introduction to D-Stability
  • Setting up a geometry
  • Material models and construction stages
  • Using the Limit Equilibrium Methods and search algorithms
  • Analyzing the results
  • Introduction to probabilistics
  • Introduction to scripting with Python

The course will consist of a combination of theory and small exercises. We ask you to install version 2020.03 of D-Stability in advance of the course. It is available from the Deltares website.
At the end of the course, you will know the ins- and outs of D-Stability to use the software in your own projects.




Please sign in (top right corner) using your MyDeltares account.

If you already have either a DSD or OSS account and no MyDeltares account yet, then click on the link Forgot Password? to setup your MyDeltares account including a new password. Once you have completed the password reset you can login.

After the MyDeltares registration or signing in, it will be possible for you to register for individual 2020 events, get a personal overview (My schedule), make changes in your schedule, profile etc.

You will receive an email confirmation from Microsoft Teams (MS Teams) with further instructions.

If you come across any problems with the registration, please contact our team at




Please check in early to test your audio and video. We will open the session at 12:50 (CEST), 10 minutes before the official start of the session.