Publications

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JOURNAL

  • [55] Weinhart, T.;  Orefice, L.;  Post, M.; Schrojenstein Lantman, M.P.; Denissen, I.F.C; Tunuguntla, D.R.; Tsang, J.M.F.; Cheng, H.; Shaheen, M.Y; Shi, H.; Rapino, P.;Grannonio, E.; Losacco, N.; Barbosa, J.; Jing, L.; Naranjo, J.E.A.; Roy, S.; Wouter K den Otter, W.K.; Thornton, A.R.
    Fast, flexible particle simulations — An introduction to MercuryDPM
    Computer physics communications (2020) 249 (107129)
    CPC 50th anniversary article
  • [51] Denissen, I. F. C.;  Weinhart, T.; Te Voortwis, A.; Luding , S.; Gray, J.M.N.T.; Thornton, A.R.
    Bulbous head formation in bidisperse shallow granular flow over an inclined plane
    Journal of Fluid Mechanics (2019) 866 pp. 263-297
  • [50] Roy, S.; Scheper, B.J.; Polman, H.;  Thornton, A.R.;  Tunuguntla, D.R.;Luding, S.; Weinhart, T.
    Surface flow profiles for dry and wet granular materials by Particle Tracking Velocimetry; the effect of wall roughness
    European Physics Journal E (2019) 42 (14)
  • [49] Van der Vaart, K.; Thornton, A.R.; Johnson, C.G.; Weinhart, T.; Jing, L.;Gajjar, P.;  Gray, J.M.N.T.; Ancey, C.
    Breaking size-segregation waves and mobility feedback in dense granular avalanches
    Granular Matter (2018) 20(3) 46
  • [48] Van der Vaart, K.; Van Schrojenstein Lantman, M.P.; Weinhart, T; Luding, S; Ancey, C.; Thornton, A.R.
    Segregation of large particles in dense granular flows suggests a granular Saffman effect.
    Physics Review Fluids (2018) 3(7) : 074303
  • [46] Tunuguntla, D.R.;  Weinhart, T.;  Thornton, A.R.
    Comparing and contrasting size-based particle segregation models.
    Computational Particle Mechanics (2017) 4 (4): 387-405.
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  • [44] Windows-Yule, C.R.K.; van der Horn, A.J.; Tunuguntla, D.R.; Parker, D.J; Thornton, A.R.
    Inducing axial banding in bidisperse-by-density granular systems using noncylindrical tumbler geometries.
    Physical Review Applied (2017) 8(2): 024010.
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  • [40] Tunuguntla, D.R.; Thornton, A.R.; Weinhart, T.
    From discrete elements to continuum fields: Extension to bidisperse systems.
    Computational Particle Mechanics (2016) 3(3): 349-365.
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  • [39] Gajjar,P.; van der Vaart, K; Thornton, A.R.; Johnson, C.G.; Ancey, C.;  Gray, J.M.N.T.
    Asymmetric breaking size-segregation waves in dense granular free-surface flows.
    Journal of Fluid Mechanics (2016) 794: 460-505.
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  • [38] Windows-Yule, C.R.K.; Scheper, B.J.; den Otter, W.K.; Parker, D.J.; Thornton, A.R.
    Modifying self-assembly and species separation in three-dimensional systems of shape-anisotropic particles.
    Physical Review E (2016) 93 (2) : 020901.
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  • [37] Windows-Yule, C.R.K.; Scheper, B.J; van der Horn, A.J; Hainsworth, N.; Saunders, J.; Parker, D.J.; Thornton, A.R.
    Understanding and exploiting competing segregation mechanisms in horizontally rotated granular media.
    New Journal of Physics (2016) 18(2): 023013.
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  • [35] Windows-Yule, C.R.K.; Rosato, A.D.; Thornton, A.R.; Parker, D.J.
    Resonance effects on the dynamics of dense granular beds: achieving optimal energy transfer in vibrated granular systems.
    New Journal of Physics (2015) 17(2): 023015.
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  • [33] González, S.; Windows-Yule, C.R.K.; Luding, S.; Parker, D.J.; Thornton, A.R.
    Forced axial segregation in axially inhomogeneous rotating systems.
    Physics Review E. (2015) 92(2): 022202.
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  • [32] Windows-Yule, C.R.K.; Rosato, A.D.; Parker, D.J.; Thornton, A.R.
    Maximising energy transfer in vibrofluidised granular systems.
    Physical Review E. (2015) 91(5): 052203.
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  • [31] Rivas, N; Thornton, A.R.; Luding, S.; van der Meer, D.
    From the granular Leidenfrost state to buoyancy-driven convection.
    Physical Review E. (2015) 91(4): 042202. 
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  • [30] Windows-Yule, C.R.K.; Rivas, N.; Parker, D.J.; Thornton, A.R.
    Low-frequency oscillations and convective phenomena in a density-inverted vibrofluidized granular system.
    Physical Review E. (2014) 90(6): 062205.
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  • [29] González, S.; Thornton, A.R.; Luding, S.
    Free cooling phase-diagram of hard-spheres with short and long range interactions.
    European Physical Journal Special Topics (2014) 223 (11): 2205-2225.
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  • [28] Thornton, A.R.; van der Horn, A.J.; Gagarina, E.; Zweers, W.; van der Meer, D.; Bohove, O.
    Hele-Shaw beach creation by breaking waves: a mathematics-inspired experiment.
    Environmental Fluid Mechanics (2014) 14(5): 1123-1145.
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  • [27] Tunuguntla. D.R.; Bokhove, O.; Thornton, A.R.
    A mixture theory for size and density segregation in shallow granular free-surface flows.
    Journal of Fluid Mechanics (2014) 749: 99-112.
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  • [25] Windows-Yule, C.R.K.; Weinhart, T.; Parker, D.J.; Thornton, A.R.
    Effects of packing density on the segregative behaviours of granular systems.
    Physical Review Letters (2014) 112(9): 098001.
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  • [24] Windows-Yule, C.R.K.; Weinhart, T.; Parker, D.J.; Thornton, A.R.
    Influence of thermal convection on density segregation in a vibrated binary granular system.
    Physical Review E. (2014) 89(2): 022202.
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  • [23] Rivas, N.; Luding, S.; Thornton, A.R.
    Low-frequency oscillations in narrow vibrated granular systems.
    New Journal of Physics (2013) 15(11): 113043
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  • [20] Weinhart, T.; Hartkamp, R.; Thornton, A.R.; Luding, S.
    Coarse-grained local and objective continuum description of three-dimensional granular flows down an inclined surface.
    Physics of Fluids (2013) 25(6): 070605.
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  • [18] Thornton, A.R.; Weinhart, T.; Ogarko, V.; Luding, S.
    Multi-scale methods for multi-component granular materials.
    Computer Methods in Materials Science (2013) 13(2): 197-212.
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  • [17] Thornton, A.R.; Weinhart, T.; Luding, S.; Bokhove, O.
    Frictional dependence of shallow-granular flows from discrete particle simulations.
    The European Physical Journal E. (2012) 
    35:127.
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  • [15] Woodhouse, M.J.; Thornton, A.R.; Johnson, C.G.; Kokelaar, B.P. and Gray, J.M.N.T.
    Segregation-induced fingering instabilities in granular free-surface flows.
    Journal of Fluid Mechanics (2012) 
    709: 543-580.
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  • [14] Thornton, A.R.; Weinhart, T.; Luding, S. and Bokhove, O.
    Modeling of particle size segregation: Calibration using the discrete particle method.
    International Journal of Modern Physics C (2012) 23: 1240014.
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  • [13] Weinhart, T.; Thornton, A.R.; Luding, S.; Bokhove, O.
    Closure relations for shallow granular flows from particle simulations.
    Granular Matter (2012) 
    14: 531–552.
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  • [12] Weinhart, T.; Thornton, A.R.; Luding, S.; Bokhove, O.
    From discrete particles to continuum fields near a boundary.
    Granular Matter (2012) 14(2): 289-294.
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  • [9] González, S.; Thornton, A.R.; Luding, S.
    An event-driven algorithm for fractal cluster formation.
    Computer Physics Communications (2011) 
    182(9): 1842-1845.
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  • [7] Shearer, M.; Gray, J.M.N.T and Thornton, A.R.
    Stable solutions of a scalar conservation law for particle-size segregation in dense granular avalanches.
    European Journal of Applied Mathematics (2008) 19(1): 61-86.
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  • [6] McIntyre, M.; Rowe, E.L.; Shearer, M.; Gray, J.M.N.T and Thornton, A.R.
    Evolution of a Mixing Zone in Granular Avalanches.
    Applied Mathematics Research eXpress (2008). 
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  • [5] Thornton, A.R. and Gray, J.M.N.T.
    Breaking size segregation waves and particle recirculation in granular avalanches.
    Journal of Fluid Mechanics (2008) 596: 261-284.
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  • [4] Gray, J.M.N.T; Shearer, M.; Thornton, A.R.
    Time-dependent solutions for particle-size segregation in shallow granular avalanches.
    Proc Royal Soc. A (2006) 462: 947-972.
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  • [3] Thornton, A.R.; Gray J.M.N.T and Hogg, A.J.
    A three-phase mixture theory for particle size segregation in shallow granular free-surface flows.
    Journal of Fluid Mechanics (2006) 550: 1-25.
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  • [2] Gray, J.M.N.T.; Thornton, A.R.
    A theory for particle size segregation in shallow granular free-surface flows.
    Proc. Royal Soc. A. (2005) 461: 1447-1473.
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OTHER

  • [54] Thornton, A.R.; Post, M.; Orefice, L.; Rapino, P.; Roy, S.;  Polman, H.;  Shaheen, M.Y.; Naranjo, J.E.A.; Hongyang Cheng, H.; Jing, L.; Shi, H.; Mbaziira, J.; Roeplal, R.; Weinhart, T.
    Faster, more flexible particle simulations: The future of MercuryDPM
    Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Discrete Element Methods (2019)
  • [53] Shaheen, M.Y.;  Thornton, A.R.; Luding, S.; Weinhart, T.
    Discrete particle simulation of the spreading process in additive manufacturing
    Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Discrete Element Methods (2019)
  • [52] Weinhart, T. ; Post, M.;  Denissen, I.F.C.; Tunuguntla, D.R.;  Grannonio, E.;  Losacco, N.; Tsang, J.M.F; Barbosa, J. Den Otter, O.; Thornton, A.R.
    Fast, flexible particle simulations: an introduction to MercuryDPM
    Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Discrete Element Methods (2019)
  • [47] Tunuguntla, D.R.; Weinhart, T.; Thornton, A.R.
    Discrete particle simulations with MercuryDPM.
    Alert Doctoral School 2017 : Discrete Element Modeling: 181-209
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  • [45] Weinhart, T.;  Tunuguntla, D.R.; van Schrojenstein Lantman, M.P.; Denissen, I.F.C.; Windows-Yule, C.R.K.; Polman, H.; Tsang, J.M.F.; Jin, B.; Orefice, L.;  van der Vaart, K.; Roy, S.;  Shi, H.; Pagano, A.; den Breeijen, W.M.; Scheper, B.J.; Jarray, A.; Luding, S.; Thornton, A.R.
    MercuryDPM: Fast, flexible particle simulations in complex geomerties Part B: Applications.
    Particles 2017: 5th International Conference on Particle-Based Methods – Fundamentals and Applications (2017): 123-134.
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  • [43] Thornton, A.R.; Windows-Yule, K.; Parker, D.J.; Luding, S.
    An experimental, theoretical and event-driven computational study of narrow vibrofluidised granular materials.
    EPJ Web of Conferences (2017) 140: 15029.
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  • [42] Tunuguntla, D.R. and Thornton, A.R.
    Balancing size and density segregation in bidisperse dense granular flows.
    EPJ Web of Conferences (2017) 140: 03079.
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  • [41] Weinhart, T.; Tunuguntla, D.R.  van Schrojenstein-Lantman, M.P.;  van der Horn, A.J.; Denissen, I.F.C.; Windows-Yule, C.R.K; de Jong, A.C.; Thornton, A.R.
    MercuryDPM: A Fast and Flexible Particle Solver Part A: Technical Advances.
    In: Li X., Feng Y., Mustoe G. (eds) Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Discrete Element Methods. DEM 2016. Springer Proceedings in Physics (2017) 188: 1353-1360.
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  • [37] Weinhart, T.; Tunuguntla, D.R.; Thornton, A.R.; Luding, S.
    Physik der Lawinen
    Physik Journal (2016) 15(7): 31.
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  • [34] Weinhart, T.; Thornton, A.R.; Einav, I.
    Editorial: Modelling and computational challenges in granular materials.
    Computational Particle Mechanics (2016) 3(3): 291-292.
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  • [28] Bokhove, O.; van der Horn, A.; van der Meer, D.; Thornton, A. & Zweers, W.
    On wave-driven “shingle” beach dynamics in a table-top hele-shaw cell.
    Coastal Engineering Proceedings (2014) 1(34), sediment.41.
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  • [22] Thornton, A.R.; Krijgsman, D.; de Voortwis, A.; Ogarko, V.; Luding, S.; Fransen, R.; González, S.; Bokhove, O.; Imole, O.I.; Weinhart, T.
    A review of recent work on the Discrete Particle Method at the University of Twente: An introduction to the open- source package MercuryDPM.
    DEM 6 – International conference on Discrete Element Methods (2013): 50-56
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  • [21] Weinhart, T.; Luding, S.; Thornton, A.R.
    From discrete particles to continuum fields in mixtures.
    Powders & Grains (2013), AIP Conference Proceedings 1542: 1202-1205.
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  • [19] Thornton, A.R.; Krijgsman, D.; Fransen, R.H.A; González, S.; Tunuguntla, D.R.;  te Voortwis, A.; Luding, S.; Bokhove, O.; Weinhart, T.
    Mercury-DPM: Fast particle simulations in complex geometries.
    EnginSoft, Year 10, No1 (2013).
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  • [16] Bokhove, O. and Thornton, A.R. (2012) Shallow granular flows.
    Handbook of Environmental Fluid Dynamics, Volume One: Overview and Fundamentals. CRC Press: 545-556. ISBN 978-1-43981-669 1
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  • [11] Bokhove, O.; van der Horn, A.J.; van der Meer, D; Zweers, W. and Thornton, A.R.
    Breaking waves on a dynamic Hele-Shaw beach.
    3rd Int. Symp. on Shallow Flows, Iowa City, USA, June 4 – 6, 2012.
  • [10] Bokhove, O.; Gagarina, E; Zweers, W. and Thornton, A.R.
    Bore Soliton Splash -van spektakel tot oceaangolf?.
    Ned. Tijdschrift voor Natuurkunde (2011) 77(12): 446-450.
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  • [8] Thornton, A.R.; Weinhart, T.; Bokhove, O.; Bowen Z.; van der Sar, D.M. et al.
    Modeling and Optimization of Algae Growth.
    Proceedings of the 72nd European Study Group Mathematics with Industry (2010).
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  • [1] Thornton, A.R.
    A Study of Segregation in Granular Gravity Driven Free Surface Flows.
    PhD thesis (2005) Manchester.
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