Full Papers

8th International Conference on Discrete Element Methods

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15 – Hydrodynamics of Spouted Fluidized Beds with Different Injection Patterns using CFD-DEM. Behrad Esgandari, Shahab Golshan, Reza Zarghami, Rahmat Sotudeh-Gharebagh

16 – SEGREGATION OF BINARY GRANULAR MIXTURES DURING HEAP FORMATION IN A SIMPLIFIED MODEL OF BLAST FURNACE. Sandip H. Gharat

29 – DEVELOPMENT OF AN AUTOMATED MOBILE DEM CALIBRATION UNIT. Fabian Westbrink, Alexander Elbel and Andreas Schwung 

41 – Simulation Analysis and Experimental Evaluation of Tractive Performance of Pneumatic Tire on Granular Terrain Based on DEM-FEM. Peng Yang, Mengyan Zang and Haiyang Zeng

42 – FASTER, MORE FLEXIBLE, PARTICLE SIMULATIONS: THE FUTURE OF MERCURYDPM. Anthony R Thornton, Mitchel Post, Luca Orefice, Paolo Rapino, Sudeshna Roy, Harmen Polman, M. Yousef Shaheen, Juan E. Alvarez Naranjo, Hongyang Cheng, J.M.F. Tsang, Lu Jing, Hao Shi, Julius Mbaziira, Raïsa Roeplal, Thomas Weinhart

44 – FAST, FLEXIBLE PARTICLE SIMULATIONS: AN INTRODUCTION TO MERCURYDPM. Thomas Weinhart, Mitchel Post, Irana FC Denissen, Deepak R Tunuguntla, Elena Grannonio, Nunzio Losacco, Joao Barbosa, Wouter den Otter, Anthony R Thornton

47 – NUMERICAL MODELLING OF CONE PENETRATION TEST USING BOUNDARY-SPHEROPOLYGON ELEMENT METHOD. Yupeng Jiang, Fernando Alonso-Marroquin

48 – INVESTIGATING THE NON-UNIQUENESS OF CRITICAL SOLID FRACTION CONSIDERING STRAIN-RATE EFFECTS. Mingze Xu, Zixin Zhang, Xin Huang, Kevin J. Hanley

50 – A HYBRID APPROACH TO INCLUDE FLUID CONTRIBUTION TO CONDUCTIVE HEAT TRANSFER IN DENSE GRANULAR SYSTEMS. Andrew M. Hobbs and Jin Y. Ooi

51 – DISCRETE ELEMENT SIMULATION OF WIRE-MESH RETAINING SYSTEMS: AN INSIGHT INTO THE MECHANICAL BEHAVIOUR. Gabrieli Fabio, Pol Antonio

55 – INVESTIGATION OF DYNAMIC MOORING MODEL AND MOTION RESPONSES OF MOORED FLOATING BODY USING MPS-DEM COUPLING METHOD. Yijie Sun, Guang Xi, Zhongguo Sun

57 – Numerical Investigation of Wire Icing Mechanism Using Particle Method. Qixin Liu, Zhongguo Sun, Yijie Sun, Kai Zhang and Guang Xi

60 – A MODULAR AND EXTENSIBLE SOFTWARE ARCHITECTURE FOR PARTICLE DYNAMICS. Sebastian Eibl, Ulrich Rude

67 – TOWARDS A DISCRETE ELEMENT METHOD TO PREDICT THE THERMO-MECHANICAL BEHAVIOR AND THE DAMAGE OF CONTINUOUS MEDIA DURING A DRYING PROCESS. Alhajj Hassan Ghassan, Leclerc Willy, Haddad Hamza, Pelegris Christine, Guessasma Mohamed, Bellenger Emmanuel

69 – MODELLING OF BALLASTED TRACKS: DISCRETE-CONTINUUM APPROACH. Trung Ngoc Ngo, Buddhima Indraratna

99 – DYNAMICS OF DISCRETE WET GRANULAR AVALANCHES IN A ROTARY DRUM. Jens H. Kasper, Vanessa Magnanimo and Ahmed Jarray

103 – IMPLEMENTATION OF JKR CONTACT MODEL IN LIGGGHTS. Furkhat Khamitov, Nguyen Hop Minh, Yong Zhao, Sai Cheong Fok

125 – ENERGY DISSIPATION DUE TO PARTICLE SIZE AND SHAPE IN A SHEARED GRANULAR MIXTURE. Junius André F. Balista, Gerald G. Pereira and Paul W. Cleary

131 – Biomass Pellet Breakage: A Comparison Between Contact Models. Hamid Gilvari, Wiebren de Jong, Dingena L. Schott

133 – CALIBRATION OF COHESIVE DEM PARAMETERS UNDER RAPID FLOW CONDITIONS AND LOW CONSOLIDATION STRESSES. Mohsin Ajmal, Thomas Rößler, Micheal Carr and Andre Katterfeld

145 – STANDARD PROCEDURE FOR THE CALIBRATION OF DEM PARAMETERS OF COHESIONLESS BULK MATERIALS. Andre Katterfeld and Thomas Rössler

153 – WAVE PROPAGATION IN SAND- DISCRETE ELEMENT MODELLING AND PIV ANALYSIS. Balamonica K, Toh Kai Yang, Goh Siang Huat

160 – Minimization of wear in a transfer chute by geometric optimization of convex pattern surface: A DEM study. Yunpeng Yan, Wouter Vreeburg, Guangming Chen and Dingena Schott

177 – TILLAGE EFFECT ON SOIL STRUCTURE – PREDICTING FRAGMENTATION PROPERTIES. Luís Alfredo Pires Barbosa

181 – NUMERICAL TECHNIQUES FOR THE FAST GENERATION OF SAMPLES USING THE PARTICLE REFINEMENT METHOD. Yaseen U Sharif, Matteo O Ciantia, Michael J Brown, Jonathan A Knappett and Jonathan Ball

191 – MODELLING OF GRANULAR FLOW ON MICRO- AND MACROSCOPIC SCALES WITH CALIBRATION USING EXPERIMENTAL AND NUMERICAL SETUPS. Robert Hesse, Dominik Gilberg, Konrad Steiner and Sergiy Antonyuk

204 – A DEM APPROACH FOR MODELING BIOMASS FAST PYROLYSIS IN A DOUBLE AUGER REACTOR. Fenglei Qi

208 – CRITICAL TIME STEP FOR DEM SIMULATIONS USING A HERTZIAN CONTACT MODEL AND EULER INTEGRATOR. Di Peng, Shane J. Burns and Kevin J. Hanley

216 – A MICROMECHANICAL, μUNSAT, APPROACH FOR WET GRANULAR SOILS. Jerome Duriez, Sacha Duverger and Richard Wan

217 – AN OPEN FRAMEWORK FOR THE SIMULATION OF COUPLED THERMO-HYDRO-MECHANICAL PROCESSES IN DISCRETE ELEMENT SYSTEMS. Caulk, Robert A. and Chareyre Bruno

225 – YADE’S (UNDENIABLE) TRANSFORMATION INTO A MODEL PROJECT OF OPTIMIZATION, MULTI-PHYSICS COUPLINGS, AND USER SUPPORT. Robert A. Caulk, Janek Kozicki, Deepak Kunhappan, Raphael Maurin, Eduard P. Montella, Thomas Sweijen, Chao Yuan, Bruno Chareyre

226 – EXAMINING ROLLER SCREEN PERFORMANCE TO CATEGORIZE IRON ORE GREEN PELLETS TO OPTIMIZE PELLET INDURATION. Dmytro Cherepakha, Jerome Johnson and Anton Kulchitsky

227 – A HYBRID PORE NETWORK – LBM METHOD FOR INTEGRATING FLOW OF IMMISCIBLE PHASES IN DEM. Bruno Chareyre, Eduard P. Montella, Chao Yuan, Antonio Gens

230 – NETWORK ANALYSIS OF VELOCITY FIELDS IN MOVING GRANULAR MEDIA. Robertas Navakas, Algis Dziugys, Edgaras Misiulis, Gediminas Skarbalius

238 – ANALYSIS OF EFFECTS OF STRUCTURAL DISORDER ON GRAIN BREAKAGE WITH DEM. Quanshui Huang, Wei Zhou, Gang Ma and Kun Xu

242 – NUMERICAL ANALYSIS OF DEGRADATION EVOLUTION OF STRUCTURAL LOESS UNDER LOADING AND WETTING BY DISCRETE ELEMENT METHOD. Mingjing Jiang, Guowen Lu and Tao Li

243 – A THREE-DIMENSIONAL THERMAL-HYDRO-MECHANICAL-CHEMICAL BOND CONTACT MODEL FOR METHANE HYDRATE BEARING SEDIMENTS. Mingjing Jiang, Ruohan Sun and Wenhao Du

244 – MICROMECHANICAL STUDY ON THE COMPRESSION BEHAVIOUR OF SAND-RUBBER PARTICLE MIXTURES CONSIDERING GRAIN-SCALE DEFORMABILITY. Mohsen Asadi, Klaus Thoeni and Ahmad Mahboubi

255 – BLAZEDEM-GPU FOR SIMULATIONS WHERE PARTICLE SHAPE MATTERS. Nicolin Govender, Daniel N. Wilke

257 – BLAZEDEM-GPU ENABLING AN INTERACTIVE SIMULATION PARADIGM. Daniel N. Wilke, Nicolin Govender

259 – CRITICAL STATE BEHAVIOUR OF GRANULAR MATERIALS. Md. Mizanur Rahman, Hoang B. K. Nguyen, Hung-Chun Wang and Md. Arif Shahriar

263 – MODELLING A PROPELLER IN VARIOUS LIQUIDS WITH CFD-DEM COUPLED SIMULATION METHOD. Ádám Faller, Márton Tóth, Dániel Horváth, Kornél Tamás

268 – INTEGRATED DEM AND SPH MODEL OF WOODY DEBRIS INTERACTION WITH RIVER INFRASTRUCTURE. Anton V. Kulchitsky, Jerome B. Johnson, Jeremy L. Kasper, and Paul X. Duvoy

272 – USING DEM SIMULATION TO ELIMINATE DIAMOND DAMAGE IN A PARTICLE SORTING MACHINE. Surika J. Bezuidenhout and Garry R. Morrison

274 – DISCRETE PARTICLE SIMULATION OF THE SPREADING PROCESS IN ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING. M.Y. Shaheen, A.R. Thornton, S. Luding, T. Weinhart

275 – Particle-Fluid Flow and Transport Between Rough Surface Boundaries. Ingrid Tomac, Ph.D. and Brian D. Yamashiro, MS

276 – A PARTICLE COLLISION SELECTION METHOD BASED ON MONTE CARLO METHOD. Yang Kun

286 – APPLICATIONS OF A DEM-MBD COUPLED MODEL OF A VIBRATING SCREEN IN VIBRATION ANALYSIS. Manuel Moncada M., Cristian G. Rodriguez Fernando Betancourt C.

291 – OSCILLATING DISC TECHNOLOGY FOR ROCK EXCAVATION. Grashof, B.G., Alvarez Grima, M., Schott, D.L. & Helmons, R.L.J.

 

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