Blog & News
Modeling geometry deformation due to abrasive and erosive wear in EDEM
Learn about the wear modeling capabilities available in EDEM and how the Archard and Oka wear models can be applied to predict abrasive and erosive wear.
Advanced Granular Material DOE and Optimization with Altair EDEM and Altair HyperStudy
Read about the development of a new workflow that enables an automated exchange of information between EDEM and HyperStudy, and allows users to explore EDEM simulations and results in an entirely new way.
Breaking Ground with the new Tavares Breakage Model
Learn about the latest in particle breakage technology with the Tavares model that combines efficient methods for calculating the energy of the system and applies an innovative particle replacement approach to deliver accurate results.
Advanced Forming Research Centre uses Altair EDEM™ to determine the powder deposition process in Laser Metal Deposition Additive Manufacturing
In this guest blog post, find out how the University of Strathclyde MEng Student Project Group use EDEM to determine the powder deposition process in Laser Metal Deposition Additive Manufacturing.
Designing guillotine valves to control mineral flow using EDEM software – a case study by Blue Ocean
In this guest post from Blue Ocean Engineer learn how EDEM was used to optimize the design of guillotine valves that control the flow of bulk material for silo discharge.
Evaluating tire design and performance of agricultural machinery for soil interaction using Altair EDEM™
In this guest post from the Prometeon Tyre Group, learn more about a recent collaboration project that explores the potential of EDEM software technology to simulate tire-soil interaction in off-road environments
Using EDEM bulk material simulation for the design & optimization of conveyor transfer equipment
Article written in Dry Cargo International
Simulating a powder dosing system in additive manufacturing with EDEM: material model calibration approach and results
Find out how EDEM and The Barnes Group Advisors successfully calibrated material models for two powders of different flowability to understand the mechanics of a powder dosing system and the effect of powder properties on it.
Solving powder handling issues using granular material simulation
This post discusses the challenges of handling and processing powders and how EDEM simulation can help better understand and optimize processes such as mixing, spreading, compaction and milling.
Faster calibration with the EDEM Calibration Kit
Discover the EDEM Calibration Kit - a collection of EDEM simulations of standard bulk solids characterization instruments that can be used to automate a large part of the EDEM material model calibration workflow.
Analyzing the operation and design of an autogenous mill using EDEM software in collaboration with Tega Industries
Find out how EDEM was used to simulate a full-scale mill and the analysis that can be performed with it to enable optimization of the mill’s design and operation.