Blog & News
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.
Evaluating Road Graders design and performance at XCMG using EDEM simulation software
Learn how EDEM can be used to simulate grader applications such as flattening, ditching and scraping and the type of analysis that can be done with it.
Season’s Greeting Video: EDEM’s Holiday Race!
Happy Holidays! Watch our special ‘EDEM's Holiday race’ video!
Altair Releases Altair EDEM 2020 for Faster Workflows and Faster Results
EDEM 2020 allows for faster workflows and includes new tools for quicker and even easier simulation set-up. New coupling solutions with other CAE tools are also introduced.
Simulating evaporation with the EDEM-Fluent coupling
Find out more about the latest enhancements to the EDEM-Fluent coupling that include a new chemical species transfer capability in this guest post by Andrew Hobbs, Chief DEM/CFD Engineer at Astec, Inc.