Blog & News
A new breakage model for accurate simulation of particle damage and fragmentation
The EDEM Breakage model (based on Tavares, UFRJ) is able to address the different mechanisms of breakage including both surface damage and fragmentation.
Winners of EDEM Visualization Contest announced
EDEM users showcase their simulation expertise with advanced and innovative applications. Check the winners of this year's contest!
MMD uses EDEM simulation to assist design of innovative landmine clearance rig
Mining Machinery Developments (MMD) used EDEM simulation software to assist them in the design of a revolutionary landmine clearance rig that they donated to The HALO Trust, the world’s largest humanitarian mine clearance organization.
How to optimize your multi-body solution to get faster results in less time – the experience of an expert Adams user
Darren Simoni, Principal at DSIM Technologies, talks through his experience as an expert MBD user and the benefits he has discovered when coupling EDEM with Adams.
U.S. Food and Drug Administration purchases EDEM simulation software to drive innovation in pharmaceutical manufacturing and research
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), an agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, has purchased EDEM for pharmaceutical development research.
EDEM 2018.2 release highlights
EDEM 2018.2 introduces some new features and enhancements and continues to expand the capabilities of the GPU solver to pursue full parity between the CPU solver and the GPU solver. Here are the top 5 highlights of this release.
Simulating powders in EDEM with the Powders Starter Pack
The Powders Starter Pack is a useful starting point for anyone needing to simulate the complex nature of powders. It consists of a selection of 9 example material models focusing on small particle sizes and representing a range of powder-materials.
Choosing Hardware for EDEM– how to avoid turning a thoroughbred into a donkey
Our technical team provides recommendations when it comes to choosing a processor (CPU), graphic card (GPU), memory and hard drive for running EDEM simulations.
New DEM Powder Calibration initiative to improve simulation of powder handling processes
Leading organizations and experts from industry and academia worldwide share experience and know-how on powder calibration techniques for simulating powder-handling processes in the pharmaceutical, additive manufacturing and chemicals industries.
First granular material simulation technology on ANSYS app store with release of ‘EDEM for ANSYS’
EDEM for ANSYS is now available on the ANSYS app store - making bulk material simulation directly accessible to ANSYS Mechanical users.