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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.
EDEM Announces New Distributor Agreement with SMARTTECH in Brazil
EDEM, the Discrete Element Method (DEM) specialist and market leader, has signed a new distributor agreement with SMARTTECH to support sales of EDEM software in Brazil.
EDEM and The Barnes Group Advisors Announce Collaboration to Advance the Use of Simulation in Additive Manufacturing
EDEM and The Barnes Group Advisors announced a collaboration agreement to advance the use of simulation to aid design decisions for equipment and processes in the additive manufacturing industry.
Designing reliable transfer chutes with bulk material simulation: a project by Greentechnical
In this guest post, Stephan Roos discusses how bulk materials handling experts Greentechnical harness DEM simulation to address their clients' challenges and presents one of their transfer chute re-design projects.
5 tips for creating great videos in EDEM
Find out how to make more realistic and dynamic videos in EDEM with those 5 key features. We'll show you how to use them with our step-by-step videos!
EDEM relocates corporate headquarters
EDEM has moved its headquarters to a new office in Edinburgh, UK.
Designing construction and mining equipment – shorten design cycles and optimize equipment performance with bulk material simulation
This post looks at the challenges of designing construction and mining equipment and how bulk material simulation technology can be used for the design, performance analysis, and optimization of dump trucks, excavators, loaders, dozers and more.
Build it Beefy or Outsmart Your Component Durability Optimization with EDEM for Adams?
In this guest post, Darren Simoni of DSIM Technologies explains the benefits of adding realistic bulk material loads within Adams multi-body dynamics in the design of grab buckets for increased confidence of structural durability predictions.
Agricultural Machinery Design – how bulk material simulation can accelerate the design process and improve machine performance
This post discusses the challenges of designing agricultural machinery and how bulk material simulation technology can be used for the design, performance testing, and optimization of combine harvesters, tillage tools, fertilizer equipment and more.