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Bulk Materials Handling Award for Innovation received for development of Generic EDEM Material Model Database
Dr. David Curry, Principal Engineer at EDEM has been awarded the Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) Bulk Materials Handling Award for Innovation for his work to invent and guide development of the Generic EDEM Material Model Database.
Simulating fluidized beds accurately using EDEM coupled with ANSYS Fluent
Validation is a crucial part of any numerical simulation. This post demonstrates the accuracy of an EDEM-Fluent simulation of a fluidized bed against theoretical and experimental data.
Simulating Elasto-Plastic-Adhesive Contact Deformation in EDEM
In this guest post, the Ghadiri Research Group reports on a new contact model they developed to simulate the complex behavior of bulk solids such as cohesive powders.
From weeks to hours – how GPU technology is changing the face of Discrete Element Modeling
Simulating millions of particles in hours is now reality thanks to the powerful EDEM GPU solver combined with the latest graphic cards.
Predicting Drill Wear using the Discrete Element Method
Drilling is a key operation in the construction of numerous structures. The Discrete Element Method enables engineers to simulate and predict wear on drilling tools, which is vital in order to achieve optimal drilling performance.
EDEM makes bulk material simulation available to users of LMS Virtual.Lab Motion multi-body solution
New EDEM for LMS Virtual.Lab Motion enables engineers to include realistic bulk material loads as standard in LMS Virtual.Lab Motion multi-body solution without the need for DEM knowledge or expertise in bulk material simulation.
Calculating loads for Finite Element Analysis and Multi-body Dynamics simulations – the good, the bad and the ugly
How confident are you in your current way of calculating loads? In this post we discuss traditional approaches and introduce a better alternative.
EDEM brings bulk material simulation to users of Adams multi-body dynamics
New EDEM for Adams tool enables engineers to add realistic bulk material loads as standard in Adams system dynamics without the need for DEM knowledge or expertise in bulk material simulation.
How to simulate bulk material behavior for optimized equipment design?
Learn how you can include the impact of bulk materials on your equipment in your simulations with the Discrete Element Method.
New ‘EDEM for Postdoc’ program – supporting research in the field of Discrete Element Modeling
New initiative offers free EDEM software license to help academics secure research funding.