Blog & News
A festive postcard from EDEM
Happy Holidays from the whole EDEM team! Watch our special virtual postcard.
Engineering placement at EDEM: Pedro Damas’ story
This year the EDEM engineering team was joined by Pedro Damas, who embarked on an 8-month journey with us. Hear what Pedro has to say about his placement experience with EDEM simulation.
Using ‘EDEM for ANSYS’ software to understand loading of a bulldozer blade during operation
Find out how EDEM for ANSYS can be used to optimize loading of a dozer operating at a coal mine by including realistic and high-fidelity loads in ANSYS Mechanical.
Engineering internships at Astec: a win-win story
Hear from Andrew Hobbs, CFD/DEM engineer at Astec, Inc. about the benefits of taking on engineering interns and find out more about the interns' experience and their feedback on the use of EDEM simulation software as an engineering tool.
How to apply realistic material loads in Finite Element Analysis and Multi-body Dynamics simulations – Webinar series
Designing heavy equipment? Find out how to replace hand calculations and assumptions with realistic bulk material loads in your FEA and MBD simulations with our 'EDEM for CAE' software tools.
World-leading collaborators to optimize particulate products
Article published by Centre for Process Innovation (CPI)
EDEM announces new co-simulation solution with multi-body dynamics package RecurDyn
New EDEM-RecurDyn co-simulation solution enables engineers to introduce realistic bulk material behaviors to their multi-body dynamics simulations - providing key insight into equipment-material interactions.
Transformative technology – Dr Jin Ooi reveals how digital element modelling is revolutionizing process industries
Article published in International Process Engineering
Calibrating DEM simulations of cohesive solids with the Uniaxial Powder Tester
Dr. John P. Morrissey of the University of Edinburgh discusses the challenges of characterizing the flowability of fine granular materials and explains the suitability of the Uniaxial Powder Tester as a DEM calibration tool for cohesive powders.
EDEM collaborates with Dassault Systemes to deliver new coupling application for optimizing heavy equipment design
New coupling solution between EDEM and Abaqus enables engineers designing heavy equipment to include realistic bulk material loads in their Finite Element Analysis.
Simulating complex cohesive materials in EDEM
Bulk materials are complex in nature and simulating their flow can be challenging. In this post we introduce a new contact model available in EDEM 2018 that can simulate complex cohesive materials such as fine dry powders, soil and ore fines.