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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.
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.
Optimizing pharmaceutical manufacturing processes using EDEM simulation
This post discusses the challenges of handling and processing particulates and how EDEM can help better understand and optimize processes such as die filling, mixing, tablet coating and tabletting.
Analyzing the operation and design of a Jaw Crusher using EDEM simulation software
Find out how EDEM can be used to simulate the crushing process and the type of analysis that can be performed with the software.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Optimizing the design of Armored Face Conveyors at Joy Global
Daniel Sharpe, AFC Development Engineer, and David Jones, Design Engineer at Joy Global explain how they deploy EDEM software in the design of Armored Face Conveyors used in underground mining and how it has become a key part of the design process.