Research Spotlights – latest projects using EDEM
Our academic users are sharing their research! Find out how EDEM is being used in a wide range of engineering disciplines.
Application of DEM to simulate a cone crusher
A guest post about the applicability of using EDEM to model the crushing of iron ore and optimize the performance of a cone crusher in the mining industry.
Bringing Discrete Element Modelling to the Classroom at Budapest University of Technology and Economics
In this guest post, our academic user Ádám Kovács shares his experience using EDEM software as a teaching tool as part of a course on Agricultural Materials.
5 things EDEM users want (and what we are doing about it)
Speed, customization, visualization... Find out what key features and enhancements EDEM users are asking for and more importantly - how we are addressing those requests and needs.
Investigating the Blend Homogeneity inside a Bin Blender using Discrete Element Method
In this guest post, researchers of Rutgers University explain how they used EDEM to simulate an industrial scale tumbling bin blender and study its mixing dynamics.
Breaking new ground – Using EDEM and Adams to increase the accuracy of system level simulations in less time and effort
In this guest post, Darren Simoni of DSIM Technologies shares a case study of a skid-steer loader design using EDEM-Adams co-simulation.
Simulate faster with the new EDEM GPU solver
EDEM Product Manager discusses the benefits of using the new EDEM GPU engine, what increase in performance to expect for simulations as well as providing recommendations when it comes to choosing a graphics card.
Analysis of continuous operation of conical screen mill to optimize its performance
In this guest post, researchers of New Jersey Institute of Technology report on the applicability of EDEM to understand the performance of a conical screen mill, and how it can be employed to study Residence Time Distribution in powder processes.
Mobility of Rock Avalanches
In this guest post Bruno Cagnoli, scientist at the Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia in Italy, discusses the challenge of predicting the mobility of geophysical flows and how EDEM simulation can help better understand granular flows.
A meeting of minds
Ken Adamson of Bentley and Ian Williamson of EDEM explain how both companies' leading technologies can be combined to change the way that the design and engineering of Bulk Materials Handling systems in the mining industry is done.
Get hands-on experience using EDEM with our online tutorials
As part of our EDEM eLearning initiative, we are pleased to offer a new type of resource in the form of online tutorials that will provide you with hands-on experience of EDEM and its key capabilities.
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.