Download this 

Technical Report to learn about:

  • Challenges in powder calibration
  • Calibration procedure
  • Factors affecting powder behavior in calibration
  • Basic scaling up rules
  • Guide for representative calibration tests
  • Recommended calibration tests per application 

Powders are at the core of numerous applications in the pharmaceutical, additive manufacturing, chemicals and other process manufacturing industries.

The Discrete Element Method (DEM) has proven to be a great predictive tool for simulating processes in the powder handling industries and powder calibration is an important step towards realistic DEM simulations. However, it is also a genuine barrier for DEM applications.

This technical report discusses the latest challenges and advances in powder simulation, and provides guidelines for calibration.

Calibrating DEM Models 

for Powder Simulation 

Challenges, Advances & Guidelines

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EDEM is the market-leading software for bulk material simulation.

Powered by state-of-the-art Discrete Element Modeling (DEM) technology, EDEM quickly and accurately simulates and analyzes the behavior of bulk materials such as coal, mined ores, soil, tablet, and powders.

EDEM simulation provides engineers with crucial insight into how bulk materials will interact with their equipment during a range of operation and process conditions.

Since November 2019, EDEM has been part of Altair.

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