This presentation provides an introduction to the Discrete Element Method (DEM) and its application to solve powder processing challenges. Use cases presented include the use of Altair EDEM to simulate a twin screw extruder as well as a proof of concept study using EDEM with CFD to investigate pneumatic conveying.
Presented at the 2nd Altair Academic Outreach Event in June 2021
Speaker: Dr. Akeem Olaleye, Research Fellow, University of Limerick
Duration: 17 minutes