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Aguirre, Maria Alejandra
CONICET & Grupo de Medios Porosos, Facultad de Ingeniería, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Arch size distribution in a two-dimensional pile of disks
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Ahmadian, H
Institute of Particle Science and Engineering, University of Leeds, United Kingdom
Mechanical Failure of Grains in Sheared Granular Media: Effect of Size Ratio
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Alonso-Marroquin, Fernando
ESSCC, the Univ. of Queensland, Australia
Calibration of DEM simulation: Unconfined Compressive Test and Brazilain Tensile Test
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 
DEM simulation of comminution: Fragmentation and size distribution
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 
Micromechanical aspects of granular ratcheting
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 2B: Force Transmission Simulation and Theory  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 3:45 pm
 
New perspectives for Discrete Element Modeling: Merging Computational Geometry and Molecular Dynamics.
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

ALVES-FERNANDES, Vinicius
SNCF, France
Shear strength properties of thin three-dimensional polyhedral granular interface
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Amon, Axelle
Institut de Physique de Rennes, France
Shear Instabilities in Bidisperse Granular Flows
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Arroyo Alvarez de Toledo, Marcos
Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya, Spain
Homogeneity and symmetry in DEM models of cone penetration
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 4B: Bi-/Tri-axial/Shear Tests and Sound  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 4:30 pm
 

Aste, Tomaso
The Australian National University, Australia
The pursuit of loosest packing
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Atman, Allbens P. F.
Departamento de Física e Matemática, CEFET-MG, Brazil
Transitions in the response of a granular layer
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Azema, Emilien
LMGC, Université Montpellier 2, France
Quasistatic behavior and force transmission in packing of irregular polyhedral particles.
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 2A: Packings and Force Transmission Experiments  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 1:30 pm
 

Baran, Oleh
DEM Solutions, United States
DEM simulation of a Schulze ring shear tester
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Bardet, Jean-Pierre
University of Southern California, United States
Mechanical and Hydraulic Properties of Wax-Coated Sands for Sport Surfaces
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Barreto, Daniel
Imperial College London, United Kingdom
Quantifying the Evolution of Soil Fabric Under Different Stress Paths
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 3A: Geomaterials, Soil-Testing and Jamming  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 9:00 am
 

Behringer, Bob
Duke University, United States
Logarithmic strengthening of granular materials with rate
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Behringer, R. P.
Duke University, United States
Jamming and Flow in 2D Hoppers
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 3A: Geomaterials, Soil-Testing and Jamming  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 9:00 am
 

Blanche, Dalloz-Dubrujeaud
Aix-Marseille Université / IUSTI-CNRS UMR 6595, France
Compaction of Ductile and Fragile Grains
Wednesday, July 15, 2009:  Session 5: Compaction  -  Wednesday, July 15, 2009 9:00 am
 

Bonnefoy, Olivier
Ecole nationale superieure des mines de saint-etienne, France
Convective Flow in a Horizontally Vibrated 3D Granular Packing
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Bourrier, Franck
Cemagref; UR ETNA, France
Numerical definition of the bouncing of a particle on a granular layer
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 9: Granular Gases  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 1:30 pm
 

Bouvard, Didier
Laboratoire SIMAP-GPM2, Grenoble INP/CNRS/UJF, France
Coupling of in situ X-ray microtomography observations with Discrete Element simulations – Application to powder sintering
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Brendel, Lothar
University Duisburg-Essen, Germany
Shear Band Patterns in Biaxially Sheared Granular Media
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 4B: Bi-/Tri-axial/Shear Tests and Sound  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 4:30 pm
 

BREUL, Pierre
Blaise Pascal University, France
Penetration test modelling in a coarse granular medium
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Busignies, Virginie
Centre d'Etudes Pharmaceutiques, France
Mechanical properties of compacts made with binary mixtures of pharmaceutical excipients of 3 different kinds
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Calvert, Graham
Institute of Particle Science and Engineering, United Kingdom
Mechanistic Analysis and Computer Simulation of the Aerodynamic Dispersion of Loose aggregates: Effect of Surface Energy
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 4B: Bi-/Tri-axial/Shear Tests and Sound  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 4:30 pm
 

Cambou, Bernard
INRETS, France
Evolution of internal variables in granular materials throughout cyclic loadings
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 2B: Force Transmission Simulation and Theory  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 3:45 pm
 

Campbell, Charles
Univesity of Southern California, United States
Elastic Flows of Ellipsoidal Particles
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 6A: Granular Liquids  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 9:00 am
 

Cao, Hong Phong
LaMCoS / INSA Lyon, France
Impact of interaction laws and particle modeling in Discrete Element Simulations
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Castellanos, Antonio
University of Seville, Spain
Extension of Geldart’s diagram to fluidizable fine and ultrafine particles
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 
Mechanical strength of humidified glass beads
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Cavarretta, Ignazio
Imperial College, United Kingdom
Applying 2D shape analysis techniques to granular materials with 3D particle geometries
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Chang, Ching
University of Massachusetts, United States
Some Issues in Micromechanical Modeling for Granular Assembly
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 3B: Continuum Modeling  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 11:00 am
 

CHANUT, Benoit
Cemagref, France
Mean force on a wall overflowed by dense granular avalanches: discrete numerical simulations
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Chareyre, Bruno
Grenoble University, France
Micro-statics and micro-kinematics of capillary phenomena in dense granular materials
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 8A: Cohesion  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 9:00 am
 

Chaudhuri, Bodhisattwa
University of Connecticut, United States
Mixing Study in a Multi-dimensional Motion Mixer.
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 6B: Silos, Granulation, Mixing, and Segregation  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 10:45 am
 

Cheng, Yi Pik
University College London, United Kingdom
DEM investigation of particle size distribution effect on direct shear behaviour of granular agglomerates
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 4B: Bi-/Tri-axial/Shear Tests and Sound  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 4:30 pm
 

Chen, Jian
The University of Electrocommunications, Tokyo, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Intelligent Systems, Japan
History Dependence of the density Distribution in Granular Heaps
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 2A: Packings and Force Transmission Experiments  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 1:30 pm
 

Chester, Shawn
New Jersey Institute of Technology, United States
Discrete Element Simulations of Floor Pressure due to a Granular Material in a Cylindrical Vessel
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 2B: Force Transmission Simulation and Theory  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 3:45 pm
 

Cody, George
ExxonCorporateResearch-Retired, United States
Dependence of Particle Fluctuation Velocity on Gas Flow, and Particle Diameter in Gas Fluidized Beds of Monodispersed Spheres in the Geldart B and A Fluidization Regimes
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 8B: Particles and Gas/Fluid  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 10:45 am
 

Cole, David
ERDC-CRREL, United States
Contact mechanics of naturally occurring grains: Experiments and discrete element modeling
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 4A: Bi-/Tri-axial and Shear Tests  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 2:30 pm
 

Combe, Gaël
Grenoble Universités, France
Acoustic tensor criterion for a DEM-FEM two scale approach of the behaviour of granular materials
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 
Experimental and numerical study of the response of granular layer in the trap-door problem
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 6B: Silos, Granulation, Mixing, and Segregation  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 10:45 am
 
Influence of the grains shape on the mechanical behaviour of granular materials
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 
Mechanical behavior of mixtures of circular and rectangular 2D particles
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Creyssels, Mathieu
Ecole normale supérieure de Lyon, France
Experiment and Theory of the Electrical Conductivity of a Compressed Granular Metal.
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Daniels, Karen
Department of Physics, North Carolina State University, United States
Boundary conditions and event scaling of granular stick-slip events
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

de Ryck, Alain
Ecole des Mines d'Albi-Carmaux, France
Internal avalanche in a granular media
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Delaney, Gary
CSIRO, Australia
Fundamental relations between particle shape and the macroscopic properties of granular packings
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 7B: Particle Properties  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 3:45 pm
 

Delannay, Renaud
Université Rennes1, France
Rheology of Confined Granular Flows : from Gas to Glass
Wednesday, July 15, 2009:  Session 5: Compaction  -  Wednesday, July 15, 2009 9:00 am
 

Delenne, Jean-Yves
Universite Montpellier 2, Laboratoire de Mecanique et Genie Civil, UMR CNRS 5508, France
A numerical model for transition from liquid to solid bonding in cohesive granular media
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Descornet, Guy
Belgian Road Research Centre, Belgium
A micro-mechanical, statistical model of a random assembly of rigid disks under quasi-static deformation
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Dijksman, Joshua
Leiden University, Netherlands
Rheology of weakly vibrated granular materials.
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Diplas, Panayiotis
Dept. of Civil Engineering, Virginia Tech, United States
The Role of Turbulence on the Initiation of Sediment Movement
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 8B: Particles and Gas/Fluid  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 10:45 am
 

Divoux, Thibaut
Université de Lyon, Laboratoire de Physique, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, CNRS, France
Ageing of a granular pile induced by thermal cycling
Wednesday, July 15, 2009:  Session 5: Compaction  -  Wednesday, July 15, 2009 9:00 am
 

Donahue, Carly
University of Colorado, United States
Stokes Cradle: Wetted Particle Collisions
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Donze, Frederic Victor
Ecole Centrale de Lyon, France
From static response to impact loading in soils: a Discrete Element Method analysis
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Dutt, Meenakshi
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, United States
A Particle-Substrate Numerical Model for a quasi-2D Driven Dissipative Granular Gas
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 
Numerical Model for Ultra-fine Particles in the Absence and Presence of Gravity
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 
The Effect of Particle Size Dispersity in Dense Granular Packings on the Void Structure and the Interparticle Contact Frictional State
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Ebata, Hiroyuki
The University of Tokyo, Japan
Dynamics of expanding holes in vertically vibrated wet granules
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 7B: Particle Properties  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 3:45 pm
 

Erpelding, Marion
Institut de Physique de Rennes, France
Interferometric measurements of small deformations of granular materials
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Espin, M J
University of Seville, Spain
Alternating field electronanofluidization
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Estrada, Nicolas
Departamento de Ingeniería Civil y Ambiental, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia
Shear strength and fabric properties in granular media with interlocked particles
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Evesque, Pierre
Lab MSSMat, umr8579 cnrs, ECP, France
Can percolation model describe the evolution of mechanical properties of compacts of binary systems?
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 
Porous structure of pharmaceutical tablets studied using PGSTE-NMR technique
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Favier, Lionel
Université Joseph Fourier (UJF), France
Validation of a DEM granular flow model aimed at forecasting snow avalanche pressure
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 2B: Force Transmission Simulation and Theory  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 3:45 pm
 

Fonseca, Joana
Imperial College London, United Kingdom
Image segmentation techniques for granular materials
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 2A: Packings and Force Transmission Experiments  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 1:30 pm
 

Frédéric-Victor, Donzé
Laboratoire 3S-R, France
Numerical simulations of isostatic and die compaction of powder by the discrete element method
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Froiio, Francesco
Ecole Centrale de Lyon, France
Incremental response of granular materials: DEM results
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 4A: Bi-/Tri-axial and Shear Tests  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 2:30 pm
 

Galindo, Sergio
Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia
Effect of the heating of the intergranular water on the softening of a granular shear band: a micromechanical study.
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Garza-Cruz, Tryana
Colorado School of Mines, United States
Modeling the Deformation-Failure Mechanisms of Thin Hollow Glass Microspheres
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 7B: Particle Properties  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 3:45 pm
 

Göncü, Fatih
University of Twente, Netherlands
Jamming in frictionless packings of spheres: determination of the critical volume fraction
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 3A: Geomaterials, Soil-Testing and Jamming  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 9:00 am
 

Gonzalez, Sebastian
University of Twente, Netherlands
Towards event-driven simulation of static sphere packings
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Gotteland, philippe
Grenoble Universities, France
Using Nonconvex Discrete Elements to Predict Experimental Behaviour of Granular Materials
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Gras, Jean-Philippe
Université Montpellier 2, France
Micromechanical analysis of water retention phenomenon
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 8A: Cohesion  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 9:00 am
 

Gregorova, Eva
ICT Prague, Czech Republic
Anisometric particle systems – from shape characterization to suspension rheology
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Groh, Christopher
Experimentalphysik V, Universität Bayreuth, Germany
Grain size dependence of barchan dune dynamics
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Güttler, Carsten
Institut für Geophysik und extraterrestrische Physik, TU Braunschweig, Germany
Towards a Dynamical Collision Model of Highly Porous Dust Aggregates
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 8B: Particles and Gas/Fluid  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 10:45 am
 

Hare, Colin
IPSE, University of Leeds, United Kingdom
Particle Breakage in Agitated Dryers
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 7B: Particle Properties  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 3:45 pm
 

Harris, David
University of Manchester, United Kingdom
An elasto-plastic model for deformation and flow of granular material and its connection with micro-mechanical quantities
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Hassanpour, Ali
Institute of Particle Science and Engineering, University of Leeds, United Kingdom
Analysis of Segregation of Binary Mixtures of Particulate Solids due to Size, Density and Cohesion
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Heißelmann, Daniel
Institut für Geophysik und extraterrestrische Physik, Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany
Laboratory studies of ice-particle collisions in Saturn’s dense rings
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 7B: Particle Properties  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 3:45 pm
 
The flow of granular matter under reduced-gravity conditions
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Hicher, Pierre-Yves
Ecole Centrale, France
Instability in Granular Materials with Internal Erosion
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Hoal, Karin
Advanced Mineralogy Research Center, United States
The Quantitative Mineralogy of Granular Materials
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Hou, Meiying
Institute of Physics; Chinese Academy of Science, China
2d granular gas in Knudsen regime and in microgravity excited by vibration: Velocity and position distributions
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 1A: Contemporary Issues  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 9:30 am
 

Hsiau, Shu-San
National Central University, Taiwan
The Discharge of Fine Powders from a Silo
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Humrickhouse, Paul
Idaho National Laboratory, United States
‘Granular Elasticity’ and the loss of elastic stability in granular materials
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Hyodo, Masayuki
Yamaguchi University/Professor, Japan
Bonding Strength by Methane Hydrate Formed among Sand Particles
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Imre, Emőke
BME, Hungary
A transfer function generation method for sand mixtures –Theory and first applications
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Isobe, Masaharu
Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan
A New Approach based on Langevin type Equation for Granular Media Fluidized by Vibrations
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Johnson, Scott
Grainflow Dynamics, Inc., United States
A model for surficially variant electrostatic charges on dielectric powders for particle method applications
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 1B: Contemporary Issues/Jamming  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 10:45 am
 

Kadau, Dirk
ETH Zurich, Switzerland
Mechanical behavior of "living quicksand": Simulation and Experiment
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 8B: Particles and Gas/Fluid  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 10:45 am
 

Kappl, Michael
Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Germany
Single metal particles nanoscale friction and wear
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Katsuki, Satoshi
National Defense Academy, Japan
Simulation of fragment scattering of concrete specimen subjected to high speed loading by distinct element method.
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Kheiripour Langroudi, Mehrdad
The Graduate Center of the City University of New York, United States
Effect of Material Properties, Boundary Conditions and Flow Fields on the Rheology of Dense Granular Matter
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 6A: Granular Liquids  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 9:00 am
 

Khidas, Yacine
Université Paris-Est, France
Acoustic probing of the contact network dynamics in a granular medium during shear-band formation
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 2A: Packings and Force Transmission Experiments  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 1:30 pm
 

King, Hubert
ExxonMobil Research and Engineering Co., United States
Submerged-Flow Dynamics Of Granular Media In A Rotating Drum
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 7A: Suspensions  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 1:45 pm
 

Knudsen, Henning Arendt
University of Oslo, Dep. of Physics, Norway
Labyrinth Patterns in Confined and Tilted Granular-Fluid Systems
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 7A: Suspensions  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 1:45 pm
 

KOLB, Evelyne
PMMH, ESPCI, France
Jamming and unjamming by penetration of a cylindrical intruder inside a 2 dimensional dense and disordered granular medium
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Kondic, Lou
New Jersey Institute of Technology, United States
Energy transport through dense granular matter
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 2B: Force Transmission Simulation and Theory  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 3:45 pm
 

Kozicki, Jan
Gdansk University of Technology, Poland
Modeling of the behavior of granular bodies using DEM with contact moments
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Kruelle, Christof
Mechanical Engineering and Mechatronics, Hochschule Karlsruhe, Germany
Beyond Faraday's crispations: nonlinear patterns of granular flow on a vibratory conveyor
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Kuhn, Matthew R.
University of Portland, United States
Measurement of micro-polar effects in granular materials
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Kyrylyuk, Andriy
Utrecht University, Netherlands
Random Packing of Non-Spherical Granular Materials
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

La Ragione, Luigi
Politecnico di Bari/ Dipartimento di Ingegneria Civile e Ambientale, Italy
Constant Pressure Axisymmetric Compression of an Aggregate of Identical, Elastic, Frictional Spheres.
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 3B: Continuum Modeling  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 11:00 am
 

Lagrée, Pierre-Yves
CNRS Univ. Paris 06, France
Erosion structures in laminar flumes
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Langlois, Vincent
Université Paris Est, France
Monitoring The Evolution of Elastic Properties And Grain Rearrangements During Sintering With Sound
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Larcher, Michele
University of Trento, Italy
The influence of size segregation in particle-fluid flows
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Latz, Arnulf
Fraunhofer Institut für Techno-Und Wirtschaftsmathematik, Germany
Numerical Solution of Granular Hydrodynamics from Dilute, Fast to Dense, Quasi-Static Flow
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 6A: Granular Liquids  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 9:00 am
 

Le Bouteiller, Caroline
Cemagref ETNA, France
Dynamic breakage of aggregates under normal impact and tangential friction
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Lee, Ching-Fang
National Central University, Taiwan
Collapsing process of uniform granular slopes
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Liao, Chun-Chung
National Central University, Taiwan
Influence of interstitial fluid viscosity on transport phenomenon in sheared granular materials
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Likos, William J.
University of Missouri, United States
Pore-Scale Model for Water Retention in Unsaturated Sand
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 8A: Cohesion  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 9:00 am
 

Lind, Pedro
University of Lisbon, Portugal
Sequential random packings of spheres and ellipsoids
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Liu, Mario
Uni Tuebingen, Germany
GSH, or Granular Solid Hydrodynamics: On the Analogy Between Sand and Polymers
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 3B: Continuum Modeling  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 11:00 am
 

Li, Xia
Post-Doctoral Research fellow, the Nottingham Centre for Geomechanics, The university of Nottingham, United Kingdom
On the internal structure, stress and strain of granular materials
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Lo, Chi Yan
Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Discrete element simulation of granular column collapses
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 4B: Bi-/Tri-axial/Shear Tests and Sound  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 4:30 pm
 

Losert, Wolfgang
University of Maryland, United States
Three dimensional particle rearrangements during slow granular shear flow in a split bottom geometry
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 4A: Bi-/Tri-axial and Shear Tests  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 2:30 pm
 

Louge, Michel
Cornell University, United States
Model for surface packing and aeolian transport on sand ripples
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 7A: Suspensions  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 1:45 pm
 

Ludewig, Francois
Univercity of Liège, Belgium
Characterization of tap intensity for granular compaction
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Luding, Stefan
University of Twente, Netherlands
Homogeneous Cooling with Repulsive and Attractive Long-range Interactions
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Lumay, Geoffroy
University of Liege, Belgium
Packing fraction and compaction dynamics of magnetic powders
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Mahmood, Zafar
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Saitama University, Japan
Influence of bedding on shear band formation of quasistatic granular media
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Majmudar, Trushant
MIT, United States
Experiments on Force Fluctuations and the Jamming Transition
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 7B: Particle Properties  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 3:45 pm
 

Mansouri, Mouloud
LMGC, Université Montpellier 2, France
DEM-LBM approach to the onset of sand boiling
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

MARTIN, Alexandre
Université Montpellier 2, France
Jamming and flow statistics in a silo geometry
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Martin, Christophe L.
Laboratoire SIMaP – GPM2, Grenoble-INP/ UJF / CNRS, France
Discrete simulation of the consolidation of nano-sized aggregated powders
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Martin, Christophe Louis
Laboratoire SIMaP – GPM2, Grenoble-INP/ UJF / CNRS, France
Modeling of the electrochemical conduction of partially sintered fuel cell electrodes by discrete simulations
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 1A: Contemporary Issues  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 9:30 am
 

Matsuyama, Tatsushi
Faculty of Engineering, Soka University, Japan
Analysis of Tribo-Electric Charging of Spherical Beads Using Distinct Element Method
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Matuttis, Hans-Georg
The University of Electrocommunications, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Intelligent Systems, Japan
Simulation of polygonal grains in an incompressible Finite-Element-Fluid
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

MA, Ying
Université de savoie, France
Measurement of the characteristics of a rapid dry granular flow
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 6A: Granular Liquids  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 9:00 am
 

McNamara, Sean
Université de Rennes I, France
Overlapping Histogram method for testing Edward’s Statistical Mechanics of Powders
Wednesday, July 15, 2009:  Session 5: Compaction  -  Wednesday, July 15, 2009 9:00 am
 

Melbouci, Bachir
University Tizi-ouzou, Algeria
Study of the Durability of the Demolition Aggregates on the Pavements
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Metzger, Philip
NASA Kennedy Space Center, United States
Hyperstaticity and loops in frictional granular packings
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Metzger, Philip T.
NASA John F. Kennedy Space Center, United States
Craters Formed in Granular Beds by Impinging Jets of Gas
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 8B: Particles and Gas/Fluid  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 10:45 am
 

Mills, Pierre
Université Paris Est, UMR CNRS 8108, France
Rheology of granular materials and sound emission near the jamming transition
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 3A: Geomaterials, Soil-Testing and Jamming  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 9:00 am
 

Muir Wood, David
University of Bristol, United Kingdom
Particle scale features in shearing of glass ballotini
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Muñoz, Jose Daniel
Grupo Simulación de Sistemas Físicos, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Colombia
The micro-macro connection for a dry sand: Oedometric test, Bauer’s law and the microscopic dependence of two hypoplastic parameters.
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 2B: Force Transmission Simulation and Theory  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 3:45 pm
 

Murthy, Tejas
Center for Materials Processing and Tribology, Purdue University, United States
Deformation Field in Indentation of Granular Materials
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Muthuswamy, Maya
University of Melbourne, Australia
Stick-slip and force chain buckling
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Nadler, Sébastien
Centre SPIN -LPMG UMR CNRS 5148. Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Saint-Etienne., France
Granular media under horizontal shakings : numerical simulation.
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Nakagawa, Masami
Colorado School of Mines, United States
Mechanical Property of Fragile Lunar Soil
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Nakahara, Akio
Nihon University, Japan
Memories in paste control crack patterns
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Nakashima, Hiroshi
Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University, Japan
Attempt of accurate modelling for cone penetration resistance obtained from particulate media
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Nakata, Yukio
Yamaguchi University, Japan
shear band development in sandy soil beneath strip footing
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Nguyen, Ngoc Son
Ecole Centrale de Lyon, France
Strain – Structure Relationship at Meso-scale for 2D Granular Material
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 4A: Bi-/Tri-axial and Shear Tests  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 2:30 pm
 

Nicot, Francois
Cemagref, France
A micromechanical view of failure in granular materials
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 3A: Geomaterials, Soil-Testing and Jamming  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 9:00 am
 

Nishida, Masahiro
Nagoya Institute of Technology, Japan
Effect of dissimilar material layers on collision process between projectile and two-dimensional ordered particle packing
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Noblin, Xavier
Laboratoire de Physique de la Matière Condensée, CNRS UMR6622, France
Photoelastic study of acoustic wave propagation in grains packings
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 4B: Bi-/Tri-axial/Shear Tests and Sound  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 4:30 pm
 

O'Brien, Thomas
National Energy Technology Laboratory, United States
Simulation of the Fuel Reactor of a Coal-Fired Chemical Looping Combustor
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 1A: Contemporary Issues  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 9:30 am
 

Ocampo, Manuel
Universidad de Los Andes, Colombia
Modeling of Abrasion and Crushing of Unbound Granular Materials During Compaction
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

OGER, Luc
University of Rennes1, France
Model of sand transport by consecutive disk collisions on 2D disordered packing
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 9: Granular Gases  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 1:30 pm
 

Olafsen, Jeffrey
Baylor University, United States
Energy injection in a non-equilibrium bilayer granular gas experiment
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 9: Granular Gases  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 1:30 pm
 

O'Sullivan, Catherine
Imperial College London, United Kingdom
Fabric Evolution in Granular Materials Subject to Drained, Strain Controlled Cyclic Loading
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 2B: Force Transmission Simulation and Theory  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 3:45 pm
 

Owens, Eli
North Carolina State University, United States
Spatiotemporally Resolved Acoustics in a Photoelastic Granular Material
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Pabst, Willi
ICT Prague, Czech Republic
Phase mixture models for the thermal conductivity of nanofluids and nanocrystalline solids
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 1B: Contemporary Issues/Jamming  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 10:45 am
 

Pacheco-Martinez, Hector
University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
Partition instabilities of a fluid-immersed, vibrated granular bed.
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Pannala, Sreekanth
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, United States
Modeling the Collisional-Plastic Stress Transition for Bin Discharge of Granular Material
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Pena, Andres
Bilfinger Berger GmbH, Germany
Force chains in sheared granular media of irregular particles
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Peña, Andrés
Bilfinger Berger GmbH, Germany
Investigation of the Critical State in Soil Mechanics Using DEM
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Peyneau, Pierre-Emmanuel
Université Paris-Est, France
Numerical Study of the Compaction of Granular Pastes
Wednesday, July 15, 2009:  Session 5: Compaction  -  Wednesday, July 15, 2009 9:00 am
 

Philippe, Gotteland
Laboratoire 3S-R, France
Discrete analysis of clay layer tensile strength
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Philippe, Pierre
Cemagref, France
Gravitational instability of a granular medium subjected to an inner water flow
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Picka, Jeffrey
University of New Brunswick, Canada
Statistical Inference for Simulated Powders
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Pournin, Lionel
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne - EPFL, Switzerland
Particle shape versus friction in granular jamming
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Prantil, Vincent
Milwaukee School of Engineering, United States
Application of A Radial Return Algorithm For Resolving Inelastic Behavior of A Random Array of Identical Spheres
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 2A: Packings and Force Transmission Experiments  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 1:30 pm
 

Puckett, James
North Carolina State University, United States
Generating ensembles and measuring mixing in a model granular system
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Quintanilla, M A S
Universidad de Sevilla, Spain
Cohesion and internal friction of fine glass beads as affected by small intensity vertical vibration
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 
Magnetofluidization of Fine Magnetite Particles
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 6A: Granular Liquids  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 9:00 am
 

Rahmanian, Nejat
Institute of Particle Science and Engineering, University of Leeds, United Kingdom
Effect of primary particle size on the granule properties
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 2A: Packings and Force Transmission Experiments  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 1:30 pm
 

Rajchenbach, Jean
Laboratoire de Physique de la Matière Condensée, CNRS UMR 6622, Université de Nice, France
Mechanichal behavior of a nonchesive packing at small deformations: deviation from Continuum Elasticity.
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 2A: Packings and Force Transmission Experiments  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 1:30 pm
 

Rechenmacher, Amy
University of Southern California, United States
Force Chain Lifetimes in Shear Bands in Sands
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Remy, Brenda
Rutgers University, United States
Mixing and Segregation of Granular Materials in a Four-Bladed Mixer
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Richefeu, Vincent
L3S-R, France
Shear strength and stress distribution in wet granular media
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Rietz, Frank
Department for Nonlinear Phenomena, University Magdeburg, Germany
A new experiment with convection rolls in granular media
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 9: Granular Gases  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 1:30 pm
 

Ritvanen, Jouni
Lappeenranta University of Technology, Finland
Experimental study on the signs of particulate structures formation in annular geometry of rapid granular shear flows
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Rivier, Nicolas
IPCMS, Université Louis Pasteur, France
Unjamming granular materials: “Such sweet jams meticulously jarred”
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Rosato, Anthony
New Jersey Institute of Technology, United States
Density Relaxation of Granular Matter Through Monte Carlo Simulations
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 4B: Bi-/Tri-axial/Shear Tests and Sound  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 4:30 pm
 

Rothenburg, Leo
University of Waterloo, Canada
Plasticity of Granular Materials: a Structural-mechanics View
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 3B: Continuum Modeling  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 11:00 am
 

Roux, Jean-Noel
Laboratoire Navier, Université Paris-Est, France
A numerical study of loose cohesive powders: plastic consolidation and tensile strength
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 8A: Cohesion  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 9:00 am
 

Ruiz-Suarez, J. C.
Centro de Investigación y de Estudios Avanzados del IPN Unidad Monterrey, Mexico
A Superheated state in granular matter
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 9: Granular Gases  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 1:30 pm
 

Russell, Adrian
University of New South Wales, Australia
Particle crushing in granular assemblies
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Ryzhkov, Sergiy
Institute of Technical Thermophysics of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Ukraine
Fluid flow research in the processes of particles catching intensification due to thermal effects.
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Saint-Cyr, Baptiste
LMGC, France
Effect of shape nonconvexity on the shear strength of granular media
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 4A: Bi-/Tri-axial and Shear Tests  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 2:30 pm
 

Sakakibara, Tatsuo
ITOCHU Techno-Solutions Corporation, Japan
Effects of Grain Shape on Mechanical Behaviors of Granular Material under Plane Strain Condition in 3D DEM Analyses
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Sandnes, Bjornar
University of Oslo, Norway
Pattern transitions in a granular fluid system
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 7A: Suspensions  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 1:45 pm
 

Sanfratello, Lori
New Mexico Resonance, United States
MR Elastography Studies of the 3D Force Chain Structure in Dense Granular Media: Distribution of Chain Lengths
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 
MRI Studies of the Influence of Particle Density in 3D, Size-Segregating, Banding, Rotating Drum Systems
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 6B: Silos, Granulation, Mixing, and Segregation  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 10:45 am
 

Sano, Osamu
Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
A density wave in a vertically vibrating granular layer and the occurrence of spikes and ripples on its surface
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 9: Granular Gases  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 1:30 pm
 

Santos, Carlos
Universidad Simón Bolívar, Venezuela
Grain Parameter Effects on Seismic Attributes I: Sorting
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 7B: Particle Properties  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 3:45 pm
 

SAUSSINE, Gilles
SNCF, France
Compaction of railway ballast during tamping process : a parametric study.
Wednesday, July 15, 2009:  Session 5: Compaction  -  Wednesday, July 15, 2009 9:00 am
 

Sen, Surajit
State University of New York at Buffalo, United States
Nonlinear, Statistical and Applied Physics of Solitary Wave-like Objects in Granular Systems
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 4B: Bi-/Tri-axial/Shear Tests and Sound  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 4:30 pm
 

Shen, Hayley
Clarkson University, United States
A Computational Study of the Micromechanics under Pre- and Post- Failure in a 2-D Direct Shear Test
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 7A: Suspensions  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 1:45 pm
 
Scaling Effects in Direst Shear Tests
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Shojaaee, Zahra
University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
Rheological Transition in Two- and Three-Dimensional Granular Media
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Slotterback, Steven
University of Maryland: College Park, United States
Microscopic rearrangements in a granular medium during compaction by thermal cycling
Wednesday, July 15, 2009:  Session 5: Compaction  -  Wednesday, July 15, 2009 9:00 am
 

Smith, Kyle
Purdue University, United States
Quasi-static Compaction of Polyhedra by the Discrete Element Method
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 1A: Contemporary Issues  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 9:30 am
 

Snezhko, Alexey
Argonne National Laboratory, United States
Emergent phenomena in far-from-equilibrium magnetic granular ensembles at the liquid-air interface
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 1B: Contemporary Issues/Jamming  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 10:45 am
 

Staron, Lydie
IJLRDA, CNRS-Université Paris 6, France
Correlated motion of grains at the arrest of a granular flow
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 1B: Contemporary Issues/Jamming  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 10:45 am
 
The spreading of a granular column from a Bingham point of view
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Sukumaran, Beena
Rowan University, United States
Measurement of Granular Material Packing
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Swift, Michael
University of Nottingham, United Kingdom
The dynamics of spheres in oscillatory fluid flows.
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Taibi, Said
University of le Havre, Laboratoire LOMC, FRE CNRS, France
Effect of the interfacial tension and wettability on the behaviour of unsaturated granular media
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Takemura, Yayoi
Ritsumeikan University, Japan
Experimental research on behavior of soil particles in an oscillatory field
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 3A: Geomaterials, Soil-Testing and Jamming  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 9:00 am
 

Tatsumi, Soichi
The University of Tokyo, Japan
What is "granularity" of highly compacted granular systems.
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Tejchman, Jacek
Gdansk University of Technology, Poland
FE-studies of different aspects of shear localization in granular bodies within micro-polar hypoplasticity
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 3B: Continuum Modeling  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 11:00 am
 

Tighe, Brian
Leiden University, Netherlands
Granular lattice models with gravity
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Tomas, Juergen
Mechanical Process Engineering, Germany
Micromechanics of Ultrafine Particle Adhesion – Contact Models
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 8A: Cohesion  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 9:00 am
 

TOPIN, Vincent
LMGC Université Montpellier 2, France
A model for cohesive granular media with a solid matrix: application to wheat endosperm.
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Tsukahara, Michel
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne - EPFL, Switzerland
Simple Probabilistic Modeling of Granular Jamming and Validation Using DEM
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Utter, Brian
James Madison University, United States
Multiscale motion in the shear band of granular Couette flow
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 4A: Bi-/Tri-axial and Shear Tests  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 2:30 pm
 

Valance, Alexandre
University of Rennes, France
Percussion of granular material by a single grain : Experiment and model.
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 
Role of the boundary conditions at the bed in aeolian sand transport
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 8B: Particles and Gas/Fluid  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 10:45 am
 

Vallejo, Luis
University of Pittsburgh, United States
Fractal Fragmentation of Granular Materials Under Compression
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Vandewalle, Nicolas
University of Liege, Belgium
Flow properties and heap shape of magnetic powders
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Vidales, Ana M.
INFAP CONICET, Universidad Nacional de San Luis, Argentina
Physical Characterization of Granular Components Used in Road Construction
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Vidales, Ana María
Instituto de Física Aplicada - Universidad Nacional de San Luis, Argentina
Segregation effects in rectangular piles built up by a moving injection device
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 6B: Silos, Granulation, Mixing, and Segregation  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 10:45 am
 

Vinningland, Jan Ludvig
Institute for Engineering Materials, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
Granular flow with hydrodynamic interactions
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 7A: Suspensions  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 1:45 pm
 

Voivret, Charles
LMGC, France
Force transmission in highly polydisperse granular media
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Voth, Greg A.
Wesleyan University, United States
Experimental measurements of time dependent structure in shock waves and gravitational-collapse of a granular gas
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 9: Granular Gases  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 1:30 pm
 

Wakatsuki, Yoshitaka
Fukken co., ltd, Japan
Material characteristics of clinker ash and examination of applicability for embankment
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Walton, Otis
Grainflow Dynamics, Inc., United States
Simulating the Effects of Interparticle Cohesion in Micron-Scale Powders
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Wang, Jianfeng
City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Modelling of scale effects on the micromechanics of granular media under direct shear condition
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Watson, Nicholas
Institute of particle science and engineering, University of Leeds, United Kingdom
DEM simulation of particle motion in a MiPro granulator
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 6B: Silos, Granulation, Mixing, and Segregation  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 10:45 am
 

Welker, Philipp
Universität Stuttgart, Germany
Failure in small granular assemblies
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Wiederseiner, Sébastien
Laboratoire d'Hydraulique Environnementale, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland
Rheophysics of highly concentrated coarse-particle suspensions in a wide-gap Couette rheometer
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Wojcik, Michal
Gdansk University of Technology, Poland
INVESTIGATIONS OF SHEAR LOCALIZATION DURING GRANULAR SILO FLOW WITH NON-LOCAL HYPOPLASTIC CONSTITUTIVE MODEL
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Wolf, Dietrich
University of Duisburg-Essen, Department of Physics and CeNIDE, Germany
Fractal Substructures due to Fragmentation and Reagglomeration
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 7B: Particle Properties  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 3:45 pm
 

Wolz, Jeffrey
University of Colorado at Boulder, United States
Experiments on the Local Segregation Patterns of Gas-Fluidized Beds with Continuous Size Distributions
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Wu, Chuan-Yu
University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
Competing flow of dissimilar granular materials in air
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 
Rebound kinematics of spheress resulting from oblique impacts
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 9: Granular Gases  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 1:30 pm
 

Wu, David
Colorado School of Mines, United States
Simulation and Experimental Studies of Jamming for Model Two-Dimensional Particles Under Flow
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 1B: Contemporary Issues/Jamming  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 10:45 am
 

Yang, Runyu
Lab for Simulation and Modelling of Particulate Systems, School of Materials Science and Engineering, University of New Sou, Australia
Numerical Study of Effects of Powder Size and Polydispersity on the Dispersion of Fine Powders in a Cyclonic Flow
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 
Numerical Study of Wet Particle Flow in a Rotating Drum
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Session 2B: Force Transmission Simulation and Theory  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 3:45 pm
 

Yanqui, Calixtro
San Agustin National University of Arequipa, Peru
The Generalized Theory of Granular Packings as a Model for Studying the Portland Cement and Concrete Behavior
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Yu, A. B.
Univ. of New South Wales, Australia
Flow regimes in vertical pneumatic conveying
Friday, July 17, 2009:  Session 8B: Particles and Gas/Fluid  -  Friday, July 17, 2009 10:45 am
 
Investigation of Particle Mixing and Segregation in a Vertical Bladed Mixer
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 
Simulation of the Flow and Segregation of Particle Mixtures in Liquid Fluidization
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Zeidman, Benjamin
Colorado School of Mines, United States
Capillarity condensation in partially wet granular media by meso-scale Monte Carlo simulation.
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 

Zhang, Jie
Department of Physics and Center for Nonlinear and Complex Systems, Duke University, United States
A Dense 2D Granular Material Subject to Cyclic Pure Shear
Monday, July 13, 2009:  Poster Session I  -  Monday, July 13, 2009 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
 

Zhu, Haiping
The University of New South Wales, Australia
DEM Simulation of Granular Flows on a Heap
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Poster Session II  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 5:45 pm
 
Numerical Simulation of the Flow of Fine Particles in a Hopper
Thursday, July 16, 2009:  Session 6B: Silos, Granulation, Mixing, and Segregation  -  Thursday, July 16, 2009 10:45 am
 

Zuriguel, Iker
University of Navarra, Spain
Jamming and flow properties in the discharge of two-dimensional silo.
Tuesday, July 14, 2009:  Session 4B: Bi-/Tri-axial/Shear Tests and Sound  -  Tuesday, July 14, 2009 4:30 pm