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Session 4B: Bi-/Tri-axial/Shear Tests and Sound
Tuesday, July 14, 2009, Tuesday, July 14, 2009 4:30 pm
Metals Hall
Chair: Mario Nicodemi
4B-1 DEM investigation of particle size distribution effect on direct shear behaviour of granular agglomerates
Yi Pik Cheng*, Nguyen Hop Minh
University College London, United Kingdom
4B-2 Shear Band Patterns in Biaxially Sheared Granular Media
János Török1, Lothar Brendel*1, Dietrich E. Wolf1
1University Duisburg-Essen, Germany, 2Budapest University of Technology, Hungary
4B-3 Homogeneity and symmetry in DEM models of cone penetration
Joanna Butlanska, Marcos Arroyo Alvarez de Toledo*, Antonio Gens Solé
Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya, Spain
4B-4 Nonlinear, Statistical and Applied Physics of Solitary Wave-like Objects in Granular Systems
Diankang Sun, Edgar Avalos, Robert doney, Robert Simion, Adam Sokolow, Surajit Sen*
State University of New York at Buffalo, United States
4B-5 Photoelastic study of acoustic wave propagation in grains packings
Xavier Noblin*, Guillaume Huillard, Jean Rajchenbach
Laboratoire de Physique de la Matičre Condensée, CNRS UMR6622, France
4B-6 Density Relaxation of Granular Matter Through Monte Carlo Simulations
Anthony Rosato*, Vishagen Ratnaswamy, David Horntrop, Oleksandr Dybenko, Lou Kondic
New Jersey Institute of Technology, United States
4B-7 Discrete element simulation of granular column collapses
Chi Yan Lo*1, Malcolm Bolton1, Yi Pik Cheng2
1Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom, 2Department of Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering, University College London, United Kingdom
4B-8 Jamming and flow properties in the discharge of two-dimensional silo.
Iker Zuriguel*, Alvaro Janda, Angel Garcimartín, Diego Maza
University of Navarra, Spain
4B-9 Mechanistic Analysis and Computer Simulation of the Aerodynamic Dispersion of Loose aggregates: Effect of Surface Energy
Graham Calvert*, Ali Hassanpour, Mojtaba Ghadiri
Institute of Particle Science and Engineering, United Kingdom