IUTAM Symposium on Segregation in Granular Flows

Proceedings of the IUTAM Symposium held in Cape May, NJ, U.S.A. June 5–10, 1999

  • Anthony D. Rosato
  • Denis L. Blackmore

Part of the Solid Mechanics and Its Applications book series (SMIA, volume 81)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Experiments

    1. Sunil R. de Silva, Are Dyrøy, Gisle G. Enstad
      Pages 11-29
    2. James W. Vallance, Stuart B. Savage
      Pages 31-51
    3. A. Samadani, A. Pradhan, A. Kudrolli
      Pages 53-60
    4. D. B. Hastie, P. W. Wypych
      Pages 61-72
    5. L. Bruno, A. Calvo, I. Ippolito, S. Bourles, A. Valance, D. Bideau
      Pages 73-80
    6. J. McElwaine, K. Nishimura
      Pages 81-88
    7. James K. Prescott, John W. Carson
      Pages 89-101
    8. M. Y. Louge, J. T. Jenkins, A. Reeves, S. Keast
      Pages 103-112
    9. S. S. Hsiau, H. Y. Yu
      Pages 121-127
    10. A. Alexeev, V. Royzen, V. Dudko, A. Goldshtein, M. Shapiro
      Pages 129-139
    11. Masami Nakagawa, Akinori Awazu, Hiraku Nishimori
      Pages 163-169
    12. K. M. Hill, J. F. Gilchrist, D. V. Khakhar, J. M. Ottino
      Pages 171-180
    13. Jon H. Eggert, David T. Wu
      Pages 193-202
    14. M. C. Leaper, A. S. Burbidge, J. P. K. Seville, G. Blair
      Pages 203-210

About these proceedings

Introduction

Segregation is a pervasive phenomenon whereby a flowing granular mass consisting of particles with diverse physical properties becomes spatially inhomogeneous. In the industrial sector that deals with the handling and processing of bulk solids, this non-uniformity is highly undesirable since blend homogeneity is generally a stringent requirement of most products. In the arena of geophysical flows, segregation can enhance the destructive capabilities of natural events such as avalanches and landslides. During the last 15 years, these issues have provided motivation and fostered collaborations between the communities of mathematicians, engineers, industrial researchers, and physicists to develop predictive models of segregation by integrating the perspectives and approaches of each. The collection of unique papers brings to light many of the perplexing scientific and technical issues in our current understanding of this complex phenomenon. It addresses advances in experiment, computational modeling and theory. This volume is one of the very few books devoted entirely to problems of segregation of particulate solids.

Keywords

Chaos Vibration kinetics layers mechanics modeling simulation visualization

Editors and affiliations

  • Anthony D. Rosato
    • 1
  • Denis L. Blackmore
    • 2
  1. 1.New Jersey Institute of Technology, Department of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity HeightsNewarkUSA
  2. 2.Dept. of Mathematics New Jersey Institute of TechnologyUniversity HeightsNewarkUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-015-9498-1
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 2000
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-90-481-5556-9
  • Online ISBN 978-94-015-9498-1
  • Series Print ISSN 0925-0042
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