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Abstract

In this chapter, some characteristic phenomena created during confined flow of granular bulk solids in silos are described. The main aims of the experimental and theoretical research presented in the book are stressed. The outline of the book is given.

Keywords

Particle Image Velocimetry Shear Zone Cellular Automaton Wall Pressure Wall Roughness 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Civil and Environmental EngineeringGdansk University of TechnologyGdansk-WrzeszczPoland

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