Agriculture

Our simulation technology can be used to optimize all steps of agricultural engineering: Sewing, harvesting, storing and processing of seeds, grains, crops and other produce.

  • CFDEM®workbench: Pegasus like a pro

    A DEM simulation workflow using the LIGGGHTS® DEM engine: Cutting-edge flow simulation technology available to engineers and researchers. 

  • CFD-DEM simulation of fibres in a blender

    This simulation shows slightly flexible fibers in a CFD-DEM simulation, which are cut by a rotor blade.

  • Fluidization of superquadric particles

    CFD-DEM simulation of fluidization of elongated blocky particles. The particle shape is resolved using a superquadric shape model

  • Size-based Segregation of Pharmaceutical Powders

    Size-based Segregation of Pharmaceutical Powders

  • Flow of superquadric particles

    DEM simulation of silo discharge of tablets

  • Post-processing and averaging of DEM data

    Post-processing and averaging with LIGGGHTS®

  • Flow of superquadric particles

    DEM simulation of silo discharge of tablets

  • Post-processing and averaging of DEM data

    Post-processing and averaging with LIGGGHTS®

  • Simulation of dust propagation from a transfer chute

    CFD-DEM simulation of dust propagation from a transfer chute

  • Simulation of dust propagation from a transfer chute

    CFD-DEM simulation of dust propagation from a transfer chute

  • DEM simulation of cohesive particle mixing

    Particle mixing is ubiquitous in many industries. Our numerical methods can help to predict the mixing quality.

  • DEM simulation of hopper/silo discharge

    Hoppers and silos are very common devices to store bulk solids.

  • Comparison of multisphere method and advanced multisphere method

    DEM simulation of chute flow: Comparison of multisphere method and advanced multisphere method

  • Ship / soil interaction with CFD-DEM

    This video shows the interaction of a ship with the soil underneath using a CFD-DEM method together with an immersed boundary / fictitious domain method.

  • DEM simulation of particle segregation

    This is a very simple showcase to demonstrate the capability of DEM to predict particle segregation, which applies to a variety of processes.

  • DEM simulation of hopper/silo flow - non-sphercial particles

    This case study shows the influence of particle non-sphericity.

  • DEM Simulation of transfer chute / optimized geometry

    This is the simulation of particle flow in an transfer chute optimized to for less spillage and dust emissions.

  • DEM Simulation of transfer chute / simple geometry

    This is the simulation of particle flow in a simple transfer chute prone to spillage and spreading out dust.

  • DEM simulation of rotary dryer / case comparison

    This is the simulation of a rotary dryer.

  • DEM simulation of wear prediction coupled to geometry deformation

    This is a showcase for a geometrically resolved simulation of erosive wear on solids handling equipment.

  • CFD-DEM simulation of different transfer chute / geometry optimization

    This is the simulation of the particle and gas / dust in a transfer chute with two geometries.

  • DEM modelling of excavation process / no cohesion

    Our tools can help you to predict excavation efficiency and wear hot-spots on equipment.

  • DEM modelling of excavation process / high cohesion

    Our tools can help you to predict excavation efficiency and wear hot-spots on equipment.

  • DEM simulation of chute abrasion with coarse graining

    DEM simulation of chute abrasion with dragforce - showcase for correct coarse graining