Pharmaceutical

Particle technology is of paramount importance for pharmaceutical drugs. Our simulation technology helps to improve product safety and quality.

  • Size-based Segregation of Pharmaceutical Powders

    Size-based Segregation of Pharmaceutical Powders

  • Size-based Segregation of Pharmaceutical Powders

    Size-based Segregation of Pharmaceutical Powders

  • Flow of superquadric particles

    DEM simulation of silo discharge of tablets

  • 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. 

  • Fluidization of superquadric particles

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

  • Post-processing and averaging of DEM data

    Post-processing and averaging with LIGGGHTS®

  • Post-processing and averaging of DEM data

    Post-processing and averaging with LIGGGHTS®

  • CFD-DEM model of particle melting

    Liquid-Solid-Gas CFD-DEM simulation of melting

  • Flow of superquadric particles

    DEM simulation of silo discharge of tablets

  • Simulation of dust propagation from a transfer chute

    CFD-DEM simulation of dust propagation from a transfer chute

  • CFD-DEM simulation of stirred tank

    This is the simulation of a stirred tank, consisting of 2 phases (water and particles).

  • Gearbox with liquid-solid suspension

    This is a showcase for complex geometry motion (gears are interlocked) and its interaction with a liquid-particle suspension. The fluid "feels" the influence of the particles and the geometry (gears). The particles "feel" the fluid and the geometry. The whole simulation was realized with LIGGGHTS(R) and CFDEM(R)coupling software.

  • Simulation of dust propagation from a transfer chute

    CFD-DEM simulation of dust propagation from a transfer chute

  • CFD-DEM model of particle melting

    Liquid-Solid-Gas CFD-DEM simulation of melting

  • Gearbox with liquid-solid suspension

    This is a showcase for complex geometry motion (gears are interlocked) and its interaction with a liquid-particle suspension. The fluid "feels" the influence of the particles and the geometry (gears). The particles "feel" the fluid and the geometry. The whole simulation was realized with LIGGGHTS(R) and CFDEM(R)coupling software.

  • CFD-DEM simulation of circulating fluidized bed

    Circulating fluidized beds (CFBs) are of high importance in the chemical, process, plastics, steelmaking and other industries.

  • DEM simulation of cohesive particle mixing

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

  • CFD-DEM modelling of fibres in mold flow

    Combining coupled CFD-DEM numerical techniques with multi-sphere DEM particle allows the simulation fibres for instance in polymer mold flow.

  • 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

  • Resolved CFD-DEM simulation of sediment motion

    The resolved CFD-DEM technique allows to simulate sediment motion at a very detailed and accurate level.

  • 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.

  • Moving bed reactor

    Moving bed reactor with convective heat transfer

  • DEM simulation of rotary dryer / case comparison

    This is the simulation of a rotary dryer.

  • coarse-grained CFD-DEM simulation of bubbling fluidized bed

    This is the CFD-DEM simulation of a bubbling fluidized bed, as frequently used in many industries.

  • CFD-DEM simulation of spray-coating in fluidized bed

    This is a simulation of spray-coating in a fluidized bed, often used to add active or inactive ingredients or to coat particles.

  • DEM simulation of chute abrasion with coarse graining

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