University of Twente [ 24 months ]
Procter & Gamble Technical Centres Ltd [ 12 months ]
Thursday 15, April 2021
One of the main mechanical challenges in particle systems is the complex yielding transition from static to motion and back to jammed states. This creates considerable handling problems in industry for transport of particles, e.g., ensuring uniform flowability and composition until packages reach the consumer. Polydispersity and varying particle shapes add complexity to these handling problems.