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granular materials Physics & Astronomy
simulation Physics & Astronomy
Granular materials Engineering & Materials Science
shear Physics & Astronomy
jamming Physics & Astronomy
Finite difference method Engineering & Materials Science
fluids Physics & Astronomy
friction Physics & Astronomy

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W.K. den Otter

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Research Output 1995 2020

Influence of Load Mode on Particle Crushing Characteristics of Silica Sand at High Stresses

Wu, Y., Yamamoto, H., Cui, J. & Cheng, H., 1 Mar 2020, In : International Journal of Geomechanics. 20, 3, 04019194.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

cyclic loading
9 Downloads (Pure)

Steady state rheology of homogeneous and inhomogeneous cohesive granular materials

Shi, H., Roy, S., Weinhart, T., Magnanimo, V. & Luding, S., 1 Feb 2020, In : Granular matter. 22, 1, 14.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Granular materials
granular materials
Volume fraction
23 Downloads (Pure)

A DEM investigation of the shearing behaviour of non-active clays

Pagano, A. G., Magnanimo, V. & Tarantino, A., 25 Jun 2019, 7th International Symposium on Deformation Characteristics of Geomaterials, IS-Glasgow 2019. Ibraim, E. & Tarantino, A. (eds.). EDP Sciences, 14003. (E3S Web of Conferences; vol. 92).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
digital elevation model
shear test


Award for outstanding presentation by younger scientists in Solid Mechanics

Katia Bertoldi (Recipient), 29 Aug 2008

Prize: Honorary award


Best Poster award

Dinant Krijgsman (Recipient), 2014


Activities 1998 2019

Intrinsic viscosity, Brownian motion and fluctuating Brownian stresslets

W.K. den Otter (Speaker), Duraivelan Palanisamy (Contributor)
13 Sep 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Dynamics of Aggregates in Semi-Solid Flow Batteries

W.K. den Otter (Speaker), Duraivelan Palanisamy (Contributor)
19 Jan 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

GrainLearning: an efficient Bayesian uncertainty quantification framework for discrete element simulations of granular materials

Hongyang Cheng (Speaker), Takayuki Shuku (Contributor), Thomas Weinhart (Contributor), Stefan Luding (Contributor)
21 Jul 201926 Jul 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation