Infos on powder & bulk solids technology.

flow properties - shear testing - silos - feeders


Powders and Bulk Solids
Behavior, Characterization, Storage and Flow
by Dietmar Schulze
(based on German version "Pulver und Schüttgüter")

published by Springer

More information

Technical papers by Dr. Dietmar Schulze:

Flow properties of powders and bulk solids (fundamentals)

(revised version July 2011 - PDF format)

The storage of powders and bulk solids in silos

Stresses in silos

How to explore a silo

Segregation (Example)

Short essay for download:

Flow properties of powders and bulk solids and silo design for flow

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Last updated 28 July 2011.