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Publications about MercuryDPM

Weinhart, Orefice, Post, van Schrojenstein Lantman, Denissen, Tunuguntla, Tsang, Cheng, Shaheen, Shi, Rapino, Grannonio, Losacco, Barbosa, Jing, Alvarez Naranjo, Roy, den Otter, Thornton,
Fast, flexible particle simulations — An introduction to MercuryDPM,
Computer Physics Communications (2019) 107129.

Weinhart, Tunuguntla, van Schrojenstein Lantman, Denissen, Windows-Yule, Polman, Tsang, Jin, Orefice, van der Vaart, Roy, Shi, Pagano, den Breeijen, Scheper, Jarray, Luding, Thornton,
MercuryDPM: A fast and flexible particle solver Part B: Applications,
Proceedings 5th International Conference on Particle-Based Methods (2017)

Weinhart, Tunuguntla, van Schrojenstein Lantman, van der Horn, Denissen, Windows-Yule, de Jong, Thornton,
MercuryDPM: A fast and flexible particle solver Part A: Technical Advances,
Proceedings 7th Conference on Discrete Element Methods (2016)

Thornton, Krijgsman, te Voortwis, Ogarko, Luding, Fransen, Gonzalez, Bokhove; Imole, Weinhart
A review of recent work on the Discrete Particle Method at the University of Twente: An introduction to the open- source package MercuryDPM
Proceedings 6th Conference on Discrete Element Methods (2013)

Thornton, Krijgsman, Fransen, Gonzalez, Tunuguntla, te Voortwis, Luding, Bokhove, Weinhart
Mercury-DPM: Fast particle simulations in complex geometries,
EnginSoft Year 10, No. 1 (2013).

Publications using MercuryDPM

Shi, Roy, Weinhart, Magnanimo, Luding
Steady State Rheology of Homogeneous and Inhomogeneous Cohesive Granular Materials
Granular Matter, 22:14 (2020)

Roy, Scheper, Polman, Thornton, Tunuguntla, Luding, Weinhart
Surface flow profiles for dry and wet granular materials by Particle Tracking Velocimetry; the effect of wall roughness
European Physical Journal E, 42: 14 (2019) [Appeared on the cover of EPJE].

Pagano, Magnanimo, Weinhart, Tarantino

Exploring the micromechanics of non-active clays via virtual DEM experiments
Geotechnique, in print (2019)

Denissen, Weinhart, te Voortwis, Luding, Gray, Thornton
Bulbous head formation in bidisperse shallow granular flow over an inclined plane
Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 866, 263-297 (2019)

Roy, Luding, Weinhart,
Liquid re-distribution in sheared wet granular media
Physical Review E, 98, 052906 (2018)

van der Vaart, Thornton, Johnson, Weinhart, Jing, Gajjar, Gray, Ancey,
Breaking size-segregation waves and mobility feedback in dense granular avalanches,
Granular Matter, 20 3, 46 (2018)

Hidalgo, Szabo, Gillemot, Borzsonyi, Weinhart
Rheological response of nonspherical granular flows down an incline,
Phys. Rev. Fluids, 3, 074301 (2018)

vd Vaart, Lantman, Weinhart, Luding, Ancey
Segregation of large particles in dense granular flows: A granular Saffman effect?
Phys. Rev. Fluids, 3, 074303 (2018)

Roy, Luding, Weinhart,
A general(ized) local rheology for wet granular materials,
New Journal of Physics, 19 (4) 043014 (2017)

Tunuguntla, Thornton, Weinhart,
Comparing and contrasting size-based particle segregation models,
Computational Particle Mechanics (2016)

Tunuguntla, Thornton, Weinhart,
From discrete elements to continuum fields: Extension to bidisperse systems,
Computational Particle Mechanics 3(3), 349-365 (2016)

Weinhart, Labra, Luding, Ooi,
Influence of coarse-graining parameters on the analysis of DEM simulation results,
Powder Technology 293, 138-148 (2016) (Coarse-graining in MercuryDPM)

Imole, Krijgsman, Weinhart, Magnanimo, Edgar, Ramaioli, Luding,
Experiments & Discrete Element Simulation of the Dosing of Cohesive Powders,
Powder Technology 287, 108-120 (2016)

Roy, Singh, Luding, Weinhart,
Micro-Macro Transition and Simplified Contact Models for Wet Granular Materials,
Computational Particle Mechanics 3(4), 449-462 (2016)

Windows-Yule, C.R.K. and Parker, D.
Density-driven segregation in binary and ternary granular systems
KONA Powder and Particle Journal (2015)

Windows-Yule, C.R.K., Douglas, G.J.M. and Parker, D.
Competition between geometrically induced and density-driven segregation mechanisms in vibrofluidized granular systems
Physical Review E (2015)

Krijgsman, D., Ogarko, V. and Luding, S.
Optimal parameters for a hierarchical grid data structure for contact detection in arbitrarily polydisperse particle systems
Computational Particle Mechanics, 1 No. 3 (2014)

Tunuguntla, D. R., Bokhove, O. and Thornton, A. R.
A mixture theory for size and density segregation in shallow free-surface granular flows
J. Fluid Mech. 749, 99-112 (2014)

Windows-Yule, C.R.K., Weinhart, T., Parker, D. and Thornton, A.R.
Effects of Packing Density on the Segregative Behaviors of Granular Systems
PRL 112, 098001 (2014).

Windows-Yule, C.R.K., Weinhart, T., Parker, D. and Thornton, A.R.
Influence of thermal convection on density segregation in a vibrated binary granular system
PRE 89, 022202 (2014)

Windows-Yule, C. R. K., Rosato, A. D., Rivas, N., & Parker, D. J.
Influence of initial conditions on granular dynamics near the jamming transition.
New Journal of Physics, 16(6), 063016 (2014)

Windows-Yule, C. R. K., & Parker, D. J.
Center of mass scaling in three-dimensional binary granular systems.
Physical Review E, 89(6), 062206 (2014)

Windows-Yule, C. R. K., & Parker, D. J.
Inelasticity-induced segregation: Why it matters, when it matters.
EPL (Europhysics Letters),106(6), 64003 (2014)

Fuchs and Weinhart, Meyer, Zhuang, Staedler, Jiang, Luding,
Rolling, sliding and torsion of micron-sized silica particles,
Granular Matter 16(3), 281-297 (2014) (validating contact models used in Mercury)

Thornton, Weinhart, Ogarko, Luding,
Multi-scale modeling of multi-component granular materials,
Computer Methods in Materials Science 13(2), 1-16 (2013)

Weinhart, T., Hartkamp, R., Thornton, A.R., Luding, S.,
Coarse-grained local and objective continuum description of 3D granular flows down an inclined surface,
Phys. Fl. 25, 070605 (2013).

Weinhart, T., Luding, S., Thornton, A.R.,
From discrete particles to continuum fields in mixtures,
AIP Conf. Proc. 1542, 1202-1205 (2013).

Thornton, A.R., Weinhart, T., Luding, S., Bokhove, O.,
Friction dependence of shallow granular flows from discrete particle simulations ,
Eur. Phys. J. E 35:127 (2012).

Thornton, A.R., Weinhart, T., Luding, S., Bokhove, O.,
Modeling of particle size segregation: Calibration using the discrete particle method,
Int. J. Mod. Phys. C 23, 1240014 (2012).

Weinhart, T., Thornton, A.R., Luding, S., Bokhove, O.,
Closure Relations for Shallow Granular Flows from Particle Simulations,
Granular Matter 14(4), 531-552 (2012).

Hartkamp, R., Ghosh, A. Weinhart, T. and Luding S.,
A study of the anisotropy of stress in a fluid confined in a nanochannel
J. Chem. Phys. 137, 044711 (2012).
(Note; only uses MercuryCG for data generated in a different simulation package).

Weinhart, T., Thornton, A.R., Luding, S., Bokhove, O.,
From discrete particles to continuum fields near a boundary,
Granular Matter 14(2), 289-294 (2012).

Conference Proceedings

Roy, Luding, Weinhart,
Effect of cohesion on local compaction and granulation of sheared granular materials,
Proc. 8th International Conference on Micromechanics of Granular Media (2017)

Pagano, Tarantino, Pedrotti, Magnanimo, Windows-Yule, Weinhart,
Micromechanics of non-active clays in saturated state and DEM modelling,
Proc. 8th International Conference on Micromechanics of Granular Media (2017) (Contact model for vd Waals and basic electrostatic forces)

Fuchs, Weinhart, Ye, Luding, Butt, Kappl,
The initial stage of polymer particle sintering
Proc. 8th International Conference on Micromechanics of Granular Media (2017) (Contact model for sintering)

Roy, Luding, Weinhart,
Macroscopic bulk cohesion and torque for wet granular materials,
Proc. 8th Conference for Conveying and Handling of Particulate Solids (2015)

Roy, Luding, Weinhart,
Towards hydrodynamic simulations of wet particle systems,
Procedia engineering 102, 1531-1538 (2014)

Publications relevant to MercuryDPM

MercuryDPM uses the hierarchical grid [1,3], a fast multilevel algorithm, for neighbourhood search and contains an advance coarse-graining toolbox [2].

[1] Vitaliy Ogarko and Stefan Luding. A fast multilevel algorithm for contact detection of arbitrarily polydisperse objects.
Computer Physics Communications, 183 (2012) p932-936.

[2] Weinhart, T., Luding, S., Thornton, A.R.,
From discrete particles to continuum fields in mixtures,
AIP Conf. Proc. 1542, 1202-1205 (2013)

[3] Krijgsman, D., Ogarko, V. and Luding, S.
Optimal parameters for a hierarchical grid data structure for contact detection in arbitrarily polydisperse particle systems
Computational Particle Mechanics, 1 No. 3 (2014)