Discrete Element Method Applied to the Vibration Process of Coke Particles

  1. Carlos E. Suarez
  1. Behzad Majidi1,2,
  2. Kamran Azari1,2,
  3. Houshang Alamdari1,2,
  4. Mario Fafard2 and
  5. Donald Ziegler3

Published Online: 23 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118359259.ch219

Light Metals 2012

Light Metals 2012

How to Cite

Majidi, B., Azari, K., Alamdari, H., Fafard, M. and Ziegler, D. (2012) Discrete Element Method Applied to the Vibration Process of Coke Particles, in Light Metals 2012 (ed C. E. Suarez), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118359259.ch219

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Mining, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, 1065 avenue de la Médecine, Laval University, Quebec, QC, G1V 0A6, Canada

  2. 2

    NSERC/Alcoa Industrial Research Chair MACE3 and Aluminum Research Center – REGAL, Laval University, Quebec, QC, G1V 0A6, Canada

  3. 3

    Alcoa Canada Primary Metals, Aluminerie de Deschambault, 1 Boulevard des Sources, Deschambault-Grondines, QC, GOA ISO, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118291399

Online ISBN: 9781118359259

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Keywords:

  • Petroleum coke;
  • Bulk density;
  • Porosity;
  • Particle size;
  • Particle shape

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Discrete Element Method

  • Numerical Model

  • Results and Discussions

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgements