Sheared Dense Granular Flows

Authored by: Andreea Panaitescu , Ashish V. Orpe , Arshad Kudrolli

Handbook of Granular Materials

Print publication date:  October  2015
Online publication date:  March  2016

Print ISBN: 9781466509962
eBook ISBN: 9781466509979
Adobe ISBN:

10.1201/b19291-11

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Abstract

This chapter reviews 3D sheared granular flows in simple laboratory systems. The review is confined to flow of particles that are monodisperse in size, shape, and density to avoid complexities induced by segregation dynamics (which are covered in detail in Chapter 10). We further focus on the slow flow regime where the particles (essentially) remain in contact, as opposed to the kinetic regime where particles are agitated significantly and undergo binary collisions. Kinetic theory approaches have been well developed in the latter regime [1]; a review of kinetic theory is found in Chapter 4.

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