Shapes of heaps and in silos

Experimental investigations on the shape of a heap formed in a Hele Shaw cell either on a flat base or in a two-dimensional silo are presented. We have focused our attention on the shape dependence on mass flux and initial energy of particles poured into the cell. Two kinds of granular media are con...

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Published in:The European Physical Journal B : Condensed Matter and Complex Systems, Vol. 10, No. 4 (1999), p. 673-679
Main Author: Grasselli, Y.
Other Involved Persons: Herrmann, H.J.
Format: electronic Article
Item Description:Received 28 September 1998 and Received in final form 20 January 1999
Physical Description:Online-Ressource
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