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How to Install OpenFOAM v2006 from Source Pack

How to Install OpenFOAM v2006 from Source Pack

In this post you will learn how to install OpenFOAM v2006 from source pack. The operating system is Ubuntu 18.04 LTS. It is assumed that…

Residence Time Distribution (RTD) in Stirred Tank Reactor: OpenFOAM Simulation

Residence Time Distribution (RTD) in Stirred Tank Reactor: OpenFOAM Simulation

You see an OpenFOAM simulation of a single phase stirred tank reactor using AMI technique. This simulation is performed to find the residence time distribution…

Residence Time Distribution by Particle Tracing

Residence Time Distribution by Particle Tracing

In this tutorial you will learn how to setup a particle tracing system to obtain the residence time distribution of flow in a T-channel. This…

How to install OpenFOAM v1912 from source pack

How to install OpenFOAM v1912 from source pack

In this post you will learn how to install OpenFOAM v1912 from source pack. The operating system is ubuntu 18.04 LTS. It is assumed that…

Packing of Hollow Cylinders (Catalysts) in a Tube: a DEM Simulation

Packing of Hollow Cylinders (Catalysts) in a Tube: a DEM Simulation

In many occasion in process industries (i.e. chemical engineering), we need to create a random packed bed of Catalysts. Packing of Hollow Cylinders in reactor…

Rotating Drum with Non-Spherical Particles: A DEM Simulation

Rotating Drum with Non-Spherical Particles: A DEM Simulation

Many industrial processes like granulation, particle coating, bio-mass pyrolysis, dryers contain rotating drum as a part of their processes. its rotation cause a gentle motion…

Screw Conveyor: A DEM Simulation

Screw Conveyor: A DEM Simulation

Screw conveyor uses the power of a rotating helical ribbon to transport solids from one place to another. They usually are horizontal or with a…

Bubble Column: an OpenFOAM® simulation

Bubble Column: an OpenFOAM® simulation

Bubble columns are useful processing units to contact gas and liquid for inter-phase mass transfer and chemical reactions. They have been applied in chemical, biomedical,…

V-Blender: a DEM Simulation

V-Blender: a DEM Simulation

V-blender (V-mixer) is found in most of solid processing industries. They provide reliable and easy mixing of dry powders in batch mode. This mixer can…

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How to Install OpenFOAM v2006 from Source Pack

How to Install OpenFOAM v2006 from Source Pack

In this post you will learn how to install OpenFOAM v2006 from source pack. The operating system is Ubuntu 18.04…

Residence Time Distribution (RTD) in Stirred Tank Reactor: OpenFOAM Simulation

Residence Time Distribution (RTD) in Stirred Tank Reactor: OpenFOAM Simulation

You see an OpenFOAM simulation of a single phase stirred tank reactor using AMI technique. This simulation is performed to…

Residence Time Distribution by Particle Tracing

Residence Time Distribution by Particle Tracing

In this tutorial you will learn how to setup a particle tracing system to obtain the residence time distribution of…

How to install OpenFOAM v1912 from source pack

How to install OpenFOAM v1912 from source pack

In this post you will learn how to install OpenFOAM v1912 from source pack. The operating system is ubuntu 18.04…