American Journal of Mechanical Engineering
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American Journal of Mechanical Engineering. 2013, 1(3), 73-75
DOI: 10.12691/ajme-1-3-3
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Modeling of Peat Mass Process Formation Based on 3D Analysis of the Screw Machine by the Code YADE

K. Epifancev1, А. Nikulin1, S. Kovshov1, S. Mozer1 and I. Brigadnov1,

1National Mineral Resources University Saint-Petersburg, Russian Federation

Pub. Date: May 13, 2013

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K. Epifancev, А. Nikulin, S. Kovshov, S. Mozer and I. Brigadnov. Modeling of Peat Mass Process Formation Based on 3D Analysis of the Screw Machine by the Code YADE. American Journal of Mechanical Engineering. 2013; 1(3):73-75. doi: 10.12691/ajme-1-3-3


In the article authors investigate extrusion press for forming of peat furnace charge in order to produce fuel pellets. For modeling the behavior of pellets, we used discrete elements method in YADE framework.

screw extruders form of the forming and calibrating part of matrix dies discrete elements method press energy output

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