A New Approach to the Calculation of Work Index and the Potential Energy of a Particulate Material

Elias Stamboliadis, Stamatis Emmanouilidis, Evangelos Petrakis
2011 Geomaterials  
The work index W i was defined by F. Bond as the specific energy (kWh/ton) required to reduce a particulate material from infinite grain size to 100 microns. The calculation is based on the size-energy relationship
doi:10.4236/gm.2011.12005 fatcat:thwuafmcurhi7f6hqkpewu7miu