Clogging of granular materials in silos: effect of gravity and outlet size

Roberto Arévalo, Iker Zuriguel
2016 Soft Matter  
By means of extensive numerical simulations we disclose the role of the driving force in the clogging of inert particles passing through a constriction.
doi:10.1039/c5sm01599e pmid:26442806 fatcat:itiyuzmo6rgbdektw7ua7dvhym