Accession Number:

ADA273617

Title:

International Conference on Discrete Element Methods (DEM) (2nd) Held in Cambridge, Massachusetts on March 18-19, 1993

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 15 Jan-14 Aug 1993

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE INTELLIGENT ENGINEERING SYSTEMS LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1993-05-26

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

The report covers description of Discrete Element Method DEM as an emerging numerical method in the analysis of discontinuous materials and systems. The conference objective was to gather researchers in DEM field together to discuss the current state of technology, present their work, and define future trends. Primary organizers and contributors are listed together with details of conference activity focusing on soil rock modeling, mathematical theory, and computational approaches algorithms and architectures . Details of number of attendees, country of origin, and professional affiliation are also included. An order form for obtaining a copy of the published proceeding is included. Instructions for accessing the ftp site at MIT are also included. Conference report, Discrete element methods, Conference coordinators, Summary of activity, Sponsorship details, Attendee listing, Conference proceedings.

Subject Categories:

  • Soil Mechanics
  • Numerical Mathematics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE