EDEM Tutorial: Breakage in Cone Crusher

Through this introductory tutorial you will learn how to set up and analyze an EDEM simulation that uses the Tavares Breakage Model. This model is in the form of an Application Programing Interface (API) plugin. In this tutorial we will also learn how to use the breakage tool to extend the size distribution and calculate the fines at the post-processing stage. The tool is an EDEMpy script and is in the form of an executable file.

In this tutorial the Tavares Breakage Model is applied to a cone crusher that breaks materials used in mining and other material handling industries.

The main focus is on:

For more information about the Tavares Breakage Model and to download the model check this article.