Numerical Modelling of Melt Flows in Polymer Extrusion
Polymers and Composites
Dr C Abeykoon, Dr W Mirihanage, Dr J Wilson
30 June 2019
In polymer extrusion, the behaviour of the flow of materials along the screw shows highly variable nature as it is gradually changing from solid to molten state.
CFD of coupled multiphysics in scraped surface heat exchangers
Dr I Afgan, Dr R Prosser
31 July 2019
Scraped surface heat exchangers (SSHE) are widely used in (for example) the food industry, where there is a requirement for heat exchange, crystallization, aeration and other continuous processes.
Understanding Emulsification Mechanisms
Dr T L Rodgers
Applications accepted all year round
The properties of emulsions are linked to their microstructure. One of the most important characteristics of its micro-structure is their droplet size distribution (DSD) which has a direct impact on its rheological behavior, stability, and interfacial area.