Continuum Modeling of Granular Flow and Structure Formation

Igor S. Aranson, Lev S. Tsimring

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


This chapter contains sections titled: Introduction Order Parameter Description of Partially Fluidized Granular Flows Avalanches on an Inclined Plane Stability of Simple Solution Avalanches in a Single-mode Approximation Comparison with Experiment Fitting the Theory with Molecular Dynamics Simulations Order Parameter for Granular Fluidization: Static Contacts vs. Fluid Contacts Stress Tensor Couette Flow in a Thin Granular Layer Fitting the Constitutive Relation Surface-driven Shear Granular Flow Under Gravity Stick-Slips and Granular Friction Conclusions References.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Physics of Granular Media
Number of pages24
ISBN (Electronic)9783527603626
ISBN (Print)3527403736, 9783527403738
StatePublished - Jun 6 2005

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General Physics and Astronomy


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