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Sand displacement by falling sphere

Sand Displacement by Falling Sphere


By mapping of terrain models, displacement processes in soil (here: sand) can be simulated via CEL (Coupled Euler-Lagrange).


 Task / Calculation

  •  Sliding tests based on the helix angle
  •  Ingression processes in soil, e.g. concerning bridges, skyscrapers etc. with displacement poles in soils with poor bearing capacity



A sphere weighing 8 kilograms strikes sandy soil with a speed of 15 m/s vertically and 10 m/s horizontally.


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