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Session H53: Focus Session: Continuum Descriptions of Discrete Materials

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Sponsoring Units: GSNP
Chair: Ken Kamrin, MIT
Room: 153B


Tuesday, February 28, 2012
8:00AM - 8:12AM

H53.00001: Failure of a loose packing of grains
Greg Farrell , Narayanan Menon

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Tuesday, February 28, 2012
8:12AM - 8:24AM

H53.00002: Jamming in Hopper Flows: Analysis of Survival Times
Michal Dichter , Shubha Tewari , Bulbul Chakraborty

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Tuesday, February 28, 2012
8:24AM - 8:36AM

H53.00003: Experimental analysis on how grain properties affect the performance of jammed granular systems for variable stiffness robotic applications
Nadia Cheng , Karl Iagnemma , Anette Hosoi , Katy Gero

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Tuesday, February 28, 2012
8:36AM - 9:12AM

H53.00004: Shear-Transformation-Zone Theory of Glassy Diffusion, Stretched Exponentials, and the Stokes-Einstein Relation
Invited Speaker: James Langer

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Tuesday, February 28, 2012
9:12AM - 9:24AM

H53.00005: A granular flow law based on nonlocal fluidity
Ken Kamrin , Georg Koval

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Tuesday, February 28, 2012
9:24AM - 9:36AM

H53.00006: Rheology of discontinuously shear thickening suspensions beyond simple shear
Pawel Zimoch , Gareth McKinley , Anette Hosoi

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Tuesday, February 28, 2012
9:36AM - 9:48AM

H53.00007: Activated processes in a stress landscape: a rheological model for dense driven granular materials
Bulbul Chakraborty , Dapeng Bi

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Tuesday, February 28, 2012
9:48AM - 10:00AM

H53.00008: Shear-transformation-zone theory of plasticity in hard-sphere materials
Charles K.C. Lieou , James S. Langer , Ahmed E. Elbanna , Jean M. Carlson

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Tuesday, February 28, 2012
10:00AM - 10:12AM

H53.00009: Width of Shear Zones in Gravity-Driven Granular Flows
Shubha Tewari , Bulbul Chakraborty

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Tuesday, February 28, 2012
10:12AM - 10:24AM

H53.00010: From streamline jumping to strange eigenmodes: Learning from simple continuum models of granular mixing
Ivan C. Christov , Julio M. Ottino , Richard M. Lueptow

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Tuesday, February 28, 2012
10:24AM - 10:36AM

H53.00011: From liquid to stone: a polydispersive colloidal model for cement setting
Enrico Masoero , Roland Pellenq , Franz-Josef Ulm , Sidney Yip , Emanuela Del Gado

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Tuesday, February 28, 2012
10:36AM - 10:48AM

H53.00012: Effect of randomness on wave propagation in granular systems
Mohith Manjunath , Amnaya P. Awasthi , Philippe H. Geubelle

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Tuesday, February 28, 2012
10:48AM - 11:00AM

H53.00013: Continuum Representation of the Mechanics of Random Fiber Networks
Ali Shahsavari , Catalin Picu

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