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First of its kind UQ efforts for reacting multiphase gas-solid flows

A series of journal articles were recently published to document first of its kind Uncertainty Quantification (UQ) efforts for reacting multiphase gas-solid flows. These include the application of non-intrusive Bayesian UQ methodology to experimental data in a gasifier and the application of the UQ methodology to the corresponding MFiX simulations. This[...]

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MFiX-DEM Featured on CEP Cover

The multiphase flow artwork of Dr. Jordan Musser is featured on the cover of the September 2017 issue of Chemical Engineering Progress (CEP). CEP magazine is the flagship publication of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) and is distributed monthly to nearly 30 thousand professionals in chemical engineering fields,[...]

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2017 NETL Workshop on Multiphase Flow Science Proceedings

The NETL 2017 Workshop on Multiphase Flow Science was held in Morgantown, WV on August 8 – 10. The Workshop brings together leaders from industry, academia, and government laboratories to discuss current projects and future R&D in the area of Multiphase Flow Science. The workshop continues to promote innovation and[...]

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MFiX 17.1 Release Announcement

Dear MFiX user, We are pleased to announce the release of the new version of MFiX 17.1. Please visit https://mfix.netl.doe.gov/mfix/download-mfix to download the latest version. Please see the release note below that highlights the changes from the previous version.   Please send any software related questions to mfix-help@mfix.netl.doe.gov or administrative[...]

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Dr. Vaidheeswaran presented a VVUQ roadmap at the ASME Verification and Validation Symposium

Dr. Avinash Vaidheeswaran presented the ongoing efforts in developing the Verification, Validation and Uncertainty Quantification (VVUQ) roadmap at the ASME Verification and Validation Symposium held at Las Vegas in May, 2017. In his talk, he presented key extensions to ASME guidelines to overcome the inherent complexities in multiphase flow applications.[...]

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Multiphase Flow Science research capabilities featured in the new NETL Impact magazine

Several Multiphase Flow Science research capabilities and projects are featured in the inaugural edition of the new NETL Impact magazine.  This is the Laboratory’s first quarterly publication that introduces readers to some of the most vital and robust energy research and development focused on improving the lives of Americans through[...]

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Dr. Tingwen Li presented MFiX simulations at the IFPRI Annual meeting

NETL multiphase flow science team member, Dr. Tingwen Li, was invited to attend the 39th International Fine Particle Research Institute (IFPRI) Annual General Meeting in Philadelphia on June 17 to 21, 2017. During the meeting, Dr. Li gave a talk at the special symposium dedicated to Prof. Robert Pfeffer who[...]

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