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Book Chapters

Tong ZB; Yang R; Chan HK; Yu AB, 2017, 'Multiphase Flows in Pharmaceutical Applications', in Handbook of Multiphase Flow Science and Technology, Springer

Journal articles

Li Y; Bao J; Yu A; Yang R, 2021, 'ANN prediction of particle flow characteristics in a drum based on synthetic acoustic signals from DEM simulations', Chemical Engineering Science, vol. 246, pp. 117012 - 117012, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ces.2021.117012

You Y; Guo J; Li G; Lv X; Wu S; Li Y; Yang R, 2021, 'Investigation the iron ore fine granulation effects and particle adhesion behavior in a horizontal high-shear granulator', Powder Technology, vol. 394, pp. 162 - 170, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2021.08.047

An XZ; Dong KJ; Yang RY; Zou RP; Yu AB, 2021, 'On the relationships between structural properties and packing density of uniform spheres', Powder Technology, vol. 388, pp. 139 - 148, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2021.04.079

Huang F; Zhu Q; Zhou X; Gou D; Yu J; Li R; Tong Z; Yang R, 2021, 'Role of CFD based in silico modelling in establishing an in vitro-in vivo correlation of aerosol deposition in the respiratory tract', Advanced Drug Delivery Reviews, vol. 170, pp. 369 - 385, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.addr.2020.09.007

Li Y; Bao J; Yu A; Yang R, 2021, 'A combined data-driven and discrete modelling approach to predict particle flow in rotating drums', Chemical Engineering Science, vol. 231, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ces.2020.116251

Huang F; Zhang Y; Tong ZB; Chen XL; Yang RY; Yu AB, 2021, 'Numerical investigation of deposition mechanism in three mouth–throat models', Powder Technology, vol. 378, pp. 724 - 735, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2018.11.095

Li Y; Bao J; Yang R, 2021, 'Acoustic signals of rotating drums generated based on DEM simulations', EPJ Web of Conferences, vol. 249, pp. 14019 - 14019, http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/epjconf/202124914019

Gou D; An X; Yang R, 2021, 'DEM investigation of the effect of particle breakage on compact properties', EPJ Web of Conferences, vol. 249, pp. 07004 - 07004, http://dx.doi.org/10.1051/epjconf/202124907004

Chow MYT; Kwok PCL; Yang R; Chan HK, 2020, 'Predicting the composition and size distribution of dry particles for aerosols and sprays of suspension: A Monte Carlo approach', International Journal of Pharmaceutics, vol. 582, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijpharm.2020.119311

Gou D; An X; Zhao B; Yang R, 2020, 'CFD-DEM simulations of densification of tetrahedron particles under air impact', Powder Technology, vol. 361, pp. 220 - 225, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2019.08.085

You Y; Luo Z; Zou Z; Yang R, 2020, 'Numerical study on mixed charging process and gas-solid flow in COREX melter gasifier', Powder Technology, vol. 361, pp. 274 - 282, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2019.08.040

Zhao Y; Raco J; Kourmatzis A; Diasinos S; Chan HK; Yang R; Cheng S, 2020, 'The effects of upper airway tissue motion on airflow dynamics', Journal of Biomechanics, vol. 99, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jbiomech.2019.109506

Gou DZ; An XZ; Zhao HY; Zhang H; Yang RY; Fu HT; Yang XH, 2019, 'Structural signature of binary sphere mixtures under air impact', Powder Technology, vol. 357, pp. 313 - 321, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2019.08.070

Zhao H; An X; Dong K; Yang R; Xu F; Fu H; Zhang H; Yang X, 2019, 'Macro- and microscopic analyses of piles formed by Platonic solids', Chemical Engineering Science, vol. 205, pp. 391 - 400, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ces.2019.05.018

Kim YH; Tong ZB; Chan HK; Yang RY, 2019, 'CFD modelling of air and particle flows in different airway models', Journal of Aerosol Science, vol. 134, pp. 14 - 28, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaerosci.2019.04.015

Hasan MT; Li C; Shen Y; Yu A; Yang R, 2019, 'Finite element analysis of briquetting of iron ore fines', Powder Technology, vol. 353, pp. 398 - 408, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2019.05.026

He Y; Li YY; Evans TJ; Yu AB; Yang RY, 2019, 'Effects of particle characteristics and consolidation pressure on the compaction of non-spherical particles', Minerals Engineering, vol. 137, pp. 241 - 249, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mineng.2019.04.007

You Y; Li Y; Luo Z; Li H; Zou Z; Yang R, 2019, 'Investigating the effect of particle shape on the charging process in melter gasifiers in COREX', Powder Technology, vol. 351, pp. 305 - 313, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2019.04.040

Ma B; Kourmatzis A; Zhao Y; Yang R; Chan HK; Salehi F; Cheng S, 2019, 'Potential effects of lingual fats on airway flow dynamics and particle deposition', Aerosol Science and Technology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02786826.2019.1696014

You Y; Luo Z; Li H; Zou Z; Yang R, 2018, 'Effects of the shape and inclination angle of DRI-flaps on DRI distribution in COREX melter gasifiers', Powder Technology, vol. 339, pp. 854 - 862, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2018.08.082

He Y; Evans TJ; Yu AB; Yang RY, 2018, 'A GPU-based DEM for modelling large scale powder compaction with wide size distributions', Powder Technology, vol. 333, pp. 219 - 228, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2018.04.034

Gou D; An X; Zhao H; Zhang H; Yang R, 2018, 'Dynamic characteristics of binary sphere mixtures under air impact', Powder Technology, vol. 332, pp. 224 - 233, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2018.03.065

He Y; Evans TJ; Shen YS; Yu AB; Yang RY, 2018, 'Discrete modelling of the compaction of non-spherical particles using a multi-sphere approach', Minerals Engineering, vol. 117, pp. 108 - 116, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mineng.2017.12.013

Zhao H; An X; Gou D; Zhao B; Yang R, 2018, 'Attenuation of pressure dips underneath piles of spherocylinders', Soft Matter, vol. 14, pp. 4404 - 4410, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c8sm00280k

You Y; Luo Z; Yang R; Hou Q; Zou Z, 2018, 'Experimental study of the effects of operation conditions on burden distribution in the corex melter gasifier', ISIJ International, vol. 58, pp. 267 - 273, http://dx.doi.org/10.2355/isijinternational.ISIJINT-2017-474

Zhao H; An X; Gou D; Zhao B; Yang R, 2018, 'Attenuation of pressure dips underneath piles of spherocylinders.', Soft matter, vol. 14, pp. 4404 - 4410, http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c8sm00280k

He Y; Evans TJ; Yu AB; Yang RY, 2017, 'DEM investigation of the role of friction in mechanical response of powder compact', Powder Technology, vol. 319, pp. 183 - 190, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2017.06.055

Ghasemi Ardi E; Dong KJ; Yu AB; Yang RY, 2017, 'A combined experimental and DEM approach to determine the breakage of particles in an impact mill', Powder Technology, vol. 318, pp. 543 - 548, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2017.06.026

Tong ZB; Yang RY; Yu AB, 2017, 'CFD-DEM study of the aerosolisation mechanism of carrier-based formulations with high drug loadings', Powder Technology, vol. 314, pp. 620 - 626, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2016.10.004

Xie Q; Chen Z; Hou Q; Yu AB; Yang R, 2017, 'DEM investigation of heat transfer in a drum mixer with lifters', Powder Technology, vol. 314, pp. 175 - 181, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2016.09.022

Zhou LL; Yang RY; Tian ZA; Mo YF; Liu RS, 2017, 'Molecular dynamics simulation on structural evolution during crystallization of rapidly super-cooled Cu50Ni50alloy', Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol. 690, pp. 633 - 639, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2016.08.173

Leung CMS; Tong Z; Zhou Q; Chan JGY; Tang P; Sun S; Yang R; Chan HK, 2016, 'Understanding the Different Effects of Inhaler Design on the Aerosol Performance of Drug-Only and Carrier-Based DPI Formulations. Part 1: Grid Structure', AAPS Journal, vol. 18, pp. 1159 - 1167, http://dx.doi.org/10.1208/s12248-016-9922-1

Tong Z; Zhong W; Yu A; Chan HK; Yang R, 2016, 'CFD-DEM investigation of the effect of agglomerate-agglomerate collision on dry powder aerosolisation', Journal of Aerosol Science, vol. 92, pp. 109 - 121, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaerosci.2015.11.005

An XZ; Dong KJ; Yang RY; Zou P; Wang CC; Yu AB, 2016, 'Quasi-universality in the packing of uniform spheres under gravity', Granular Matter, vol. 18, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10035-016-0612-6

Flynn SJ; Tong ZB; Yang RY; Kamiya H; Yu AB; Chan HK, 2015, 'Computational fluid dynamics (CFD) investigation of the gas-solid flow and performance of Andersen cascade impactor', Powder Technology, vol. 285, pp. 128 - 137, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2015.03.039

Leung SSY; Tang P; Zhou Q; Tong Z; Leung C; Decharaksa J; Yang R; Chan HK, 2015, 'De-agglomeration Effect of the US Pharmacopeia and Alberta Throats on Carrier-Based Powders in Commercial Inhalation Products', AAPS Journal, vol. 17, pp. 1407 - 1416, http://dx.doi.org/10.1208/s12248-015-9802-0

Tong Z; Yu A; Chand HK; Yang R, 2015, 'Discrete modelling of powder dispersion in dry powder inhalers - A brief review', Current Pharmaceutical Design, vol. 21, pp. 3966 - 3973, http://dx.doi.org/10.2174/1381612821666150820110958

He Y; Wang Z; Evans TJ; Yu AB; Yang RY, 2015, 'DEM study of the mechanical strength of iron ore compacts', International Journal of Mineral Processing, vol. 142, pp. 73 - 81, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.minpro.2015.05.005

Tong Z; Kamiya H; Yu A; Chan HK; Yang R, 2015, 'Multi-scale modelling of powder dispersion in a carrier-based inhalation system', Pharmaceutical Research, vol. 32, pp. 2086 - 2096, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11095-014-1601-2

Tjakra JD; Bao J; Hudon N; Yang R, 2013, 'Collective dynamics modeling of polydisperse particulate systems via Markov chains', Chemical Engineering Research and Design, vol. 91, pp. 1646 - 1659, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cherd.2013.05.011

Liu PY; Yang RY; Yu AB, 2013, 'The effect of liquids on radial segregation of granular mixtures in rotating drums', Granular Matter, vol. 15, pp. 427 - 436, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10035-013-0392-1

Liu PY; Yang RY; Yu AB, 2013, 'Self-diffusion of wet particles in rotating drums', Physics of Fluids, vol. 25, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4807596

Adi S; Di H; Chan H; Tong Z; Yang R; Yu ABOYAOYA-B, 2013, 'Effects of mechanical impaction on aerosol performance of particles with different surface roughness', Powder Technology, vol. 236, pp. 164 - 170, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.powtec.2012.02.051

Tjakra JD; Bao J; Hudon N; Yang R, 2013, 'Modeling collective dynamics of particulate systems under time-varying operating conditions based on Markov chains', Advanced Powder Technology, vol. 24, pp. 451 - 458, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.apt.2012.10.011

Liu P; Yang R; Yu ABOYAOYA-B, 2012, 'DEM study of the transverse mixing of wet particles in rotating drums', Chemical Engineering Science, vol. 86, pp. 99 - 107, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ces.2012.06.015

Jayasundara CT; Yang R; Yu ABOYAOYA-B, 2012, 'Discrete particle simulation of particle flow in a stirred mill: Effect of mill properties and geometry', Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, vol. 51, pp. 1050 - 1061, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ie2018977

Jayasundara CT; Yang R; Yu AB, 2012, 'Effect of the size of media on grinding performance in stirred mills', Minerals Engineering, vol. 33, pp. 66 - 71, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mineng.2011.10.012

Adi S; Adi H; Chan H; Finlay WH; Tong Z; Yang R; Yu ABOYAOYA-B, 2011, 'Agglomerate strength and dispersion of pharmaceutical powders', Journal of Aerosol Science, vol. 42, pp. 285 - 294, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaerosci.2011.02.002

Jayasundara CT; Yang R; Yu ABOYAOYA-B; Guo B; Rubenstein J, 2011, 'CFD-DEM modelling of particle flow in IsaMills - Comparison between simulations and PEPT measurements', Minerals Engineering, vol. 24, pp. 181 - 187, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.mineng.2010.07.011


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