Evaluate the feasibility of using the distinct‐ element modeling to study the flow and segregation of frictional particles without cohesion.
Simulate an experimental test corresponding to the charge/discharge of a scale model batch hopper.
Mr. Perman has a Master of Civil Engineering degree with a major in Rock Mechanics. He has experience in various types of rock mechanical problems, with his main focus on numerical analysis of underground mining and civil-engineering tunneling projects. He also has worked with rock stress measurements, both in the field and with analysis, evaluation and reporting. Mr. Perman also has performed inspections of tunnels and slopes, and geotechnical logging of drill cores. He specializes in rock mechanics, mining engineering and civil engineering.