David Smith (DJS Process Consulting Ltd.) appointed to organising Committee for CHoPS 2018


CHoPS, one of the largest international conferences devoted to all aspects of particulate solids technology, will be held at Greenwich Maritime Campus in London in 2018.

The Executive Committee, led by Chairman Prof. Mike Bradley, is calling for innovative and interesting papers on

  • Powder flow testing;
  • Segregation;
  • Mixing;
  • Mechanical conveying;
  • Silo design for flow;
  • DEM – process modelling;
  • Mechanical behaviour of bulk materials;
  • Wear;
  • Particle attrition;
  • Particle interaction / deformation;
  • Industrial applications in the form of end user case studies;
  • Billige Replica Uhren Kaufen Shop

Abstract submissions will accepted from January 2017.

CHoPS will once again be the forum for the greatest minds in this area of science and industry. Industry-specific and application-oriented contributions are especially welcome covering all scales of particulate processing.

CHoPS2018 Local Organising Committee:

Mike Bradley

Caroline Chapman

Pablo Garcia-Trinanes

The Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology, University of Greenwich
Ian Birkinshaw Solids Handling and Processing Association (SHAPA)
Andy Clow KP Snacks
Beverley Ford Rotaval Ltd
Peter Guttridge Guttridge Ltd
Simon Livings Nestlé
Nigel Mainwaring Russell Finex
Michele Marigo Johnson Matthey
Eddie McGee Ajax Ltd
Don McGlinchey Glasgow University
Marc Ottolini International Innovative Technologies Ltd
Barry Ridley Brookfield Engineering
Kelly Rose Solids and Bulk Magazine
Csaba Sinka Leicester University
David Smith DJS Process Consulting Ltd.
Peter Ullmann Process Industry Informer
Stephen Ward-Smith Malvern Instruments
Peter Webster Materials Handling Engineers Association (MHEA)