Latest Fluidization Stories

2011-06-02 00:00:31

Information on the new OriginateAir and the Mach 5 will be available at booth 12 (PRWEB) June 01, 2011 C. Cretors and Company, the leading designer and manufacturer of food processing and concession equipment for over 126 years, is highlighting the OriginateAir and Mach 5 at ShowCanada 2011, being held at the Westin Ottawa Hotel in Ontario on June, 1 2011. Information on the new OriginateAir, the latest addition to its hot air popping and puffing equipment line, and the Mach 5, Cretors'...

2009-06-30 15:44:53

University of Chicago researchers have discovered dry granular materials such as sand, seeds and grains have properties similar to liquid. The physicists from the university's Materials Research Science and Engineering Center said the granular materials form water-like droplets when poured from a given source. The researchers said their finding could be important to a wide range of industries that use fluidized dry particles. It was previously thought dry particles lacked sufficient surface...

Word of the Day
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.