Table 2 Chosen test dimensions used for the simulations in the optimization process

From: Discrete element simulation of the charge in the hopper of a blast furnace, calibrating the parameters through an optimization algorithm

Material \(\phi \) base (mm) \(\phi \) cylinder (mm) h cylinder (mm)
Coke 1500 1200 1600
Sinter 1500 1200 1500
Pellet 600 350 450