KONA Powder and Particle
KONA Powder and Particle


New Release

"KONA"No.41 [2024]

Print edition: ISSN 0288-4534 Online edition: ISSN 2187-5537
Diamond Open Access FREE for Reading & Publication

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Reviewer Appreciation
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Makio Naito(Editor-in-Chief)


Editor's Preface
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Arno Kwade(Chairman of Eur./Afr. Editorial Board)


Review Papers

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Artificial Intelligence and Evolutionary Approaches in Particle Technology

Christoph Thon, Marvin Röhl, Somayeh Hosseinhashemi, Arno Kwade and Carsten Schilde

Progress in Multidimensional Particle Characterization

pp 78–107 https://doi.org/10.14356/kona.2024017

DEM Modelling of Segregation in Granular Materials: A Review

Ahmed Hadi, Raïsa Roeplal, Yusong Pang and
Dingena L. Schott

A Review of Distribution and Segregation Mechanisms of Dockage and Foreign Materials in On-Farm Grain Silos for Central Spout Loading

pp 123–139 https://doi.org/10.14356/kona.2024003

High-Pressure Torsion for Highly-Strained and High-Entropy Photocatalysts

Saeid Akrami, Parisa Edalati, Masayoshi Fuji
and Kaveh Edalati

Influence of Anions and Cations on the Formation of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles in Aqueous Media

Original Research Papers

pp 229–241 https://doi.org/10.14356/kona.2024016

Effects of DEM Parameters and Operating Conditions on Particle Dynamics in a Laboratory Scale Rotating Disc

Rondinelli M. Lima, Gisele M. Souza, Rodolfo J. Brandão, Claudio R. Duarte and Marcos A.S. Barrozo

Smart Mechanical Powder Processing for Producing Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Aluminum Matrix Composites

pp 265–279 https://doi.org/10.14356/kona.2024005
Lipooligosaccharide Ligands from Respiratory Bacterial Pathogens Enhance Cellular Uptake of Nanoparticles

Mai H. Tu, Timothy M. Brenza, Margaret R. Ketterer, Morgan Timm, Benjamin M. King, Michael A. Apicella and Jennifer Fiegel

  Carbonation Kinetics of Fine CaO Particles in a Sound-Assisted Fluidized Bed for Thermochemical Energy Storage

Information Articles

Opening address by President Yoshio Hosokawa.

For the memory of KONA Award presentation ceremony. 

Symposium on Powder Technology. 

Get-acquainted Party.

Welcome speech by President Kohei Hosokawa.

Lecture scenery.

Lecture by Dr. Akira Watanabe, General Manager of Technical Development Dept.

Recess scenery.

At the KONA Award presentation ceremony, President Yoshio Hosokawa (Left) and 2022 KONA Awardee Prof. Hidehiro Kamiya (Tokyo Univ. of Agriculture and Technology, Japan).


Selected research achievements for the KONA Award 2022 (Prof. Hidehiro Kamiya): Particle adhesion and aggregation behavior characterization and control.

At the KONA Award presentation ceremony, President Yoshio Hosokawa (Left) and 2022 KONA Awardee Prof. Toshitsugu Tanaka (Osaka University, Japan).


Selected research achievements for the KONA Award 2022 (Prof. Toshitsugu Tanaka): Development of discrete particle modeling and simulations of gas-solid flows and granular flows.

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