• Journal Article

The physics of powder flow: Applied to pharmaceutical solids

Citation

Crowder, T. M., & Hickey, A. (2000). The physics of powder flow: Applied to pharmaceutical solids. Pharmaceutical Technology, 24(2), 50-58.

Abstract

Pharmaceutical scientists working in powder processing can benefit from the physics literature on studies of granular materials. This article summarizes some important findings relevant to vibration, mixing, milling, and characterization of pharmaceutical powders.