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PFC

Particle Flow Code (PFC) Version 5 is an advanced, fast and extremely versatile commercial, multi-physics simulation software for engineers and scientists using the Distinct Element Method (DEM). 

Drawing on Itasca's pioneering DEM research, development and experience that spans over a quarter of a century, PFC sets the industry standard in performance, ease of use, accuracy and versatility for manufacturing, mining, geotechnical, earth sciences, pharmaceuticals and packaging simulation.

Benefits Features
  • Fastest time-to-solution
  • Best documented
  • Most cited
  • Premium support available
  • Lowest cost of ownership
  • CAD interoperability
  • Includes Rhinoceros® solid modeling software
  • Flexible and customizable
  • Discounted academic pricing is available
  • Parallel processing enabled
  • Powerful scripting included
  • Thermal-mechanical coupling
  • Create fast C++ functions
  • Add new physics using C++
  • Advanced post-processing
  • CFD tools work with any software
  • Available fluid dynamics add-on
  • Open data files, scripts & model records
List of Selected Clients
  • ABB
  • AGCO
  • AngloGold
  • BASF
  • Bayer
  • BOSCH
  • BP
  • Buehler
  • Chevron
  • ConocoPhillips
  • De Beers
  • Dow Chemical
  • Dyno Nobel
  • EADS-Airbus
  • Exxon Mobil
  • Golder Assoc.
  • Halliburton
  • Hilti
  • Hitachi
  • IFP
  • IHI
  • Kawasaki
  • Komatsu
  • Lafarge
  • Man-Takraf
  • Panasonic
  • Mitsubishi
  • Nestle
  • POSCO
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Schlumberger
  • Shell
  • ThyssenKrupp
  • Total
  • URS
  • VALE