Laboratory of Mechanics of Granular Materials

Department of Physical Properties of Plant Materials

Laboratory of Mechanics of Granular Materials

Supervisor: Prof. DSc Eng Mateusz Stasiak



Research profile:

  • Mechanical characteristics of plant materials
  • Physical properties of bulk raw materials and food products relevant to storage and handling processes
  • Modelling of physical processes occurring in bulk materials during technological operations related to material storage, handling and processing
  • Identification and analysis of volatiles as a function of changes in the physicochemical state of plant raw materials


  • Determination of mechanical parameters
  • Determination of parameters of bulk materials for proper design of mechanical processes
  • Analysis of volatile matter emissions of plant materials during storage