Erik Hulthén

Docent at Chalmers, Industrial and Materials Science, Product Development

Dr. Hulthén is Associate Professor in the Machine Elements group / Chalmers Rock Processing Systems at Product and Production Development. The research is focused on production of rock material, especially process optimization. Apart from supervision of Master and PhD students, Dr. Hulthén teaches Product development at the school of mechanics. In 2008 Dr. Hulthén received the “Young Author award” at XXIV International Mineral Processing Congress (IMPC) in Beijing. Since 2010 Dr. Hulthén is a member of Swedish aggregate producers association’s (SBMI) Technical board. Erik is also Director of the Master's programme in Product Development.

Source: chalmers.se

Projects

2010–2014

Modelling and dynamic simulation of gradual performance deterioration of a crushing circuit – Including time dependence and wear

Magnus Evertsson Product Development
Gauti Asbjörnsson Product Development
Erik Hulthén Product Development
Swedish Mineral Processing Research Association

2016–2017

LAYTERM (eit RawMaterials)

Erik Hulthén Product Development
The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT)

2016–2017

CDIO (eit RawMaterials)

Erik Hulthén Product Development
Emilia Gustafsson Product and Production Development
Kanishk Bhadani Product Development
Johan Malmqvist Product Development
The European Institute of Innovation and Technology (EIT)

2013–2017

Development of Simulation Capability and Advanced Process Models for Rock Material, Ore, and Mineral Production

Magnus Evertsson Product Development
Erik Hulthén Product Development
Gauti Asbjörnsson Product Development
Simon Grunditz Product Development
Ali Davoodi Product Development
Anton Hjalmarsson Product Development
Development Fund of the Swedish Construction Industry (SBUF)
Swedish Mineral Processing Research Association
VINNOVA

2011–2014

Uthållig produktion av finkorniga produkter från bergmaterial

Magnus Evertsson Product Development
Erik Hulthén Product Development
Anton Hjalmarsson Product Development
Rebecka Stomvall Product Development
Development Fund of the Swedish Construction Industry (SBUF)
VINNOVA

2015–2017

LCA modul till Simuleringsplattform

Erik Hulthén Product Development
Gauti Asbjörnsson Product Development
Anton Hjalmarsson Product Development
Development Fund of the Swedish Construction Industry (SBUF)
VINNOVA

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Publications

2017

Student Perspectives on Video-Based Learning in CDIO-Based Project Courses

Magnus Evertsson, Kanishk Bhadani, Christian Stöhr et al
The 13th International CDIO Conference Proceedings, Calgary, Canada, p. 689-704
Paper in proceedings
2017

CDIO Course Development for Faculty in Raw Materials Programmes

Catrin Edelbro, Erik Hulthén, Kristina Edström et al
The 13th International CDIO Conference Proceedings, Calgary, Canada, p. 315-326
Paper in proceedings
2017

Feed-hopper level estimation and control in cone crushers

Pekka Itävuo, Gauti Asbjörnsson, Erik Hulthén
Minerals Engineering. Vol. 110, p. 82-95
Journal article
2017

European initiative on CDIO in raw material programmes

Aldert Kamp, Stephan Bealieu, Erik Hulthén et al
Paper in proceedings
2017

A fundamental model of an industrial-scale jaw crusher

Magnus Bengtsson, Marcus Johansson, Erik Hulthén et al
Minerals Engineering. Vol. 105, p. 69-78
Journal article
2017

State of the Art in Application of Optimization Theory in Minerals Processing

Magnus Evertsson, Kanishk Bhadani, Magnus Bengtsson et al
Conference contribution
2016

Towards dynamical profit optimization of comminution circuits

Gauti Asbjörnsson, Magnus Bengtsson, Erik Hulthén et al
Minerals Engineering. Vol. 103, p. 14-24
Journal article
2016

Cone crusher performance evaluation using DEM simulations and laboratory experiments for model validation

Erik Hulthén, Marcus Johansson, Magnus Evertsson et al
Minerals Engineering, p. 93-101
Journal article
2016

Cone crusher performance evaluation using DEM simulations and laboratory experiments for model validation

Erik Hulthén, Marcus Johansson, Johannes Quist et al
Minerals Engineering, p. 93-101
Journal article
2016

Modelling of Discrete Downtime in Continuous Crushing Operation

Gauti Asbjörnsson, Magnus Bengtsson, Erik Hulthén et al
Minerals Engineering. Vol. 98, p. 22-29
Journal article
2016

Monitoring and validation of life time prediction of cone crusher with respect to loading and feeding conditions

Johannes Quist, Magnus Evertsson, Erik Hulthén et al
Comminution 16. Vol. 904 (1 Vol)
Paper in proceedings
2015

Prediction of Collision Energy in the VSI Crusher

Erik Hulthén, Simon Grunditz, Magnus Evertsson et al
Conference contribution
2015

Framework for material modelling in a processing plant

Magnus Bengtsson, Erik Hulthén, Magnus Evertsson
Paper in proceedings
2015

DEM Modelling and Simulation of Banana Screen Classification Efficiency

Ali Davoodi, Johannes Quist, Erik Hulthén et al
Minerals Engineering
Conference poster
2015

DEM simulation of banana screen performance

Ali Davoodi, Magnus Evertsson, Erik Hulthén et al
Conference poster
2015

Size and shape simulation in a tertiary crushing stage, a multi objective perspective

Magnus Bengtsson, Erik Hulthén, Magnus Evertsson
Minerals Engineering. Vol. 77, p. 72-77
Journal article
2015

Investigation of High Speed Cone Crushing Using Laboratory Scale Experiments and DEM

Erik Hulthén, Magnus Evertsson, Johannes Quist et al
Proceedings of the 14th European Symposium on Comminution and Classification (ESCC 2015), p. 193-199
Conference contribution
2015

Control Systems for Improvement of Cone Crusher Production Yield and Fatigue Life

Erik Hulthén, Magnus Bengtsson, Magnus Evertsson et al
Conference contribution
2015

Development of Operator training for the Swedish Aggregates Industry

Erik Hulthén, Magnus Evertsson, Gauti Asbjörnsson
Paper in proceedings
2015

Modelling of Discrete Downtime in Continuous Crushing Operation

Magnus Bengtsson, Erik Hulthén, Gauti Asbjörnsson et al
Paper in proceedings
2015

Cost And Performance Optimization Of A Tertiary Crushing Stage

Erik Hulthén, Magnus Bengtsson, Magnus Evertsson
Paper in proceedings
2015

Model of banana screen for robust performance

Magnus Evertsson, Erik Hulthén, Gauti Asbjörnsson et al
Minerals Engineering. Vol. 91, p. 66-73
Journal article
2015

The Effect of Rotor Tip Speed of a Vertical Shaft Impactor on the Collision Energy Spectrum

Erik Hulthén, Simon Grunditz, Magnus Evertsson et al
Conference poster
2015

ADVANCED MATERIAL MODELLING IN CRUSHING PLANTS USING REAL TIME ALGORITHMS

Magnus Bengtsson, Magnus Evertsson, Gauti Asbjörnsson et al
Conference poster
2014

Control systems for improvement of cone crusher yield and operation

Magnus Bengtsson, Magnus Evertsson, Erik Hulthén et al
Conference contribution
2014

Implementing Real-Time Optimization on a secondary Cone Crusher for Iron ore production, part 2

Kristoffer Hofling, Anders Apelqvist, Magnus Evertsson et al
Preprints Conference in Minerals Engineering, Luleå, 4-5 February 2014, p. 45-56
Conference contribution
2014

Implementation of Dynamic Simulation at Anglo Platinum

Gauti Asbjörnsson, Magnus Evertsson, Erik Hulthén
Paper in proceedings
2014

Development of a cognitive supporting operator training environment

Magnus Evertsson, Erik Hulthén, Gauti Asbjörnsson
Paper in proceedings
2014

Real-time Optimization of a speed controlled Cone Crusher in an Iron Ore application

Magnus Evertsson, Eva Öberg, Åke Sundvall et al
Paper in proceedings
2013

Modelling & Simulation of Dynamic Crushing Plant Behaviour with MATLAB-Simulink

Gauti Asbjörnsson, Magnus Evertsson, Erik Hulthén
Minerals Engineering. Vol. 43-44 (Special Issue: SI), p. 112-120
Journal article
2013

Implementing Real-time Optimization on a secondary Cone Crusher for Iron Ore Production, part 1

Anders Apelqvist, Erik Hulthén, Kristoffer Vilhelmsson et al
Preprints Conference in Minerals Engineering, Luleå, 5-6 February 2013, p. 71-80
Conference contribution
2013

An On-line Training Simulator Built on Dynamic Simulations of Crushing Plants

Gauti Asbjörnsson, Magnus Evertsson, Erik Hulthén
15th IFAC symposium on Control, Optimization and Automation in Mining, Mineral and Metal Processing.. Vol. 15 (1), p. 218-223
Paper in proceedings
2012

Modelling Dynamic Behaviour of Storage Bins for Material Handling in Dynamic Simulations

Erik Hulthén, Magnus Evertsson, Gauti Asbjörnsson
XXVI International Mineral Processing Congress (IMPC 2012: Innovative Processing for Sustainable Growth; New Delhi; India; 24 September 2012 through 28 September 2012), p. 258-267
Paper in proceedings
2012

Tuning of real-time algorithm for crushing plants using a dynamic crushing plant simulator

Gauti Asbjörnsson, Erik Hulthén, Magnus Evertsson
Paper in proceedings
2012

Modelling & Simulation of Dynamic Crushing Plant Behaviour with MATLAB-Simulink

Erik Hulthén, Magnus Evertsson, Gauti Asbjörnsson
Paper in proceedings
2012

A Training Simulator for Crushing Plant Operators

Magnus Evertsson, Erik Hulthén, Gauti Asbjörnsson
XXVI International Mineral Processing Congress (IMPC 2012: Innovative Processing for Sustainable Growth; New Delhi; India; 24 September 2012 through 28 September 2012), p. 2164-2171
Paper in proceedings
2012

Modelling & Simulation of Dynamic Crushing Plant Behaviour with MATLAB-Simulink

Gauti Asbjörnsson, Magnus Evertsson, Erik Hulthén
Paper in proceedings
2012

Modelling & dynamic simulation of gradual performance deterioration of a crushing circuit - including time dependence and wear

Gauti Asbjörnsson, Magnus Evertsson, Erik Hulthén
Minerals Engineering. Vol. 33, p. 13-19
Journal article
2011

Real-time Optimization of Crushing Processes using EVOP

Erik Hulthén, Magnus Evertsson
Conference contribution
2011

Real-time algorithm for cone crusher control with two variables

Erik Hulthén, Magnus Evertsson
Minerals Engineering. Vol. 24 (9), p. 987-994
Journal article
2010

Real-Time Optimization of Cone Crushers

Erik Hulthén
Doctoral thesis
2010

Two Variable Real-Time Algorithm for Cone Crusher Control

Magnus Evertsson, Erik Hulthén
XXV INTERNATIONAL MINERAL PROCESSING CONGRESS IMPC 2010, p. 813-819
Paper in proceedings
2010

Real-Time Algorithm for Cone Crusher Control with Two Variables

Magnus Evertsson, Erik Hulthén
Preprint
2010

Two Variable Real-Time Algorithm for Cone Crusher Control

Erik Hulthén, Magnus Evertsson
XXV INTERNATIONAL MINERAL PROCESSING CONGRESS IMPC 2010, p. 813-819
Paper in proceedings
2009

Optimization of crushing stage using on-line speed control on a cone crusher

Magnus Evertsson, Erik Hulthén
Conference contribution
2009

Algorithm for dynamic cone crusher control

Erik Hulthén, Magnus Evertsson
Minerals Engineering. Vol. 22 (3), p. 296-303
Journal article
2009

Algorithm for dynamic cone crusher control

Magnus Evertsson, Erik Hulthén
Minerals Engineering. Vol. 22 (3), p. 296-303
Journal article
2008

On-line Optimization of Crushing Stage using Speed regulation on Cone Crusher

Erik Hulthén, Magnus Evertsson
Proceedings of XXIV International Mineral Processing Congress. Vol. 2, p. 2396-2402
Paper in proceedings
2008

REAL TIME OPTIMIZATION OF ROCK CRUSHERS

Erik Hulthén
Licentiate thesis
2008

Optimisation Aspects of Compressive Crushing

Magnus Evertsson, Per Svedensten, Elisabeth Lee et al
Proceedings of the XXIV International Mineral Processing Congress. Vol. 1, p. 40-49
Paper in proceedings
2006

A Cost Effective Conveyor Belt Scale

Magnus Evertsson, Erik Hulthén
Conference contribution
2006

Theoretical optimal crushing

Magnus Evertsson, Erik Hulthén, Per Svedensten
Proceedings of XXIII International Mineral Processing Congress. Vol. 3 (1), p. 1789-1793
Paper in proceedings
2004

Passageparametrar vid siktning

Magnus Bengtsson, Erik Hulthén
Report
1996

Intervertebral disc response to cyclic loading--an animal model.

Tommy H. Hansson, Sten Holm, Erik Hulthén et al
Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part H: Journal of Engineering in Medicine. Vol. 210 (4), p. 249-58
Journal article