Particle Shape Classification

As part of our strategic research we have developed classification systems and comparitor charts for various aspects of particle shape. Full details have been published in the following journal article:


Blott, S.J. and Pye, K. (2008) Particle shape: a review and new methods of characterization and classification. Sedimentology 55, 31-63. (view abstract)



The PDF documents below provide a number of visual comparators and graphical plots for use in analysing and displaying particle shape data: