0
RESEARCH PAPERS

Similitude in Package Cushioning

[+] Author and Article Information
W. G. Soper

U. S. Naval Weapons Laboratory, Dahlgren, Va.

R. C. Dove

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, N. M.

J. Appl. Mech 29(2), 263-266 (Jun 01, 1962) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3640539 History: Received March 22, 1961; Online September 16, 2011

Abstract

Buckingham’s theorem is applied to impulsively loaded cushion systems and the dimensionless response is found to be a function of two variables. These results point out a method for presenting experimental response data which is valid for any cushioning material, regardless of the complexity of its dynamic behavior.

Copyright © 1962 by ASME
Your Session has timed out. Please sign back in to continue.

References

Figures

Tables

Errata

Discussions

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging and repositioning the boxes below.

Related Journal Articles
Related eBook Content
Topic Collections

Sorry! You do not have access to this content. For assistance or to subscribe, please contact us:

  • TELEPHONE: 1-800-843-2763 (Toll-free in the USA)
  • EMAIL: asmedigitalcollection@asme.org
Sign In