0
RESEARCH PAPERS

How to Model a Bonded Joint

[+] Author and Article Information
Piero Villaggio

Istituto di Scienza delle Construzioni, 56126 Pisa, Italy

J. Appl. Mech 56(3), 590-594 (Sep 01, 1989) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3176132 History: Received January 26, 1988; Revised November 09, 1988; Online July 21, 2009

Abstract

The problem is considered of a semi-infinite plane region bonded to a rigid region, with the boundary of contact being in the shape of a cosine curve. It is shown that, when a rigid displacement is applied to the boundary of the elastic region, there is a particular value of the amplitude of the contact curve that minimizes the sum of the strain energy and adhesion energy.

Copyright © 1989 by ASME
Topics: Displacement , Shapes
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