Normal Indentation of Elastic Half-Space With a Rigid Frictionless Axisymmetric Punch

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G. Fu

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, IA 50011

J. Appl. Mech 69(2), 142-147 (Sep 21, 2001) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1445145 History: Received June 05, 2001; Revised September 21, 2001
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Normal indentation of an elastic half-space
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One-half power punch. The pressure is normalized with respect to −E/1−ν2.
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Conical punch. The pressure is normalized with respect to −E/1−ν2.
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Three-half power punch. The pressure is normalized with respect to −E/1−ν2.
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Parabolic punch. The pressure is normalized with respect to −E/1−ν2.



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