Vibration and Stability of Frictional Sliding of Two Elastic Bodies With a Wavy Contact Interface

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Mikhail Nosonovsky

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43202

George G. Adams

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, MA 02115e-mail: adams@coe.neu.edu

J. Appl. Mech 71(2), 154-161 (May 05, 2004) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1653684 History: Received December 02, 2001; Revised September 19, 2003; Online May 05, 2004
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Sliding of a flat elastic half-space upon a wavy elastic half-space
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Frequency of vibration divided by 4π versus the contact zone half-length (generalized Rayleigh waves possible)
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Frequency of vibration divided by 4π vs. the contact zone half-length (generalized Rayleigh waves do not exist)
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Contact pressure for the frictionless case, μ12=1,ν12=0.25,κ2=0.667
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Degree of instability divided by the friction coefficient and sliding velocity versus the contact zone length for small friction and sliding velocity




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