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Contact Analysis of a Smooth Ball on an Anisotropic Rough Surface

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C. Y. Poon, R. S. Sayles

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Imperial College, Exhibition Road, London SW7 2AZ, U.K.

J. Tribol 116(4), 850-859 (Oct 01, 1994) (10 pages) doi:10.1115/1.2927345 History: Received January 14, 1993; Revised May 10, 1993; Online June 05, 2008

Abstract

The effects of surface roughness and waviness upon the real contact areas, gaps between contact spots, and asperity contact pressures were studied. The distribution of real areas, gaps, and contact pressures are presented for different surface roughness, σ and correlation lengths, β*. The load-area relationship is compared to Bush’s model of strongly anisotropic rough surface contact using a stochastic approach.

Copyright © 1994 by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
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