An Engineering Approach to Hertzian Contact Elasticity—Part I

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Luc Houpert

Fundamentals and Performance Modeling, Timken Research B.P. 89, 68002 Colmar Cedex, Francee-mail: houpert@timken.com

J. Tribol 123(3), 582-588 (Jul 10, 2000) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1308043 History: Received February 11, 2000; Revised July 10, 2000
Copyright © 2001 by ASME
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Experimental results, taken from 6
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The Hertzian parameters (elliptical integrals)
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CA,CB,CP, and CD versus k
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Fine curve-fitting of CA,CB,CP, and CD
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The final point contact–line contact curve



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