Finite Element Analysis of Contact and Friction - A Survey

Contents 

STATE OF THE ART SURVEY

  • Contactor and target bodies
  • Contact Force/Deflection Relationships
  • Implementation of Contact/Sliding Conditions
  • Contact Monitoring
  • Contact Constraints
  • Friction Force Calculations

STATE OF COMMERCIAL CODES

  • Contact and Friction Approaches
  • Node-to-Node Approach (Gap Elements)
  • Node-to-Surface Approach
  • Comments General to Both Node-to-Node and Node-to-Surface Approaches
  • Explicit Codes for Contact/Impact Analysis

INDUSTRIAL NEEDS 

  • Questionnaire
  • Personal communications from members of the Non-linear Working Group Committee

RECOMMENDATIONS FOR FUTURE RESEARCH AND CODE DEVELOPMENT

SUGGESTIONS FOR CONTACT AND FRICTION BENCHMARKING

  • Benchmark Objectives
  • List of Existing Tests with Potential for Development into Benchmarks

CONCLUDING REMARKS
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
REFERENCES
BIBLIOGRAPHY
APPENDIX

Document Details

ReferenceR0025
AuthorMottershead. J
LanguageEnglish
AudienceAnalyst
TypePublication
Date 1st January 1993
RegionTechnical

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