Torsional contact between elastically similar flat-ended cylinders

Mehmet E Kartal, David A Hills, David Nowell, James R Barber

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The problem of frictional contact between two long, elastic, coaxial cylinders pressed together, end-to-end and subsequently subjected to monotonically increasing or oscillating torque is considered and the full state of stress found, together with the partial slip regime and the strength of the assembly.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1375-1380
Number of pages6
JournalInternational Journal of Solids and Structures
Issue number10
Early online date2 Feb 2010
Publication statusPublished - 15 May 2010


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