Oblique impact of a rotating elastic solid on a deformable surface

HAAKE, Steve (1996). Oblique impact of a rotating elastic solid on a deformable surface. In: Proceedings of the VIII international congress on experimental mechanics. Society for experimental mechanics, 376-377.

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    Dynamic impacts of objects on surfaces are very important in the world of sport. In some sports elastic deformation occurs in the ball (if there is one) while in others elastic/plastic deformation occurs in the surface. A golf shot begins with an elastic impact between the ball and the club followed by flight through the air and a complex impact involving slip and rotation in which the turf is permanently deformed. This paper researches the factors involved in the ball/turf impact using both experimental and numerical techniques.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Additional Information: VIII international congress on experimental mechanics held in Nashville TN, June 1996
    Research Institute, Centre or Group - Does NOT include content added after October 2018: Centre for Sports Engineering Research
    Page Range: 376-377
    Depositing User: Carole Harris
    Date Deposited: 04 Aug 2010 11:14
    Last Modified: 18 Mar 2021 11:00
    URI: http://shura.shu.ac.uk/id/eprint/2308

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