Solving rocking block problems with multiple impacts

Yilmaz C., HURMUZLU Y.

3rd Contact Mechanics International Symposium, PENICHE, Portugal, 17 - 21 June 2001, pp.65-73 identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • City: PENICHE
  • Country: Portugal
  • Page Numbers: pp.65-73
  • Yıldız Technical University Affiliated: No


In this paper, we present a solution to the multiple impact problem that may arise in the rocking blocks. We use an approach based on the impulse-momentum methods, the energetic coefficient of restitution, and the impulse transmission ratio.