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The influence of indenter bluntness on the apparent contact stiffness of thin coatings

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In the present paper, the influence of punch tip sharpness on the interpretation of indentation measurements is considered. Firstly, in order to obtain analytical insight into the nature of the problem, closed form solutions are presented for the indentation of a homogeneous elastic half-space by an axisymmetric indenter of arbitrary shape, including Hertzian, conical, and conical indenter with a rounded tip. Next, a fast and efficient numerical implementation of a semi-analytical approach to...

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10.1016/j.tsf.2009.03.018

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Institution:
University of Oxford
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MPLS
Department:
Engineering Science
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Laboratoire de Mécanique des Solides, (CNRS UMR 7649, Polytechnique, Mines, Ponts and Chaussées), France
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Constantinescu, A
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Korsunsky, A
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Thin Solid Films Journal website
Volume:
517
Issue:
17
Pages:
4835-4844
Publication date:
2009-07-01
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0040-6090
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English
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2010-09-09

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