Thermal and Mechanical Model for Rigid Cylinder Indenting an Elastic Layer Resting on Rigid Base: Application to Turned Surfaces

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Zhe Zhang, J. M. Ochterbeck

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Clemson University, Clemson, SC 29634-0921

E. E. Marotta

IBM Corporation, Server Group, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601-5400

J. Electron. Packag 125(2), 186-191 (Jun 10, 2003) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1568126 History: Received July 31, 2001; Online June 10, 2003
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Schematic for a cylindrical metal/elastic layer interface
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The turned angle for a spiral on a machined surface
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Schematic for the thermal model with an equivalent heat flux distribution
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The effect of the relative thermal conductivity and the contact half-width on the thermal contact resistance (t/b=0.1 and L/b=2)
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Comparison between the analytical and numerical model results at k21=1,a/b=0.1,a/t=0.1,L/t=2.
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Dimensionless total thermal contact resistance versus total turned angle
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Dimensionless contact half-width versus dimensionless load



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