Hertz Contact Calculator

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  • A simple matlab code for calculation of Hertz solution (Hertz model) for line, point and elliptical contacts. Also shows a plot of resultant pressure and deflection (not for elliptical contact)

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    Dr. Aydar Akchurin
    About Dr. Aydar Akchurin 40 Articles
    Editor, PhD (Tribology), Senior Researcher at SKF, Houten, the Netherlands. Expertise in lubrication, friction, wear and contact mechanics.