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Alexey Tchkalov
05-05-2003, 06:17 AM
Dear colleagues,

In my theoretical investigation I need to simulate an interaction between two
parts of a fractured bone. I am going to represent a friction force on
contacted surfaces as a simple Coulomb friction. If, on your opinion, this
representation is valid, could you suggest an appropriate value for the
coefficient of friction (with a reference, if possible).

Thank you,

Alexey Tchkalov, PhD
National Technical University of Ukraine
Theoretical mechanics department

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