Browse Published Papers - Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (TAM) by Author "Shen, Amy Q."

  • Thoroddsen, Sigurdur T.; Shen, Amy Q. (American Institute of Physics, 2001-01)
    When a solid sphere impacts on a deep layer of granular medium, it generates an ejecta sheet and a transient axisymmetric crater. The gravity-driven radial collapse of this crater generates a pressure spike, as the cavity ...


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