A Restitution Model of Two-car Collinear Collisions

  • Milan Batista
  • Goran Zovak


In the paper two-car collinear collisions are discussed usingNewton's law of mechanics, conservation of energy and linearconstitutive law connecting impact force and crush. Two waysof calculating the mutual restitution coefficient are given: onebased on car masses and one based on car stiffness. A numericalexample of an actual test is provided.


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How to Cite
Batista M, Zovak G. A Restitution Model of Two-car Collinear Collisions. Promet [Internet]. 1 [cited 2022May29];19(1):1-. Available from: https://traffic.fpz.hr/index.php/PROMTT/article/view/928
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