Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Restitution, Coefficient of

  • Jan W. Gooch
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_9982

n For two bodies on impact. The ratio of the difference in velocity, after impact to the difference before impact.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA