Calculation of Elastic Collisions in One Dimension.

Keyword

Coefficient of restitution,Elastic collisions,One Dimension,Perfectly elastic sphere,Inelastic elastic sphere,Loss of kinetic Energy.

Reference

[1]:Graham Woan著・堤正義訳:『ケンブリッジ物理公式ハンドブック』,共立出版,pp.71,2007.

Remarks

・Above figure is copied from reference[1].
・e:Coefficient of restitution.
・Unit of both m1 and m2 must be same.
・Unit of both v1 and v2 must be same.
・v '1:Post collision velicity of m1.
・v '2:Post collision velicity of m2.

History

・2010/03/01:Upload.