Simulation of dynamic adhesive contact of a deformable ball with a rigid substrate. (a) Plot of error in energy with time (b) deformed configurations (c) model for adhesion
(B) Dynamic Peeling Simulations
In this project we are working on developement of robust time integration schemes for peeling simulations.
(C) Dynamic Peeling Simulations of Gecko Spatula
In this project we are working on peeling simulations of gecko spatula.
Simulation of dynamic peeling of a gecko spatula from a rigid substrate. (a) A gecko sticking on a wall (b) Force displacment plot for various time integration schemes together with deformed figures at various time instance (c) Deformation movie