On the acoustics of the stick-slip phenomenon


  • Stefania Donescu
  • Ligia Munteanu
  • Valeria Mosnegutu


acoustics, friction sounds, stick-slip phenomenon, contact interface model, hysterezis, mode lock-in


In this paper, the acoustics and friction of the stick-slip phenomenon is discussed. The interaction friction-vibration gives rise to oscillations within solids which frequently lead to radiation of sound to the surrounding media. The analysis of a friction contact model between two vibrating grains provides an example of the mode lock-in and the sound.


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