Accident Analysis


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Accident Analysis
1010404Accident Analysis
Postimpact Behavior of Vehicles Analysis of the after effects of a collision can give clues about travel speeds of vehicles immediately prior to impact. The following principles of physics must hold: Conservation of linear momentum Coefficient of restitution relating pre- and postimpact relative velocity
Conservation of Linear Momentum Total momentum is conserved in all directions (vector):
Citation
Indranil Goswami: Civil Engineering All-In-One PE Exam Guide: Breadth and Depth, Second Edition. Accident Analysis, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2012), AccessEngineering Export