chrono::ChMaterialSurface Class Referenceabstract

Description

Base class for specifying material properties for contact force generation.

#include <ChMaterialSurface.h>

Inheritance diagram for chrono::ChMaterialSurface:

Public Types

enum  ContactMethod { NSC, SMC }
 

Public Member Functions

virtual ChMaterialSurfaceClone () const =0
 "Virtual" copy constructor.
 
virtual ContactMethod GetContactMethod () const =0
 
virtual void ArchiveOUT (ChArchiveOut &marchive)
 
virtual void ArchiveIN (ChArchiveIn &marchive)
 

Member Enumeration Documentation

Enumerator
NSC 

non-smooth, constraint-based (a.k.a. rigid-body) contact

SMC 

smooth, penalty-based (a.k.a. soft-body) contact