Diagnostics of stress and strained state of leaf springs of special purpose off-road vehicles
More details
Hide details
Odessa Polytechnic National University
Odessa National Maritime University
Submission date: 2022-01-13
Acceptance date: 2022-03-11
Online publication date: 2022-03-14
Publication date: 2022-03-14
Corresponding author
Varvara Piterska   

Odessa National Maritime University
Diagnostyka 2022;23(1):2022111
The work is devoted to the diagnostics of the stress state of systems that soften the shock load on the vehicle body, the elastic element of the car suspension such as a multi-leaf spring. The construction of a mathematical model taking into account the geometric nonlinearity according to the finite element method theory is considered. Mathematical modelling was carried out to take into account the change in the stiffness matrix of the system when changing its shape. For research, a symmetrical semi-elliptical spring consisting of five leaves is used. All numerous numerical experiments were performed in two computer-aided design (CAD) systems: ANSYS, a heavy multipurpose package and SolidWorks, a middle-level multipurpose package. Computer-aided design algorithms have been developed to expand the capabilities of CAD. The analysis of the results obtained allows to conclude that the traditional models of nonlinearity in ANSYS and SolidWorks give approximately the same results, which at the maximum point differ by 20.6% from the data of a full-scale experiment. When using the proposed model, this difference is reduced to 7.95%.
Bondar VN, Ashikhmina LA, Berezin IY, Khalturin VK. Directions of applied research in the field of improving the structures of road-building equipment. Actual problems of automobile, railway and pipeline transport in the Ural region 2005; 127(12): 243-249. Russian.
Staroverov NN. Modeling of viscoelastic properties and hysteresis damping of springs from composite materials. Mechanical engineering 2011; 8: 24-33. Russian.
Potapov ML. On the question of designing springs with a progressive elastic characteristic. Dynamics and strength of transport machines 1998; 7: 40-47. Russian.
Banerjee AK. Block-diagonal equations for multibody elasto-dynamics with geometric stiffness and constraints. Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics 1993; 275(5): 1092-1100.
Dias MP, Pereira MS. Sensitivity analysis of rigid-flexible multibody systems. Multibody System Dynamics 1997; 3(1): 301-307.
Pedersen NL. On the formulation of flexible multibody systems with constant mass matrices. Multibody System Dynamics 1997; 3(1): 227-231.
Piterska V, Nemchuk O, Orobey V, et al. Diagnostics of the strength and stiffness of the loader carrier system structural elements in terms of thinning of walls by numerical methods. Diagnostyka 2021; 22(3):73-81.http://dx.doi.org/10.29354/dia....
Orobey V, Nemchuk O, Lymarenko O, Piterska V, Lohinova L. Taking account of the shift and inertia of rotation in problems of diagnostics of the spectra of critical forces mechanical systems. Diagnostyka 2021;22(1):39-44. http://dx.doi.org/10.29354/dia....
Nemchuk OO. Specific features of the diagnostics of technical state of steels of the port reloading equipment. Materials Science 2018; 53(6): 875-878. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/S110....
Nemchuk O, Hredil M, Pustovoy V, Nesterov O. Role of in-service conditions in operational degradation of mechanical properties of portal cranes steel. Procedia Structural Integrity 2019;16: 245-251. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.pr....
Nemchuk OO Influence of the working loads on the corrosion resistance of steel of a marine harbor crane. Materials Science 2019; 54(5): 743-747. https://doi.org/10.1007/S11003....
Ivankevich A, Piterska V, Shakhov A, Shakhov V, Yarovenko V. A Proactive Strategy of Ship Maintenance Operations. 2019 IEEE 14th International Conference on Computer Sciences and Information Technologies (CSIT) 2019: 126-129. http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/STC-....
Nemchuk OO, Krechkovska HV. Fractographic substantiation of the loss of resistance to brittle fracture of steel after operation in the marine gantry crane elements. Metallofizika i Noveishie Tekhnologii 2019;41(6):825836. https://doi.org/10.15407/mfint....
Shakhov A, Piterska V, Sherstiuk O, Rossomakha O, Rzheuskyi A. Management of the Technical System Operation Based on Forecasting its "Aging". Proceedings of the 1st ITPM 2020, CEUR Workshop Proceedings 2020; 2565: 130-141.
Varbanets RA, Zalozh VI, Shakhov AV, Savelieva IV, Piterska VM. Determination of top dead centre location based on the marine diesel engine indicator diagram analysis. Diagnostyka 2020; 21(1): 51-60. http://dx.doi.org/10.29354/dia....
Nemchuk OO, Nesterov OA. In-service brittle fracture resistance degradation of steel in a ship-to-shore portal crane. Strength of Materials 2020; 52(2): 275–280. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11223....
Journals System - logo
Scroll to top