|Research agenda item
|Traction on orange-peel HDPE
|Characterize the static and dynamic friction of common COTS FRC wheels against an HDPE surface with orange-peel texture
Identify any relationship to tread temperature, and any nonlinearity with respect to normal force.
Discussion about the purpose of this inquiry: why this research is needed, and who will benefit from any knowledge gained.
Discussion of the relative priority of this research agenda item.
Our recommendations to potential investigators, including:
- Any suggested research methods
- Any foreseen pitfalls of this research
- Any suggested format for publication
Discussion of any existing research that has already been done and exists within the community.