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Bearing Design in Machinery: Engineering Tribology and Lubrication

1st Edition

Avraham Harnoy
September 25, 2002

Covering the fundamental principles of bearing selection, design, and tribology, this book discusses basic physical principles of bearing selection, lubrication, design computations, advanced bearings materials, arrangement, housing, and seals, as well as recent developments in bearings for...

Solid Lubrication Fundamentals and Applications

1st Edition

Kazuhisa Miyoshi
October 02, 2001

Solid Lubrication Fundamentals and Applications description of the adhesion, friction, abrasion, and wear behavior of solid film lubricants and related tribological materials, including diamond and diamond-like solid films. The book details the properties of solid surfaces, clean surfaces, and...

Modern Tribology Handbook, Two Volume Set

1st Edition

Bharat Bhushan
December 28, 2000

Recent research has led to a deeper understanding of the nature and consequences of interactions between materials on an atomic scale. The results have resonated throughout the field of tribology. For example, new applications require detailed understanding of the tribological process on macro- and...

Electrophysical Phenomena in the Tribology of Polymers

1st Edition

A I Sviridewok, A F Kilmovich, V N Kestelman
May 11, 1999

Numerous practical problems connected to triboelectric phenomena remain unsolved in both the fabrication and behavior of polymer threads and fabrics in a variety of industrial articles. Using the results of unique experiments carried out in the countries of the former Soviet Union, this volume...

Handbook of Micro/Nano Tribology

2nd Edition

Bharat Bhushan
December 17, 1998

This second edition of Handbook of Micro/Nanotribology addresses the rapid evolution within this field, serving as a reference for the novice and the expert alike. Two parts divide this handbook: Part I covers basic studies, and Part II addresses design, construction, and applications to magnetic...

Friction and Lubrication in Mechanical Design

1st Edition

Shirley Seireg
September 01, 1998

This book demonstrates how to control mechanisms of contact mechanics, heat generation and transfer, friction, noise generation, lubrication, and surface damage due to mechanical and thermal variables. Friction and Lubrication in Mechanical Design reviews various classical and new tribology...

Tribology Data Handbook: An Excellent Friction, Lubrication, and Wear Resource

1st Edition

E. Richard Booser
September 26, 1997

This handbook is a useful aid for anyone working to achieve more effective lubrication, better control of friction and wear, and a better understanding of the complex field of tribology. Developed in cooperation with the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers and containing contributions...

Rolling Bearings Handbook and Troubleshooting Guide

1st Edition

Raymond A. Guyer, Jr.
October 15, 1996

This handbook shows how to prevent bearing failure, how to avoid replacement and down-time costs, and how to solve bearing failure problems quickly when they do occur - avoiding delayed orders and lost business. No other handbook covers such a wide range of bearing types and seals, shafts and...

CRC Handbook of Lubrication and Tribology, Volume III: Monitoring, Materials, Synthetic Lubricants, and Applications, Volume III

1st Edition

E. Richard Booser
December 21, 1993

Volume III extends this handbook series to cover new developments and topics in tribology that have occurred during the past decade. It includes in-depth discussions on revolutionary magnetic bearings used in demanding applications in compressors, high-speed spindles, and aerospace equipment....

Friction and Wear of Ceramics

1st Edition

Said Jahanmir
September 23, 1993

Provides comprehensive information on the tribological aspects of advanced ceramic materials for all uses that require controlled friction and wear resistance. The text is a guide to altering the microstructure of ceramics to create optimum performance in sliding and rolling contact applications....

Frontiers of Tribology

1st Edition

January 01, 1992


Lubrication in Practice

2nd Edition

W. L. Robertson
March 07, 1984

This book summarizes basic lubrication theory, its types and properties, and covers some specific applications of lubrication: diesel and petrol engines, hydraulics, compressors, machine tools and cutting oils. It then focuses on the storage and handling of lubricants, and on lubrication planning....