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The Effect of Initial Curvature in a Flexible Disk Rotating Near a Flat Plate

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M. Carpino

Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802

J. Tribol 113(2), 355-360 (Apr 01, 1991) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.2920629 History: Received March 09, 1990; Revised June 19, 1990; Online June 05, 2008

Abstract

The effect of initial curvature in a disk which is rotated close to a rigid flat plate is analyzed in this paper. When the unconstrained disk is not rotating, it has an initial curvature perpendicular to the axis of rotation. A thin gas film separates the disk from the rigid plate when the disk is rotating. The governing equations for this system are presented and solved.

Copyright © 1991 by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
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