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Unstructured Adaptive Triangular Mesh Generation Techniques and Finite Volume Schemes for the Air Bearing Problem in Hard Disk Drives

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Lin Wu, D. B. Bogy

Computer Mechanics Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720

J. Tribol 122(4), 761-770 (Apr 17, 2000) (10 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1310371 History: Received September 30, 1999; Revised April 17, 2000
Copyright © 2000 by ASME
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The third level mesh before mesh adaptation with 12642 nodes
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The third level mesh after mesh adaptation with 18145 nodes
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The steady state pressure contour of the solution by the 18145 nodes triangular mesh solver
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The steady state pressure contour of the solution by the 148225 nodes (385×385) rectangular mesh solver
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The convergence history of iteration on a single mesh and multi-grid iteration
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The grid convergence comparison of nominal flying height (NM)
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The grid convergence comparison of pitch angle (μRad)
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The grid convergence comparison of roll angle (μRad)
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The simulation time as a function of node number
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NSIC load/unload slider (MM)
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The grid convergence comparison of nominal flying height (NM) of the NSIC load/unload slider
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The simulation time as a function of node number for the NSIC load/unload slider
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Delaunay triangulation and the dual Voronoi control volume
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Grid restriction operator and residue distribution operator
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The IBM Travelstar slider with slight modification (MM)
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The first level conforming mesh with 656 nodes
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The second level mesh with 4108 nodes

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