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Flow Characterization and Performance of a Powder Lubricated Slider Bearing

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Manjunath Pappur, M. M. Khonsari

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70808

J. Tribol 125(1), 135-144 (Dec 31, 2002) (10 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1467634 History: Received September 10, 2001; Revised December 27, 2001; Online December 31, 2002
Copyright © 2003 by ASME
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(a) Velocity distribution of the granules along the slider’s length; (b) temperature distribution of the granules along the slider’s length; and (c) solid volume fraction distribution of the granules along the slider’s length.
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Benchmark pressure profile in comparison with experimental curve
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Pressure profiles for starvation simulated slider bearing
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Effect of coefficient of restitution of granule on pressure profile
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(a) Variation of slip velocity at the top plate along the slider’s length; and (b) variation of slip velocity at the bottom plate along the slider’s length    
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(a) Variation of pseudo-temperature at the top plate along the slider’s length; and (b) variation of pseudo-temperature at the bottom plate along the slider’s length
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(a) Variation of solid volume fraction at the top plate along the slider’s length; and (b) variation of solid volume fraction at the bottom plate along the slider’s length
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Effect of bottom plate velocity on friction coefficient
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Effect of granule diameter on friction coefficient
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Variation of friction coefficient with loads
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Effect of speed and load on volumetric flow rate
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Two-dimensional powder flow in a slider bearing

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