Scuffing Failure of Hydrodynamic Bearings Due to an Abrasive Contaminant Partially Penetrated in the Bearing Over-Layer

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Mircea D. Pascovici

Department of Machine Elements and Tribology, Polytechnic University of Bucharest, Bucharest, 79590, Romania

M. M. Khonsari

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803e-mail: e-mail: khonsari@me.lsu.edu

J. Tribol 123(2), 430-433 (Jun 29, 2000) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1329877 History: Received March 14, 2000; Revised June 29, 2000

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Schematic of a partially penetrated particle in the anti-friction material



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