Transient Thermoelastic Contact of Sliding Rings With Axisymmetric Surface Roughness

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C.-H. Wang, A. Soom, G. F. Dargush

State University of New York at Buffalo, Amherst, NY 14260 USA

J. Tribol 126(2), 217-224 (Apr 19, 2004) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1645871 History: Received February 28, 2003; Revised September 18, 2003; Online April 19, 2004
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Schematic of ring-on-ring sliding contact
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Master-slave contact model
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(a–f) Upper ring deformation (1000×) for different surface roughnesses
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(a–f) Contact surface profile for different surface roughnesses (solid line: upper ring, dotted line: lower ring)
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(a–f) Temperature distribution along upper ring interface
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(a–f) Contact pressure distribution along upper ring interface



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