The High Pressure Rheology of Mixtures

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Scott Bair

Center for High Pressure Rheology, George W. Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA 30332-0405

J. Tribol 126(4), 697-702 (Nov 09, 2004) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1760552 History: Received June 05, 2003; Revised February 17, 2004; Online November 09, 2004
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Mixing curves for trimethylolpropane trioleate in dibenzyl ethylbenzene. Straight lines are ideal response and curves meant as a guide to the eye.
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The viscosity of mineral oil/ester blends as a function of pressure
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Traction measurements for the mineral oil/ester blends shown in Fig. 2
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Reduced mixture viscosity versus weight fraction DOS for PAO/DOS blend
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Viscosities of two polybutenes with similar viscosity at 40°C and ambient pressure—one is a straight cut and one is a blend
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Flow curves for polystyrene in dibenzyl ethylbenzene showing double shear-thinning



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