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Some properties of a continuously adjustable hydrodynamic fluid film bearing

Martin, J. K. and Parkins, D. W. (1997). Some properties of a continuously adjustable hydrodynamic fluid film bearing. In: World Tribology Congress - Abstracts of Papers, 8 -12 September 1997, London.

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Abstract

A novel form of adjustable fluid film bearing has been devised whereby the hydrodynamic conditions can be changed during operation in an externally controlled manner. The principle can be applied to conventionally orientated bearings, i.e. a shaft rotating within the bearing housing; to inverse orientations, i.e. a rotor on a fixed shaft; and to thrust bearings. The embodiments are included in international patent applications filed by British Technology Group Ltd....etc.

Item Type: Conference Item
Copyright Holders: 1997 The Authors
Extra Information: Organized by the IMechE

ISBN: 1-86058-109-9

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Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Engineering & Innovation
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Item ID: 26840
Depositing User: Keith Martin
Date Deposited: 24 May 2011 10:52
Last Modified: 24 May 2011 10:53
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/26840
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