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Author Kudish, Ilya I

Title Modeling and analytical methods in tribology / Ilya I. Kudish, Michael J. Covitch
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, ©2010
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 910 pages) : illustrations
Series CRC series, modern mechanics and mathematics
CRC series--modern mechanics and mathematics
Contents And Asymptotic Expansions; Asymptotic Sequences and Expansions; Asymptotic Methods Contact Problems for Coated and Rough Surfaces ; Introduction; Some Classic Results for Smooth Elastic Solids; Spatial Rough Contacts Modeled by Nonlinear Coating; Asymptotic Analysis of Plane Rough Contacts; Numerical Methods and Results for Rough Contacts; Analysis of Axially Symmetric Rough Contacts; An Example of an Application to Roller Bearings; Closure Contact Problems with Friction; Introduction; Plane Frictional Contacts with Fixed Boundaries; Plane Frictional Contacts with Free Boundaries; Plane Frictional Rough Contacts Modeled by Nonlinear Coating; Asymptotic and Numerical Analysis for Large Roughness; Closure Rheology of Lubricating Oils; Introduction; Rheology Relationships for Lubricating Oils; Polymer Thickening and Shear
Basics of Asymptotic Expansions and Methods; Introduction; Ordering, Order Sequences,
Bearings; Closure Analysis of Fluid Lubricated Contacts; Introduction; Simplified Navier-Stokes and Energy Equations; Lightly Loaded Lubrication Regimes; Pre-Critical Lubrication Regimes; Compressible Fluids in Heavily Loaded Contacts; Over-Critical Lubrication Regimes; Numerical Solution for EHL Contacts; Numerical Solution of Asymptotic Equations; Analysis of EHL Contacts for Soft Solids; Thermal EHL Problems; Regularized Solution of Asymptotic Problems; Regularization of the Isothermal EHL Problem; Numerical Validation of the Asymptotic Analysis; Practical Use of the Asymptotic Solutions; Approximations for Non-Newtonian Fluids; TEHL Problems for Non-Newtonian Lubricants; Regularization for Non-Newtonian Fluids; Friction in Heavily Loaded Lubricated Contacts; Closure Lubrication by Greases; Introduction; Formulation of the EHL Problems for Greases; Properties of
Kinetic Equations; Numerical Method for Kinetic Equations; Numerical Results for Lubricants with Star Polymers; Closure Review of Data on Contact Fatigue; Introduction; Contact and Residual Stresses; Material Defects and Lubricant Contamination; Bearing Fatigue Life and Contact Friction; Crack Development and Material Microstructure; Some Contemporary Contact Fatigue Models; Closure Fracture Mechanics and Contact Fatigue ; Introduction; Modeling the Vicinity of Crack Tips; Perturbations for Multiple Cracks in a Half-Plane; Contact Problem for a Cracked Elastic Half-Plane; Directions of Fatigue Crack Propagation; Lubricant-Crack Interaction: Origin of Fatigue; Two-Dimensional Statistical Model of Contact Fatigue; Analysis of the Pitting Model; Contact Fatigue of Rough Surfaces; Three-Dimensional Model of Contact Fatigue; Contact Fatigue of Radial Thrust
Stability; Closure Properties of Multi-Grade Lubricating Oils ; Introduction; Multi-Grade Lubricating Oils; Viscosity Modifiers; Closure Degradation of Linear Polymers ; Introduction; Kinetic Equation for Degrading Linear Polymers; Probability of Scission of Linear Polymer Molecules; Conditional Probability of Scission for Linear Polymers; Lubricant Viscosity and Polymeric Molecules; Some Properties of the Kinetic Equation; A Limiting Case of the Kinetic Equation; Numerical Method for the Kinetic Equation; Numerical Solutions of the Kinetic Equation; Closure Degradation of Star Polymers; Introduction; System of Kinetic Equations for Star Polymers; Probabilities of Scission; Forming Star Polymeric Molecules; Approximation of Star Polymer Initial Distribution; Lubricant Viscosity and Polymer Distribution; Some Properties of the System of
The Problem Solution for Greases; Greases in a Contact of Rigid Solids; Regimes of Grease Lubrication without Cores; Closure Lubricant Degradation in EHL Contacts; Introduction; EHL for Degrading Lubricants; Lubricant Flow Topology; Numerical Method for EHL Problems; Solutions for Lubricants without Degradation; EHL Solutions for Lubricants with Degradation; Lubricant Degradation and Contact Fatigue; A Qualitative Model of Lubricant Life; Closure Non-Steady and Mixed Friction Problems ; Introduction; Properly Formulated Non-Steady EHL Problems; Non-Steady Lubrication of a Journal Bearing; Starved Lubrication and Lubricant Meniscus; Formulation and Analysis of a Mixed Lubrication Problem; Dry Narrow Contact of Elastic Solids; Closure Index Exercises and Problems appear at the end of each chapter
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Friction -- Mathemantical models
Lubrication and lubricants -- Mathematical models
Tribology -- Mathematics
Lubrication and lubricants -- Mathematical models.
Tribology -- Mathematics.
Form Electronic book
Author Covitch, Michael Judah
ISBN 1420087010