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  • Practical Variable Speed Drives and Power Electronicsby Malcolm Barnes

    Elsevier Science 2003; US$ 68.95

    Typical practical applications of VSDs in process control and materials handling, such as those for pumping, ventilation, conveyers, compressors and hoists are covered in detail. Provides a fundamental understanding of the installation, operation and troubleshooting of Variable Speed Drives (VSDs) Includes practical coverage of key topics such... more...

  • Lubrication and Reliability Handbookby Michael J Neale

    Elsevier Science 2000; US$ 102.00

    This handbook helps engineers in industry with the operation and maintenance of machinery. It provides the information that these engineers need in a form that is instantly accessible and easy to read. The manufacturers of machinery give guidelines on the operation, lubrication and maintenance required for their particular equipment. There are... more...

  • Hydrodynamic Lubricationby Yukio Hori

    Springer 2006; US$ 149.00

    Hydrodynamic lubrication plays an important role in mechanical engineering. This book was written with graduate students, researchers and designers in view. It discusses important subjects in hydrodynamic lubrication in detail, based on the author's own researches. more...

  • The Tribology Handbookby Michael J Neale

    Elsevier Science 1995; US$ 300.00

    The renowned reference work is a practical guide to the selection and design of the components of machines and to their lubrication. It has been completely revised for this second edition by leading experts in the area. more...

  • Analyzing Friction in the Design of Rubber Products and Their Paired Surfacesby Robert Horigan Smith

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 159.95

    Taking a mechanistic approach that emphasizes the physical behavior of rubber as it slides, Analyzing Friction in the Design of Rubber Products and Their Paired Surfaces integrates the engineering and scientific evidence demonstrating that the laws of metallic friction do not apply to rubber. The book also presents a newly developed, scientifically... more...

  • Friction Science and Technologyby Peter J. Blau

    Taylor and Francis 2008; US$ 179.95

    "Should have broad appeal in many kinds of industry, ranging from automotive to computers?basically any organization concerned with products having moving parts!" ?David A. Rigney, Materials Science and Engineering Department, Ohio State University, Columbus, USA In-Depth Coverage of Frictional Concepts Friction affects so many... more...

  • Nanotribology and Nanomechanicsby Bharat Bhushan

    Springer 2008; US$ 169.00

    Offers an introduction to the principles of nanotribology and nanomechanics and applications to magnetic storage systems and MEMS/NEMS. This book covers measurement techniques, their applications, and theoretical modelling of interfaces, each beginning their contributions with macro- and progressing to microconcepts. more...

  • Thin Films in Tribologyby G. Dalmaz; T.H.C. Childs; D. Dowson; M. Godet; C.M. Taylor

    Elsevier Science 1993; US$ 72.95

    The tribological properties of relatively moving surfaces are greatly influenced by thin surface films which are of considerable importance in the design of machine components. From Victorian days when working lubricant films were calculated in tens of micrometres, to today when molecular dynamics simulations and even experiments are beginning to look... more...

  • Tribological Design of Machine Elementsby D. Berthe; D. Dowson; M. Godet; C.M. Taylor

    Elsevier Science 1989; US$ 72.95

    On previous occasions each Symposium has focused attention on a current and significant research topic, usually reflecting the interests of the Leeds or Lyon research groups, however this time the main focus was on the vitally important subject of technology transfer, providing the 154 delegates from 21 countries with the rare opportunity to discuss... more...

  • Tribology of Plastic Materialsby Y. Yamaguchi

    Elsevier Science 1990; US$ 72.95

    This book presents a thorough overview on workable theories and reliable experimental data on the use of plastic materials for sliding parts. Divided into four parts. Chapters 1 and 2 deal with current theories of friction and wear, and include discussion of various hypotheses based upon experimental studies. Chapter 3 details experiments designed... more...