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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Magnetic Bearings and Bearingless Drivesby Akira Chiba; Tadashi Fukao; Osamu Ichikawa; Masahide Oshima; Masatugu Takemoto; David G Dorrell

    Elsevier Science 2005; US$ 128.00

    The application of bearingless drives is emerging as an important technique in the areas of high-speed machinery and motion-control, and this book aims to provide a thorough grounding in the principles behind this cutting-edge technology. Basic principles are described in detail with practical examples to aid understanding, and the different types... more...

  • Tribology in Electrical Environmentsby H. Prashad

    Elsevier Science 2005; US$ 270.00

    This book summarises work done and experience gained over the past three decades in the area of tribology in electrical environments. It takes a close look at behaviour and response characteristics of rolling-element, and hydrodynamic journal & thrust bearings working under the influence of electrical current. Detailed analysis plugs the existing knowledge... 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...

  • Tribochemistry of Lubricating Oilsby Zenon Pawlak

    Elsevier Science 2003; US$ 215.00

    KEY FEATURES: Assists scientists, engineers and researchers in the development of a new high performance lubricant· An essential review of the state of knowledge in tribochemistry. The first book published related to tribochemistry oils DESCRIPTION: This latest title takes a new and unconventional look at engine oil as a micellar system.... more...

  • Tribological Research and Design for Engineering Systemsby D. Dowson; M. Priest; G. Dalmaz; A A Lubrecht

    Elsevier Science 2003; US$ 470.00

    These papers represent the proceedings from the 29th Leeds-Lyon Symposium on Tribology, 'Tribological Research and Design for Engineering Systems' which was held in September 2002. Over 130 delegates from 18 countries attended the symposium, and the extensive discussions generated over 150 written questions and responses, which are documented at the... more...

  • Molybdenum Disulphide Lubricationby A.R. Lansdown

    Elsevier Science 1999; US$ 235.00

    In the 1970s and the early 1980s there was an enormous volume of research and development into the subject of molybdenum disulphide lubrication, much of which was supported by national governments for the benefit of defence, aviation or space activities. There were already some well-established practical guidelines for deciding when and how to use... more...

  • Thinning Films and Tribological Interfacesby D. Dowson

    Elsevier Science 2000; US$ 455.00

    This collection of fully peer-reviewed papers were presented at the 26 th Leeds-Lyon Tribology Symposium which was held in Leeds, UK, 14-17 September, 1999. The Leeds-Lyon Symposia on Tribology were launched in 1974, and the large number of references to original work published in the Proceedings over many years confirms the quality of the published... more...

  • 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...