Introduction, Properties and Testing of Lubricants, Basic Equations, Idealized Hydrodynamic Bearings. Finite Bearings, Oil Flow and Thermal equilibrium, Bearing Design, Squeeze Film bearings, Hydrodynamic Instability. Externally pressurized Oil Bearings. Gas-lubricated Bearings. Elastohydrodynamic Lubrication, Surface Roughness Effect on Hydrodynamic Bearings and Elastohydrodynamic Line contacts. Ball Bearings, Roller Bearings. Friction of Metals. Wear of Metals.
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