Thermal–Hydrodynamic Behaviour of Coated Pivoted Pad Thrust Bearings: Comparison between Babbitt, PTFE and DLC

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Konstantinos Katsaros; Dimitrios A. Bompos; Pantelis G. Nikolakopoulos; Stephanos Theodossiades;
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
  • Journal: Lubricants (issn: 2075-4442)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/lubricants6020050
  • Subject: hydrodynamic lubrication | thermal effects | thrust bearing | Navier–Stokes | coating | Science | Q

The hydrodynamic lubrication and thermal analysis of tilting pad thrust bearings has been a major subject for many studies in the field of tribology. There is only a limited number of studies regarding thrust bearings with coated surfaces. The purpose of this study is t... View more
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