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TECHNICAL PAPERS: Gas Turbines: Vehicular and Small Turbomachines

Application of Foil Bearings to Turbomachinery Including Vertical Operation

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J. F. Walton, H. Hesmat

Mohawk Innovative Technology, Inc., Albany, NY 12205e-mail: jwalton@miti.cc

J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power 124(4), 1032-1041 (Sep 24, 2002) (10 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1392986 History: Received October 01, 1998; Revised March 01, 1999; Online September 24, 2002
Copyright © 2002 by ASME
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Elements of compliant surface bearing
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Compliant surface journal bearing types
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The hydrodynamics of rigid and compliant surface bearings
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Compliant surface thrust bearing
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Bearing construction for variable stiffness
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Mechanisms of Coulomb friction
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Hybrid hydrostatic/hydrodynamic compliant surface bearings
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Air cycle machine with compliant surface bearings
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Spectrum of industrial applications using compliant surface bearings
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Simulator for air cycle machine
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Stiffness of bearings for air cycle machine (ACM) application
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Critical speeds and damping coefficients of air cycle machine (ACM) bearings
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Log decrement of air cycle machine (ACM) bearings
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Performance characteristics of the air cycle machine (ACM) bearings
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Simulator for the cryogenic device
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Calculated critical speeds for the cryogenic rotor system
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Measured critical speeds of cryogenic rotor system
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Instantaneous and peak hold vibration plots for the cryogenic rotor system
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Peak hold coast down for the different bearing angular orientations
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Instantaneous fast Fourier transform (FFT) plots for two different bearing angular orientations
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The preloaded compliant journal bearing
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Comparison of horizontal and vertical rotor operation, Mode 1
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Comparison of horizontal and vertical coast-downs, Mode 2
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Generalized plot of rotor critical speeds for horizontal and vertical operation

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