TECHNICAL PAPERS: Gas Turbines: Structures and Dynamics

Chebyshev Polynomials Fits for Efficient Analysis of Finite Length Squeeze Film Damped Rotors

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F. A. Rodrigues, F. Thouverez, C. Gibert, L. Jezequel

Ecole Centrale de Lyon—Laboratoire de Tribologie et Dynamique des Systemes, 36, Avenue Guy de Collongue B. P. 163, 69131 Ecully Cedex, France

J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power 125(1), 175-183 (Dec 27, 2002) (9 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1423319 History: Received March 01, 2000; Revised May 01, 2001; Online December 27, 2002
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Cross section and coordinate frames of the squeeze film damper (SFD)
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Squeeze film damped flexible rotor—Jeffcott model
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Inspection of the fit quality: radial force function of ė and ϕ̇ for ε=0.5
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Inspection of the fit quality: radial force relative error at quadrature points
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Comparison of unbalance responses calculated using different squeeze film damper (SFD) forces models
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Stability analysis results for different squeeze film damper (SFD) forces models
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Comparison of quasi-periodic orbits obtained by numerical integration for ωad=2.3
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Comparison of results obtained by the finite difference method and the Chebyshev polynomials fit
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Schematic view of a squeeze film damper (SFD)



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