Water-Lubricated Journal Bearings: Marine Applications, Design, and Operational Problems and Solutions: Elsevier Series on Tribology and Surface EngineeringAutor Wojciech Litwin
en Limba Engleză Paperback – 23 aug 2023
- Provides cutting-edge design solutions and material selection considerations for water-lubricated journal bearings
- Outlines common problems and solutions for overcoming them when working with water-lubricated propeller shaft bearings, sliding bearings, and hybrid bearings
- Presents theoretical and experimental research on bearings, including the influence of bush shape imperfections and misalignment
Dimensiuni: 152 x 229 mm
Editura: ELSEVIER SCIENCE
Seria Elsevier Series on Tribology and Surface Engineering
Public țintăResearchers, graduate students in mechanical engineering and/or ocean engineering.Professional designers, mechanics; Professional designers in hydropower industry and responsible for water pumps.
Dr. Wojciech Litwin is a professor of mechanical engineering and currently the head of the Institute of Naval Architecture and Ocean Engineering at the Gdansk University of Technology, Poland. He has been involved in several design and research projects for water-lubricated bearings, environmentally adoptable lubricants, and contemporary, ¿green ship propulsion. Machine design, tribology, and marine propulsion systems comprise his main research areas. Dr. Litwin has authored numerous scientific papers and participated in many global conferences focused on tribology. In 2022 Dr. Litwin was placed on a list of top-cited scientists in the field prepared by Stanford University based on Scopus data. In recent years, Dr. Litwin has cooperated with commercial companies, marine bearings, seals and lubricants manufacturers from Canada, Germany, Japan, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom.