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Title: Optical measurements of cavitation in tribological contacts
Authors: Tang, Tian
Morris, Nicholas J.
Coupland, Jeremy M.
Issue Date: 2015
Publisher: © The Authors. Published by IOP.
Citation: TANG, T., MORRIS, N.J. and COUPLAND, J.M., 2015. Optical measurements of cavitation in tribological contacts. Journal of Physics: Conference Series 656, 012119.
Abstract: The paper describes the use of a white light interformeter to measure the cavitation bubble and oil film thickness in a tribological contact and compares the results to theory. It is found that oil film thickness is best predicted by the theory proposed by Coyne and Elrod. .
Description: This paper was also presented at the 9th International Symposium on Cavitation (CAV2015), Laussane Switzerland, on Dec 6-10th. This is an Open Access Article. It is published under licence in Journal of Physics: Conference Series by IOP Publishing Ltd under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported Licence (CC BY). Full details of this licence are available at: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
Version: Published
DOI: 10.1088/1742-6596/656/1/012119
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/19973
Publisher Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1742-6596/656/1/012119
ISSN: 1742-6588
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