Accession Number : AD0654717
Title : THE PRELIMINARY INVESTIGATION OF FLUIDIC TECHNOLOGY AS APPLIED TO GAS BEARINGS TO IMPROVE STIFFNESS.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,
Corporate Author : MECHANICAL TECHNOLOGY INC LATHAM N Y
Personal Author(s) : BeVier,William E.
Report Date : JUN 1967
Pagination or Media Count : 60
Abstract : Fluidic control of gas bearing film thickness is investigated. A control system is proposed and the equations governing the proposed system are developed. The concept is shown to be feasible and a significant improvement in film thickness characteristics of the bearing results. (Author)
Descriptors : (*GAS BEARINGS, FLUIDICS), FLUID DYNAMICS, CONTROL SYSTEMS, THICKNESS, VORTICES, FLUID AMPLIFIERS, VALVES
Subject Categories : Machinery and Tools
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE