Accession Number : ADP010153
Title : Advances in Optical Oil Debris Monitoring Technology
Corporate Author : NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC
Personal Author(s) : Reintjes, J. ; Mahon, R. ; Duncan, M. D. ; Tankersley, L. L. ; Schultz, A.
PDF Url : ADP010153
Report Date : APR 1996
Pagination or Media Count : 9
Abstract : The status of two optical debris monitoring programs is described. The optical debris monitors are directed at developing on line technology for identifying type and severity of faults in machinery through measurement of size, shape and morphology of debris particles in real time. Operational characteristics of the monitors in two different size ranges is described.
Descriptors : *SYMPOSIA, *BEARINGS, *HYDRAULIC FLUIDS, PARTICLE SIZE, DEBRIS, REAL TIME, MORPHOLOGY, ONLINE SYSTEMS, GEARS.
Subject Categories : Lubricants and Hydraulic Fluids
Machinery and Tools
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE