Theoretical and Experimental Investigation of Effect of Water Emulsion on Pressure of Hydrodynamic Journal Bearing

Authors(1) :-Tushar P. Gundarneeya

Hydrodynamic journal bearing is a bearing operating with hydrodynamic lubrication, in which the bearing surface is separated from the journal surface by the lubricant film generated by the journal rotation. In this paper Pressure distribution on Journal Bearing is studied by considering Sommerfeld and Reynolds boundary conditions. Solution of one dimensional Reynolds equation is done using Finite difference method and graph is obtained with help of MATLAB. Experiment work is carried out for investigation of effect of water emulsion on pressure of journal bearing by considering different water ratio on Hydrodynamic Journal Bearing Apparatus. Experimental results are compared for effect of water emulsion on pressure for same speed and load condition.

Authors and Affiliations

Tushar P. Gundarneeya
Mechanical Engineering Department, Government Engineering College, Dahod, Gujarat, India

Journal Bearing, Pressure Distribution, Reynold Equation, Sommerfeld Boundry Condition.

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 1 | Issue 1 | January-Febuary 2015
Date of Publication : 2015-02-25
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 376-379
Manuscript Number : IJSRSET1511101
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099

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Tushar P. Gundarneeya, " Theoretical and Experimental Investigation of Effect of Water Emulsion on Pressure of Hydrodynamic Journal Bearing, International Journal of Scientific Research in Science, Engineering and Technology(IJSRSET), Print ISSN : 2395-1990, Online ISSN : 2394-4099, Volume 1, Issue 1, pp.376-379, January-Febuary-2015.
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