CURRENT STUDENTS TRIBOLOGY GROUP Fall 2012

 

Dr. Sang-Shin Park (S. Korea)

Visiting Scholar

Externally pressurized gas bearings for milling equip

Qing Liu Tao (China)

Ph.D. (Start June 2011)

Non-linear rotordynamics (TRC) & experimental verification

An Kai (China)

Ph.D. (Start Sept. 2011)

Wet Gas Seals: Leakage and force coefficients (TRC)

Jose Hernandez (Mexico)

M.S. (Start Sept. 2012)

Joshua Brooks (USA)

Undergraduate

Analysis: Gas face seals for steam turbines (Ciateq, MX) Install Large metal mesh bearing test rig

Gary Bradley (USA)

M.S. (Start Jan. 2012)

SFD force coefficient identification (Pratt & Whitney)

Sung-Hwa Jeung (S. Korea)

M.S. (Start Sept. 2011)

Linear & Nonlinear identification of SFD forces (TRC)

Joshua Norsworthy (USA)

M.S. (Start May 2012)

Metal Mesh Foil Bearings, Oil-Free TC (TRC)

Travis Cable (USA)

M.S. (Start Sept. 2012)

Analysis: Thrust Collars for Geared Compressors (Samsung)

Yingkun Li (China)

M.S. (Start Sept. 2011)

Analysis: Tilting Pad Bearings (TRC)

Weilian Shan (China)

M.S. (Start Sept. 2012)

Analysis: Pocket Damper Gas Seals (TRC)

Graduating:

 

Yujiao Tao (China)

M.S. (Start Sept 2010)

Effect of Pivot Stiffness on TPJB dynamic forced response

Thomas Chirathadam (India)

M.S. (May 2009), Ph.D. candidate (2012)

Metal Mesh Bearings for Oil-Free MTM

Alain Anderson (USA)

M.S. (Start Sept 2010)

Leakage for high temperature gas seals

Feng Yu (China)

M.S. (start Sept 2010)

Thermohydrodynamic Analysis of Semi-Floating Ring Bearings for TCs