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    • Lubrication: Fluid Film Bearings: Operation, Maintenance, Troubleshooting 

      Byrne, James; He, Minhui; Holscher, Norbert; Pettinato, Brian (Turbomachinery Laboratory, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2018)
      Turbomachinery bearings: Sleeve and tilting pad journal bearings, Thrust bearings, Babbitt bearing failures Bearing upgrades: Clearances, preload, offset, Installation, Oil Specific questions: Journal bearing fit – loose? ...
    • Predicting, Understanding and Avoiding the Ekofisk Rotor Instability Forty Years Later 

      Kocur, John; Cloud, C. Hunter; Pettinato, Brian (Turbomachinery Laboratory, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2018)
      This famous machine is re-examined to assess how well (or not) current design and analytical methods have evolved to avoid shaft whip instability. In addition to reviewing the compressors history and design evolution, the ...
    • Short Course T5: API 684 - Torsional Aspects 

      Corbo, Mark A.; Pettinato, Brian; Leader, Malcolm E.; Kulhanek, Chris D. (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2013)
    • Torsional Rotordynamics of Machinery Equipment Strings 

      Corbo, Mark; Pettinato, Brian; Hollingsworth, Justin (Turbomachinery Laboratory, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2015)
    • Torsional Rotordynamics of Machinery Equipment Strings 

      Corbo, Mark A.; Leader, Malcolm E.; Pettinato, Brian; Kulhanek, Chris D. (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2015)
    • Torsional Rotordynamics Of Machinery Equipment Strings 

      Corbo, Mark; Leader, Malcolm; Pettinato, Brian; Kulhanek, Chris (Turbomachinery Laboratory, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2018)
      One of the foremost concerns facing rotating equipment users today is that of torsional vibration. In contrast to lateral vibration, torsional vibration is rarely monitored. As a result, torsional failures can be especially ...