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Axial stiffness of journal bearings in zero-field and field-cooled modes

Rastogi, A and Coombs, TA and Campbell, AM and Hall, R and Hall, R (2005) Axial stiffness of journal bearings in zero-field and field-cooled modes. IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, 15. pp. 2242-2244. ISSN 1051-8223

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Abstract

Superconducting journal bearings have been investigated for use in flywheel systems. We report on the zero-field cooled and field-cooled stiffness of these bearings. They are made up of radial magnet rings with alternating polarities, a pole pitch of 11 mm and a surface field of 0.1 T. Field-cooled stiffness of the journal bearings increased four times over the zero-field-cooled stiffness. © 2005 IEEE.

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Date Deposited: 16 Jul 2015 13:07
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DOI: 10.1109/TASC.2005.849621