Osborne Reynolds

Generalized Reynolds Equation: Derivation

14.01.2017 tribonet 789 Views
Reynolds equation is one of the fundamental equations of lubrication theory and tribology. In the simplest case, it considers incompressible and Newtonian lubricant. This model is sufficient to describe lubricant friction in some cases (relatively […]
hydrodynamic pressure

Reynolds Equation: Derivation and Solution

12.11.2016 tribonet 3515 Views
Reynolds equation is a partial differential equation which describes the flow of a thin lubricant film between two surfaces. It is derived from the Navier-Stokes equations and is one of the fundamental equations of the […]