Selected Papers

Mixed lubrication
Elastohydrodynamic lubrication (EHL)
Hydrostatic bearings
Cylinders
Cavitation erosion



Mixed lubrication

Kazama, T., Yamaguchi, A. and Fujiwara, M.: Motion of Eccentrically and Dynamically Loaded Hydrostatic Thrust Bearings in Mixed Lubrication, Fluid Power (Proc. 5th JFPS International Symposium on Fluid Power, Japan), (2002), 233/238.

Kazama, T. and Yamaguchi, A.: Experiment on Mixed Lubrication of Hydrostatic Thrust Bearings for Hydraulic Equipment, Journal of Tribology, Trans. ASME, 117 (1995), 399/402.

Kazama, T. and Yamaguchi, A.: Application of A Mixed Lubrication Model for Hydrostatic Thrust Bearings of Hydraulic Equipment, Journal of Tribology, Trans. ASME, 115 (1993), 686/691.



Elastohydrodynamic lubrication (EHL)

Kazama, T.: Effects of Approximations Regarding Stress and Temperature Profiles on The Solution in Thermal Elastohydrodynamically Lubricated Line Contacts, J. Engineering Tribology, Proc. Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part J, 218 (2004), 83/93.

Kazama, T.: A Comparative Newtonian and Thermal EHL Analysis Using Physical Lubricant Properties, Proc 28th Leeds-Lyon Symposium on Tribology, (2002), 435/446.

Kazama, T., Ehret, P. and Taylor, C. M.: On the Effects of the Temperature Profile Approximation in Thermal Newtonian Solutions of Elastohydrodynamic Lubrication Line Contacts, J. Engineering Tribology, Proc Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part J, 215 (2001), 109/120.

Kazama, T. and Yamaguchi, A.: Shock Absorption by Oil Films Applicable to Bearing and Seal Parts of Hydraulic Equipment, Tribology for energy conservation, (1998), Elsevier, 195/204.



Hydrostatic bearings

Kazama, T.: Optimum Design of Hydrostatic Spherical Bearings in Fluid Film Lubrication, Journal of Tribology, Trans. ASME, 122-4 (2000), 866/869.

Kazama, T., Iwasaki, N. and Yamaguchi, A.: Effect of Elastic Deformation on Hydrostatic Thrust Bearings for Hydraulic Equipment, Power Transmission and Motion Control, (1998), Professional Engineering Publishing, 259/268.

Kazama, T., Yamaguchi, A., Wang, X. and Akasaka, Y.: Experiment on Hydrostatic Thrust Bearings in Mixed Lubrication for High Pressure Hydraulic Pumps and Motors, Fluid Power, (1996) 431/436.

Kazama, T. and Yamaguchi, A.: Effects of Elastic Deformation on Optimum Design Criteria of Hydrostatic Thrust Bearings for Hydraulic Equipment in Mixed Lubrication, Proc. Intern. Tribology Conf., (1995), 1291/1296.

Kazama, T. and Yamaguchi, A.: Optimum Design of Bearing and Seal Parts for Hydraulic Equipment, Wear, 161 (1993), 161/171.



Cylinders

Kazama, T. and Fujiwara, M.: Experiment on Frictional Characteristics of Pneumatic Cylinders, Fluid Power, (1999), 453/458.



Cavitation erosion

Yamaguchi, A., Kazama, T. and Wang, X.: Evaluation of Erosion-Resisting Properties of Plastics and Metals Using Cavitating Jet Apparatus, IFPE 2002 Hydraulic Fluids Symposium, (2002).

Yamaguchi, A., Kazama, T., Inoue, K. and Onoue, J.: Comparison of Cavitation Erosion Test Results Between Vibratory and Cavitating Jet Methods, International Journal of Fluid Power, 2-1 (2001), 25/30.

Kazama, T. and Yamaguchi, A.: Effects of Configuration of Nozzles, Outlets of Nozzles and Specimens on Erosion due to Impingement of Cavitating Jet, Proc. 48th National Conference on Fluid Power, (2000), 263/272.