eBook Principles of Modern Grinding Technology, 2nd Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0323297986
  • ISBN-13: 9780323297981
  • DDC: 621.92
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 480 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Principles of Modern Grinding Technology, Second Edition, provides insights into modern grinding technology based on the author’s 40 years of research and experience in the field. It provides a concise treatment of the principles involved and shows how grinding precision and quality of results can be improved and costs reduced. Every aspect of the grinding process--techniques, machines and machine design, process control, and productivity optimization aspects--come under the searchlight. The new edition is an extensive revision and expansion of the first edition covering all the latest developments, including center-less grinding and ultra-precision grinding. Analyses of factors that influence grinding behavior are provided and applications are presented assisted by numerical examples for illustration. The new edition of this well-proven reference is an indispensible source for technicians, engineers, researchers, teachers, and students who are involved with grinding processes.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
About the Author.
List of Abbreviations.
Notation for Grinding Parameters.
Basic Units and Conversion Factors.
1: Introduction.
2: Basic Material Removal.
3: Grinding Wheel Developments.
4: Grinding Wheel Dressing.
5: Wheel Contact and Wear Effects.
6: High-Speed Grinding.
7: Thermal Damage.
8: Application of Fluids.
9: Cost Reduction.
10: Grinding Machine Developments.
11: Grinding Process Control.
12: Vibration Problem-Solving in Grinding.
13: Centreless Grinding.
14: Material Removal by Grains.
15: Real Contact in Grinding.
16: Grinding Energy.
17: Mechanics of Abrasion and Wear.
18: Energy Partition and Temperatures.