The latest advances in aerospace transmissions
Aerospace Transmission Technology chronicles the proceedings of a seminar hosted by Italian helicopter manufacturer Agusta. Providing deep insight into industry-leading, state-of-the-art technological advances relating to aero-engine and helicopter transmission systems, this book gives industry professionals an informative look at what's to come. Topics include design configurations; materials; analysis and testing techniques; manufacturing processes; maintenance aids; and more, all developed with the goal of satisfying the increasing demands on aerospace transmission systems now and in the future.
The IMechE is the United Kingdom's qualifying body for mechanical engineers and the home of mechanical engineers for over 150 years. Around 75,000 engineers world-wide are members.
A study of churning losses in dip-lubricated spur gears; integrated main rotor drive and blade control for future helicopters; drive system low-cycle fatigue considerations for K-MAX aerial truck helicopter; damage-tolerance methodology and design applicaitons for rotorcraft transmission qualification; modelling and finite element analysis of a complex helicopter transmission including housing, shafts and gears; gear materials and lubricants for advanced aircraft geared systems; materials and processes for future transmisison systems; EH101 HUM - getting mature; computerized design, generation and simulation of meshing and contact of low-noise, localized bearing contact gear drives; the Brite-Euram "FACET" programme on face gears in aerospace transmission.