Handbook of Hydraulic Fluid Technology

Handbook of Hydraulic Fluid Technology

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Detailing the major developments of the last decade, the Handbook of Hydraulic Fluid Technology, Second Edition updates the original and remains the most comprehensive and authoritative book on the subject. With all chapters either revised (in some cases, completely) or expanded to account for new developments, this book sets itself apart by approa
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Product details

  • Paperback | 982 pages
  • CRC Press Inc
  • Baton Rouge, United States
  • English
  • New edition
  • 2nd New edition
  • 699 b/w images, 286 tables and over 300 equations
  • 1420085271
  • 9781420085273

Table of contents

Fundamentals of Hydraulic Systems and Components. Seals and Seal Compatibility. Physical Properties and their Determination. Fluid Viscosity and Viscosity Classification. Control and Management of Particle Contamination in Hydraulic Fluids. Lubrication Fundamentals. Hydraulic Fluid and System Standards. Biodegradable Hydraulic Fluids. Fire-Resistance Testing Procedures and Standards of Hydraulic Fluids. Bench and Pump Testing Procedures. Noise and Vibration of Fluid Power Systems. Failure Analysis. Petroleum Oil Hydraulic Fluids. Emulsions. Water-Glycol Hydraulic Fluids. Water Hydraulics. Polyol Ester Fluids. Biobased and Biodegradable Hydraulic Oils. Phosphate Ester Hydraulic Fluids. Polyalphaolefins and Other Synthetic Hydrocarbon Fluids. Food-Grade Hydraulic Fluids.
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About George E. Totten

George E. Totten, Ph.D., FASM received his BS and MS degrees from Fairleigh Dickinso University in New Jersey and his PhD. from New York University. Dr. Totten is past-president of th International Federation for Heat Treating and Surface Engineering (IFHTSE) and a fellow of ASM International, SAE International, IFHTSE and ASTM International. Dr. Totten is a Visiting Research Professor at Portland State University, Portland, OR and he is also president o G.E. Totten & Associates LLC, a research and consulting firm specializing in Thermal Processin and Industrial Lubrication problems. Dr. Totten is the author or coauthor (editor) of over 500 publications including patents technical papers, book chapters and books among which include: Handbook of Hydraulic Fluid Technology, Handbook of Aluminum Vol. 1 and Vol. 2, Handbook of Lubrication an TribologyVolume 1: Application and Maintenance, Handbook of Quenchants and Quenching Technology, Quenching Theory and Technology, 2nd Edition, Steel Heat Treatment Handbook, Handboo of Residual Stress and Deformation of Steel, Handbook of Metallurgical Process Design and the ASTM Fuels and Lubricants Handbook: Technology, Properties, Performance, and Testin (MNL 37) - among others.

Victor Juliano De Negri, Dr. Eng, was born in Sao Leopoldo, Brazil. He received his Mechanical Engineering degree in 1983, from UNISINOS, Brazil, M. Eng. degree in 1987, and D. Eng. Degree in 1996, both from UFSC, Brazil. Since 1995, he has been Associate Professor at the Mechanical Engineering Department at the Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC). He is currently the head of the Laboratory of Hydraulic and Pneumatic Systems (LASHIP). He is member of ABCM -Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences and Engineering and LASHIP official company representative at the NFPA - National Fluid Power Association. His research areas include analysis and design of hydraulic and pneumatic systems and components an
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