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Drive Technology Colloquium ATK 2017

Conference transcript of proceedings

Publisher Georg Jacobs

The 17th Drive Technology Colloquium took place March 7 and 8, 2017 in Eurogress Aachen. This conference transcript contains 37 metrological and simulating contributions from industry and science on the state of the art in technology and research. Contributions focusing both at system and at component level cover the following specialist areas:

  • Roller bearings and WEC
  • Plain bearings
  • Lubricants and functional surfaces
  • Boundary layers in tribological contacts
  • Transmissions
  • Drive concepts and structural synthesis
  • Dynamics and vibrations
  • Reliability and CMS

The Drive Technology Colloquium has been organized every two years since 1987 by the Institute for Machine Elements and System Engineering at RWTH Aachen University. The ATK provides researchers, developers and users in the field of drive technology with an interdisciplinary platform for the exchange of experiences and ideas and promotes networking between industry and university.

ISBN: 978-3-7431-4897-0

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Conference for Wind Power Drives 2017

Conference transcript of proceedings

Publishers: Georg Jacobs, Christian Brecher, Rik W. Doncker, Kay Hameyer, Dirk Abel, Antonello Monti, Wolfgang Schröder

The conference proceedings of the 3rd Conference for Wind Power Drives CWD contains the collected contributions of the congress which took place on the March 7 and 8, 2017. The latest developments and innovations are presented in 40 articles covering the following topics:

  • Plain bearings in WTG gearboxes
  • Wind turbine gearboxes
  • Gearboxes - Planetary stage
  • Materials in WTG
  • Reliability
  • Condition monitoring systems
  • Bearings and WEC
  • Electric systems
  • Blade and main bearings
  • Modelling and simulation
  •  Wind 4.0.

The CWD has been held every two years since 2013 and acts as an interdisciplinary platform for knowledge and technology transfer between developers, researchers and operators. Furthermore, the conference promotes networking between industry and university in the field of wind turbine drive trains. The conference is supported by the Association for Power Transmission Engineering in VDMA ,German Engineering Federation, and the Research Association for Drive Technology FVA.

ISBN: 978-3-7431-3456-0