Articles By Zachary Wright

 

Validation of a Model of the NREL Gearbox Reliability Collaborative Wind Turbine Gearbox

Manufacturers, engineering consultants, and gear and bearing software providers are part of a program to model, build, simulate, and test gearboxes with a goal to improve reliability and reduce the cost of energy.


Numerical Thermal 3D Modeling of Plastic Gearing

In this exercise, a numerical thermal 3D model is used to predict the surface and body temperature of spur and helical plastic gears.