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International Journal of Rotating Machinery
Volume 2014, Article ID 351261, 17 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/351261
Research Article

On the Instability Threshold of Journal Bearing Supported Rotors

Laboratory of Rotating Machinery, Department of Mechanical Design, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, University of Campinas, 200 Mendeleiev Street, 13083-970 Campinas, SP, Brazil

Received 18 July 2013; Accepted 31 October 2013; Published 3 February 2014

Academic Editor: Hooshang Heshmat

Copyright © 2014 Ricardo Ugliara Mendes and Katia Lucchesi Cavalca. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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