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Volume 2014, Article ID 523281, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/523281
Research Article

On the Mechanical Friction Losses Occurring in Automotive Differential Gearboxes

Haute Ecole d’Ingénierie et de Gestion du Canton de Vaud, Institut COMATEC, Route de Cheseaux 1, 1401 Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland

Received 13 August 2013; Accepted 19 October 2013; Published 19 January 2014

Academic Editors: C. W. Leung, F. Liu, and S. J. Rothberg

Copyright © 2014 Grégory Antoni. 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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