Thermo-elastohydrodynamics of the Piston-Cylinder Contact in High-pressure Pumps
The research project Diesel 3000 bar (project number 18193 N/1) was financially supported by the Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy (BMWi) via the Federation of Industrial Research Associations AiF (IGF number 18193 N). The authors thank for the financial support and also for the support by the working group during the project within the Forschungsvereinigung Verbrennungskraftmaschinen e.V. (FVV) which was leaded by the chairman Dr. Uwe Reuter (Ford Research Center Aachen). Furthermore, the authors thank the former chairmen Dr. Clawrence Longo, Claus Kappes but also Dr. Dominik Jaitner and Rainer Walden who worked in this project, too.