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Air Bearing Seminar Report 

The PDF seminar report for Mechanical Engineering students explains the basics of Air Bearings which are also termed as aerostatic or aerodynamic bearings they offer solutions for many high-tech applications where high-performance and high accuracy is required. e.g. Medical, Space, Semiconductor, Hyperloop Technology etc. Sometimes they are also called Fluid film bearings. In simple terms, air bearings use a thin film of pressurized air to support a load and have no solid-to-solid contact under typical running conditions; instead, pressurized air or a film of lubricating fluid forms a layer between the solid machine elements and serves to transfer forces from one to the other. The major advantages of Air Bearings are that they help to avoid the traditional bearing-related problems of friction, wear, particulates, and lubricant handling, and also they offer distinct advantages in precision positioning and high-speed applications.
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The Seminar Report covers the topics like types, working principles, use of air bearings in an ultra-precision spindle, material selection, load capacity analysis etc. Air Bearings are also based on ceramic composites which allow an equal air distribution on the bearing surface in comparison with conventional orifice bearings. At last the seminar report discuss the major advantages and comparison with other bearings and current applications and conceptual application such as in Hyperloop where they used air bearing skis, with an air compressor to provide air. 
Air Bearing Research Journals
The supporting research journals which will help you to understand the air bearing technology in detail. 
Air Bearing PPT
The illustrated PPT presentation for the seminar gives a brief report on Gas bearing types, Aerostatic bearings, Aerodynamic bearings, Advantages and disadvantages of gas-lubricated bearings, Theoretical modeling, Applications in automotive, space technology, medical, production, semiconductor, linear drives etc. The PPT also displays various animations to explain the working and applications of various air bearings.
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