Dr. Dmitri Kopeliovich

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  • Director of Research & Development of King Engine Bearings.
  • World leading expert (25 years of experience) in design, technology and materials for Engine bearings in applications such as automotive, renewable energy, aviation, racing and others.
  • Founder and owner of SubsTech (Substances & Technologies) – a leading professional website on Materials Science and Engineering.
  • Author of numerous scientific and engineering publications and patents.
  • Founder and owner of Smooth Sliding.

Engine Bearings Consulting

SubsTech’s sister website Smooth Sliding provides independent engineering consulting services that help you to solve engine bearing related issues:

  • Engine bearing failure analysis
  • Investigation of engine bearing metallurgy: properties, microstructure, composition
  • Selection of the best bearing material for a particular engine
  • Analysis of engine bearing geometry and dimensions
  • Theoretical calculations of hydrodynamic lubrication
  • Development of engine bearings
  • General questions on materials engineering: technologies, metallurgy, material properties and behavior

For further information and for requesting consulting services please visit Smooth Sliding.

Fields of expertise

Development of Engine Bearings
  • Engine bearing failure analysis
  • Development of materials for engine bearings
  • Engine bearing design
  • Lubrication of engine bearing
  • Hydrodynamic calculations of engine bearing operation
  • Engine bearings for racing car engines
  • Engine bearings for aviation engines
  • Functional testing and validation of engine bearings
Investigation of Engine Bearings
  • Metallurgical examinations (optical microscope, electron microscope, hardness tests)
  • Tribological tests of anti-friction materials
  • Failure analysis
  • Adhesion tests
  • Thermodynamic, dynamic and hydrodynamic calculations
  • Fatigue tests
  • Engine dynamometer tests
Development of technological processes for engine bearings manufacturing
  • Continuous casting of non-ferrous alloys
  • Sintering of copper alloys
  • Thermal treatment of aluminum and ferrous alloys
  • Plastic deformation (rolling, stamping)
  • Electroplating (tin alloys, lead alloys, nickel, chrome, silver alloys)
  • Polymer coating
  • Physical Vapor Deposition of anti-friction coatings
  • Surface preparation, treatment and adhesion enhancement
  • Metal matrix composites
  • Polymer matrix composites
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