Review on Ceramic Disc Brake System

1S. Manavalan, Aswin Gopi, J. Arivarasu, A. Abishek Ahi and S. Chandru


Braking is a method that converts mechanical energy of the vehicle into mechanical energy that should be dissipated in the type of heat. While not break within the vehicle can place a rider within the unsafe position. Brakes convert friction to heat, however, if the brakes get too hot, they're going to stop to figure as a result of they can't dissipate enough heat. Therefore, researches area unit occurring during this field for decreasing the temperature result so by this we are able to operate simply. Several new materials area unit introduced for the disc brake rotor to resist warm temperature made throughout braking action. With the exception of the warm temperature property, the disc rotor materials should even have high thermal physical phenomenon property, as this property decides the number of warmth dissipation to the air stream from the disk rotor. Within the gift work, a gray forged iron material and metal-ceramic have been chosen for the disc brake rotor. To conclude the temperature history for the gray forged iron material, and metal-ceramic, a numerical simulation technique known as finite technique is employed. Transient analysis is applied in ANSYS to predict temperature distribution as a operate of your time within the disc brake rotor. The results from the transient analysis area unit compared. It’s necessary to try and do the structural analysis when playacting thermal analysis in ANSYS to review the steadiness and rigidity behavior of the rotor material. The results obtained by finite component simulation and smart material are urged.


ANSYS, Thermal, Analysis, Transient Analysis

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