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The article "Gear Transmission Density Maximization" appeared in the November/December 2011 issue of Gear Technology.

Summary
This paper presents an approach that provides optimization of both gearbox kinematic arrangement and gear tooth geometry to achieve a high-density gear transmission. It introduces dimensionless gearbox volume functions that can be minimized by the internal gear ratio optimization. Different gearbox arrangements are analyzed to define a minimum of the volume functions. Application of asymmetric gear tooth profiles for power density maximization is also considered.

Keywords
gearbox volume, transmission density, increase torque, asymmetric, ratios

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