Fig. 5: µ-PIV allows tracking (circles and arrows) of solid particle pollution at the entrance of an EHL contact. The orange zone represents the elliptical Hertzian area of contact; the red dashed line is the threshold above which the particles (white dots) may be entrapped.

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