Bio Tribology

Hair Tribology

20.03.2017 HARSHVARDHAN SINGH 276 Views 0
The field of Tribology is not just limited to metals and their lubrication. The science of Tribology is applicable to our day to day life. One such area where friction, wear and lubrication persists is […]
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Ancient Tribology artifacts looted ??

13.03.2017 HARSHVARDHAN SINGH 756 Views 3
Today’s article is neither about advances in Tribology nor about its application, its about the beginning of Tribology. Everyone who has studied tribology via formal or informal education must be familiar with the image of […]
Bio Tribology

Ocular Tribology

09.03.2017 HARSHVARDHAN SINGH 416 Views 1
The word “ocular” refers to “related to eyes or vision”. Ocular tribology can be regarded as one of the application areas of biotribology where tribology is applied to solve tribological issues (friction, wear and lubrication) […]
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03.03.2017 HARSHVARDHAN SINGH 738 Views 8
Tribotronics is a term coined by The Division of Machine Elements at Lulea University of Technology. Tribotronics in simple terms mean developing an active tribological system or converting a passive tribological system in to an […]
Atomistic Tribology

Tribology and MEMS

21.02.2017 HARSHVARDHAN SINGH 766 Views 0
For the convenience of our readers who are not familiar with MEMS technology, we have first given a brief introduction to MEMS. Defining Microelectromechanical Systems (MEMS)   In a simpler way, MEMS can be defined […]
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Tribology in metal forming

03.02.2017 HARSHVARDHAN SINGH 568 Views 2
Metal forming is a manufacturing process in which forces are applied on raw material such that stresses induced in the material are greater than yield stress and less than ultimate stress. The material experiences plastic […]
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Tribocatalysis: An overview

24.01.2017 HARSHVARDHAN SINGH 1132 Views 5
Catalysis A catalyst is a substance that speeds up a chemical reaction, but is not consumed by the reaction; hence a catalyst can be recovered chemically unchanged at the end of the reaction it has […]
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Triboluminescence: Light it up

18.01.2017 HARSHVARDHAN SINGH 1073 Views 2
The term triboluminescence was coined by Wiedemann in 1888 and it basically means light from friction. The term triboluminescence comes from the Greek word tribein (meaning to rub) and the Latin prefix lumin (meaning light). Triboluminescence […]