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Stress Assisted Tribofilm Growth: A New Model

18.04.2017 tribonet 245 Views

Under extreme conditions the lubricant film fails to separate the rubbing surfaces and solid-to-solid contact occurs. To prevent excessive wear of the base materials anti-wear additives are used in these cases. The additives create a […]

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Physicists develop ultrathin superconducting film

17.04.2017 tribonet 0 Views

Experimental physicists in the research group led by Professor Uwe Hartmann at Saarland University have developed a thin nanomaterial with superconducting properties. Below about -200 °C these materials conduct electricity without loss, levitate magnets and […]