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Computational Tribology

Smart mud to smooth the way for drilling wells

22.11.2018 tribonet 96 Views

A model that simulates how drilling fluids, or muds, behave and influence the stability of oil wells has been developed by KAUST researchers. Their findings could inform new safety protocols and the design of novel […]

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Computational Tribology

Say “modeling” not “simulation”

24.07.2017 tribonet 1,062 Views

Richard M. Stallman, founder and president of the Free Software Foundation and founding father of the GNU Project, has a long been repeating “say GNU, not Linux” although he has not had much success. In the same sense, from this corner […]