hydrogen embrittlement
Advanced Materials

Hydrogen embrittlement in high-strength steels

25.05.2018 tribonet 329 Views

Manufacturers of vehicle and machine components often use high-strength steels to save material in lightweight construction and for crash-relevant structural components that require exceptionally high durability. When welding these components, various factors may lead to […]

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Computational Tribology

Knowing the strength of adhesion

26.02.2018 tribonet 365 Views

How can flies walk on the window glass upside down? How can geckos climb walls and trees? It looks like a simple question, but it is hard to answer. The secret is that flies and geckos, and many other living […]

steel-wear-particles-prediction-vs-afm-dls
Computational Tribology

Predicting the size of wear particles

21.11.2016 tribonet 652 Views

A wear process results in the generation of particles, of various size, shape, color and chemical composition. The reported size of wear particles varies from mm scale, which is typically attributed to severe wear, to […]