Superlubricity transition
Atomistic Tribology

Switching from frictional to superlubricity regime

11.04.2018 tribonet 194 Views

Studying particles sliding over a 2D potential lattice, researchers have observed a phase transition between a frictional regime and a frictionless, “superlubric” regime. Superlubricity—a regime in which the static friction between two surfaces vanishes—could improve […]