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Adhesive Wear

24.11.2016 tribonet
Adhesive wear occurs when two solids are in a sliding contact and the atomic bonding forces occurring between the materials on the interface are stronger than the strength of the surrounding area in either of […]
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24.11.2016 tribonet
Definition Wear is defined as a surface damage of one or all solid surfaces in contact subject to relative motion. Wear might have different patterns corresponding to various wear mechanisms. A surface can be subject […]
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  Friction Definition Friction is a force acting opposite to the direction of relative motion. Friction rises on the interface between bodies, but may also develop within the body.Examples of the latter include air and […]
AFM tip with graphene ribbon sliding against the gold substrate


12.11.2016 tribonet
Superlubricity is a recently invented term in tribology, which is generally defined as the state, at which the friction coefficient is low. The definition of “low” is not quite clear, but it can be assumed […]
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27.10.2016 tribonet
Tribology is the science of friction, wear and lubrication and is truly interdisciplinary. It studies the interaction of moving surfaces. Tribology solutions are applied in automotive industry, bearings, space, sports, food, health and biomedical, renewable […]