Greenwoods Contact Model

Greenwood and Williamson Contact Model

04.01.2017 tribonet
Surface roughness was recognized to play a major role in forming friction and transition from one lubrication regime to another [1]. Greenwood pioneered with first rough contact model in 1966 [2]. Inspired by this milestone […]
Da Vinci Tribology

Friction

22.11.2016 tribonet
  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 […]
Da Vinci Tribology

Tribology

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 […]