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Oil Sampling Ports

Introduction: A powerful method for inspection of oil wetted machine parts is wear particle analysis. Wear Particle analysis (WPA) is very important to identify the wear mechanisms [1].Complex machines and their parts (which are huge) in an industry […]

Real Contact Area

Introduction: In the entire world there are no smooth surfaces ideally. Asperities, shape, and height variations all allow us to identify surfaces. Depending on the scale used, even surfaces that appear to be well polished […]

Surface Coating Techniques

Introduction: Metal surfaces, particularly those of steels, require unique surface treatments to achieve the appropriate properties. Although there are several surface treatment procedures, surface coating techniques are the most popular. Coatings can provide a wide variety of qualities, […]