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tribology

[trī′bäl·ə·jē]
(physics)
The study of the phenomena and mechanisms of friction, lubrication, and wear of surfaces in relative motion.
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The use of actual engine components in the rig reduces cost while providing more detailed understanding of wear mechanisms over standard tribology equipment.
Blanchet, "Unusually effective nanofiller a contradiction of microfiller-specific mechanisms of PTFE composite wear resistance?," Journal of Tribology, vol.
Masuko, "Concert and blocking effects of polar compounds on the friction reduction and tribofilm formation of zinc dialkyldithiophosphate," Tribology Online, vol.
Tonder, "Tribology of rough surfaces: Parametric study and comparison of lubrication models," SINTEF Report, vol.
Because the textured friction pairs can produce the additional oil film loading carrying capacity and texturing the port plate in the low pressure area would improve the mechanical property and the tribology performance, as is shown in Figure 1, the textured port plate pair discussed in this paper mainly refers to that in low pressure area.
Geometry optimization of textured three-dimensional micro-thrust bearings, ASME Journal of Tribology 133(4): 041702-1-14.
Larsson, "Two-dimensional CFD-analysis of micro-patterned surfaces in hydrodynamic lubrication," Journal of Tribology, vol.
Kim, "A study of the dynamic characteristics of synchronously controlled hydrodynamic journal bearings," Tribology International, vol.
A branch of mechanical engineering and materials science, tribology is the science and engineering of interacting surfaces in relative motion.
Using the new test method, RTP characterized the tribology of PC, acetal, ABS, PC/ABS, HDPE, and PBT.
The tribology sector is changing; there is a shift from costly physical testing to more computational product development and in silico testing, he adds.
Fort Collins, CO, May 21, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Pioneer Engineering, one of the leading and premier providers of reliability engineering and vibration analysis services and training, announces the addition of new comprehensive tribology and lubrication services and training course to their menu of reliability engineering and vibration analysis capabilities.