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- Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 159.00
With exponentially increasing population across the globe and shrinking resources, the concern of food security is looming large over the world community. To catch up with the fierce pace of growth in all the sectors of development, ensuring uninhibited availability of food resources is a prime agenda. The growing global demand for food, feed, fiber... more...
- World Scientific Publishing Company 1995; US$ 57.00
The series Advances in Information Storage Systems covers a wide range of interdisciplinary technical areas, related to magnetic or optical storage systems. The following nonexhaustive list is indicative of the scope of the topics: Friction, Adhesion, Wear and Lubrications, Coatings, Solid Mechanics, Air Flow, Contamination, Instrumentation, Dynamics,... more...
- World Scientific Publishing Company 1996; US$ 49.00
Advances in Information Storage Systems (AISS) series was initiated by ASME Press. New York with a first issue published in April 1991. ASME Press published a total of five volumes in 1991–93. In 1994, World Scientific Publishing Co. Private Limited took over the highly respected series and published volume number 6 in 1995. This volume number... more...
- World Scientific Publishing Company 1998; US$ 35.00
This volume covers friction-induced vibration, the influence of actuator-bearing grease composition, wear measurements for proximity recording heads, characteristics of a suspension assembly, design and analysis of the HDD Servo System, reluctance torque reduction, etc. It is organized into three parts: Mechanics and Tribology for Data Storage Systems;... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2012; US$ 179.00
As well as its didactic presentation of the field, this volume covers the commercial applications of biomimetics, detailing all of the most important effects and covering a number of examples including roughness-induced superomniphobic surfaces. more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2010; US$ 179.00
This book presents the biophysics of hair. It covers the structure of hair, its mechanical properties, nanomechanical characterization, tensile deformation, tribological characterization, the thickness distribution and binding interactions on hair surface. more...
- Wiley 2013; US$ 165.00
A fully updated version of the popular Introduction to Tribology , the second edition of this leading tribology text introduces the major developments in the understanding and interpretation of friction, wear and lubrication. Considerations of friction and wear have been fully revised to include recent analysis and data work, and friction mechanisms... more...
- CRC Press 2000; US$ 275.00
Recent research has led to a deeper understanding of the nature and consequences of interactions between materials on an atomic scale. The results have resonated throughout the field of tribology. For example, new applications require detailed understanding of the tribological process on macro- and microscales and new knowledge guides the rational... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2008; US$ 169.00
This volume serves as a timely, practical introduction to the principles of nanotribology and nanomechanics and applications to magnetic storage systems and MEMS/NEMS. Assuming some familiarity with macrotribology/mechanics, the book comprises chapters by internationally recognized experts, who integrate knowledge of the field from the mechanics and... more...
- Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2011; US$ 139.00
Nanotribology and Nanomechanics provides a timely, practical introduction to the principles of nanotribology. The chapters integrate knowledge of the field from mechanics and materials science perspectives, covering key measurement techniques, their applications, and theoretical modelling of interfaces. more...