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  • Hydrodynamic Lubricationby J. Frene; D. Nicolas; B. Degueurce; D. Berthe; M. Godet

    Elsevier Science 1997; US$ 275.00

    Hydrodynamic Lubrication is the culmination of over 20 years close, collaborative work by the five authors and discusses the practical use of the formalization of low pressure lubrication. The work concentrates on the developments to journal and thrust bearings and includes subjects such as: ? the dynamic behaviour of plain and tilting-pads ? the... more...

  • Tribology for Energy Conservationby L. Flamand; G. Dalmaz; D. Dowson; T.H.C. Childs; Y. Berthier; J.M. Georges; A A Lubrecht; C.M. Taylor

    Elsevier Science 1998; US$ 270.00

    The 24th Leeds-Lyon Symposium was held in London from 4th-6th September 1997, where it was hosted by the Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine. The meeting addressed the topic of "Tribology for Energy Conservation" and attracted a wide range of stimulating papers and speakers. Some 150 delegates from nineteen countries attended and about... more...

  • Friction Science and Technologyby Peter J. Blau

    CRC Press 2008; US$ 188.95

    Foreword Preface Introduction Introductory Mechanics Approaches to Solid Friction Measuring Friction in the Laboratory Fundamentals of Sliding Friction Solid Friction of Materials Lubrication to Control Friction Effects of Tribosystem Variables on Friction Running-In and Other Friction Transitions Applications of Friction... more...

  • Lubricants and Lubricationby G. Dalmaz; T.H.C. Childs; D. Dowson; C.M. Taylor

    Elsevier Science 1995; US$ 72.95

    These proceedings review progress in the development of lubricants and in the understanding of the phenomena of lubrication. The contents include papers on the impact of automotive technology and environmental factors upon lubricant requirements, elasto-hydrodynamic lubrication, boundary lubrication, machine elements, bio-tribology, metal forming,... more...

  • Materials for Tribologyby William Glaeser

    Elsevier Science 1992; US$ 72.95

    This handbook provides an extensive reference source on the materials used in tribological applications. Materials used in tribological applications are, for the most part, common materials used for general engineering applications. Many conventional engineering materials have been adapted to tribological uses and examples of these are given throughout... more...

  • Mechanics and Chemistry in Lubricationby A. Dorinson; K.C. Ludema

    Elsevier Science 1985; US$ 72.95

    Although it is widely recognized that friction, wear and lubrication are linked together in a single interdisciplinary complex of scientific learning and technological practice, fragmented and specialized approaches still predominate. In this book, the authors examine lubrication from an interdisciplinary viewpoint. They demonstrate that once the... more...

  • Mechanics of Coatingsby D. Dowson; C.M. Taylor; M. Godet

    Elsevier Science 1990; US$ 72.95

    Mechanics of Coatings was chosen as the topic for the 16th Leeds-Lyon Symposium, as it was decided to be a timely opportunity to bring together experts of many disciplines connected with coatings to find ways of extending the industrial use of these coatings particularly in the field of tribology. The volume contains 51 papers divided into 20 sessions.... more...

  • Coatings Tribologyby K. Holmberg; A. Matthews

    Elsevier Science 1994; US$ 72.95

    This book presents a general view on thin surface coatings used for tribological applications and it is based on the current state of understanding. The mechanisms of friction and wear in sliding and rolling contacts of coated surfaces are described. Basic information on coating techniques, tribology and surface mechanisms is given. Based on collected... more...

  • Thin Films in Tribologyby G. Dalmaz; T.H.C. Childs; D. Dowson; M. Godet; C.M. Taylor

    Elsevier Science 1993; US$ 72.95

    The tribological properties of relatively moving surfaces are greatly influenced by thin surface films which are of considerable importance in the design of machine components. From Victorian days when working lubricant films were calculated in tens of micrometres, to today when molecular dynamics simulations and even experiments are beginning to look... more...

  • Dissipative Processes in Tribologyby D. Dowson; G. Dalmaz; T.H.C. Childs; C.M. Taylor; M. Godet

    Elsevier Science 1994; US$ 72.95

    This book discusses dissipative phenomena, in particular the origins of friction at all scales, in mechanics, physics and chemistry, encountered in all fields of tribology, from thick film lubrication to dry friction. more...