Encyclopedia of Tribology

Encyclopedia of Tribology


TRIBOLOGY – the examine of friction, put on and lubrication – affects virtually each element of our day-by-day lives. The Springer Encyclopedia of Tribology is an authoritative and finished reference overlaying all significant elements of the technological know-how and engineering of tribology which are suitable to researchers throughout all engineering industries and similar clinical disciplines. this can be the 1st significant reference that brings jointly the technology, engineering and technological features of tribology of this breadth and scope in one paintings. built and written through major specialists within the box, the Springer Encyclopedia of Tribology covers the basics in addition to complicated purposes throughout fabric forms, diversified size and time scales, and encompassing a number of engineering functions and applied sciences. interesting new components akin to nanotribology, tribochemistry and biotribology have additionally been integrated. As a six-volume set, the Springer Encyclopedia of Tribology includes 1630 entries written through authoritative specialists in every one topic zone, lower than the counsel of a global panel of key researchers from academia, nationwide laboratories and undefined. With alphabetically-arranged entries, suggestion diagrams and cross-linking gains, this finished paintings offers easy accessibility to crucial info for either researchers and practising engineers within the fields of engineering (aerospace, car, biomedical, chemical, electric, and mechanical) in addition to fabrics technological know-how, physics, and chemistry.

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