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Ecotribology

Research Developments

  • J. Paulo Davim

Part of the Materials Forming, Machining and Tribology book series (MFMT)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Emad Omrani, Afsaneh Dorri Moghadam, Pradeep L. Menezes, Pradeep K. Rohatgi
    Pages 63-103
  3. J. G. Alotaibi, B. F. Yousif
    Pages 125-143
  4. A. Oun, B. F. Yousif
    Pages 145-172
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 173-174

About this book

Introduction

This book presents resent research advances in the area of eco-triobology. In the last years, eco-tribology or environmentally friendly tribology has gained increasing importance in sustainable engineering. Environmentally acceptable tribological practices save resources by optimizing product usage and reducing energy. This book covers current developments in all areas covered by the term eco-tribology, including biomimetics surfaces, control of friction and wear, environmental aspects of lubrication and surface modification techniques as well as tribological aspects of green applications, such wind-power turbines or solar panels.

Keywords

Biomimetic Surface Friction Eco-tribology Friction and Wear Green Tribology Lubrication in Engineering

Editors and affiliations

  • J. Paulo Davim
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of AveiroAveiroPortugal

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-24007-7
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-24005-3
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-24007-7
  • Series Print ISSN 2195-0911
  • Series Online ISSN 2195-092X
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