Tribology for Scientists and Engineers

From Basics to Advanced Concepts

Editors: Menezes, P., Ingole, S.P., Nosonovsky, M., Kailas, S.V., Lovell, M.R. (Eds.)

  • A broad reference detailing major aspects in the surface sciences, tribology, lubrication science, materials science, and in manufacturing
  • Focuses on tribology from the macro- to the nano- levels as well as from experimental and computational science
  • Comprehensive coverage of fundamental aspects of friction, lubrication, and wear
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About this book

This book describes available tribology technologies and introdces a comprehensive overview of tribology. General, up-to-date knowledge on how tribology is approached in various related areas of research, both experimental and computational is provided.

About the authors

Dr.  Pradeep L. Menezes, Dr. Michael Nosonovsky, and Dr. Michael R. Lovell are faculty members at the University of Wisconsin.

Dr. Sudeep Ingole is a faculty member at the Marine Engineering Department at Texas A&M University.

Professor Satish V. Kailas is a faculty member at the Indian Institute of Science.

Table of contents (28 chapters)

  • Fundamentals of Engineering Surfaces

    Menezes, Pradeep L. (et al.)

    Pages 3-41

  • Friction and Wear

    Menezes, Pradeep L. (et al.)

    Pages 43-91

  • Contact Mechanics

    Jackson, Robert L. (et al.)

    Pages 93-140

  • Experimental Methods in Tribology

    Randall, Nicholas X.

    Pages 141-175

  • Interface Temperature of Sliding Surfaces

    Singh, R. Arvind

    Pages 177-193

Buy this book

eBook $219.00
price for USA (gross)
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  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $279.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-1944-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $279.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4939-4274-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Tribology for Scientists and Engineers
Book Subtitle
From Basics to Advanced Concepts
Editors
  • Pradeep Menezes
  • Sudeep P. Ingole
  • Michael Nosonovsky
  • Satish V. Kailas
  • Michael R. Lovell
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-1945-7
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-1945-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4614-1944-0
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4939-4274-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 948
Number of Illustrations and Tables
303 b/w illustrations, 223 illustrations in colour
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