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Tribology on the Small Scale: A Modern Textbook on Friction, Lubrication, and Wear

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Tribology on the Small Scale: A Modern Textbook on Friction, Lubrication, and Wear - Mate, C. Mathew, and Carpick, Robert W.
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Friction, lubrication, adhesion, and wear are prevalent physical phenomena in everyday life and in many key technologies. This book incorporates a bottom-up approach to friction, lubrication, and wear into a versatile textbook on tribology. This is done by focusing on how these tribological phenomena occur on the small scale - the atomic to the micrometer scale - a field often called nanotribology. The book covers the microscopic origins of the common tribological concepts of roughness, elasticity, plasticity, friction ...

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Tribology on the Small Scale: A Modern Textbook on Friction, Lubrication, and Wear 2019, Oxford University Press, Oxford

ISBN-13: 9780199609802

2nd Revised edition

Hardcover