Open access peer-reviewed Edited volume

New Tribological Ways

Edited by Taher Ghrib

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University

This book aims to recapitulate old information's available and brings new information's that are with the fashion research on an atomic and nanometric scale in various fields by introducing several mathematical models to measure some parameters characterizing metals like the hydrodynamic elasticity coefficient, hardness, lubricant viscosity, viscosity coefficient, tensile strength .... It uses new measurement techniques very developed and nondestructive. Its principal distinctions of the other books, that it brings practical manners to model and to optimize the cutting process using various parameters and different techniques, namely, using water of high-velocity stream, tool with different form and radius, the cutting temperature effect, that can be measured with sufficient accuracy not only at a research lab and also with a theoretical forecast. This book aspire to minimize and eliminate the losses resulting from surfaces friction and wear which leads to a greater machining efficiency and to a better execution, fewer breakdowns and a significant saving. A great part is devoted to lubrication, of which the goal is to find the famous techniques using solid and liquid lubricant films applied for giving super low friction coefficients and improving the lubricant properties on surfaces.

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New Tribological WaysEdited by Taher Ghrib

Published: April 26th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/637

ISBN: 978-953-307-206-7

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62968 Total Chapter Downloads

6 Crossref Citations

25 Web of Science Citations

32 Dimensions Citations

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1. Study of CrAlN Multilayred Thin Films

By Tlili Ibrahim and Taher Ghrib

3033

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2. Optical Characterization of Elastohydrodynamic Lubrication Pressure with Surface Plasmon Resonance

By C.L. Wong, X. Yu, P. Shum and H.P. Ho

1897

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3. Tribological Properties of Fluorinated Amorphous Carbon Thin Films

By Miguel Rubio-Roy, Carles Corbella, José-Luís Andújar, Enric Bertran

2773

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4. Deposition and Tribology of Carbon and Boron Nitride Nanoperiod Multilayer Hard and Solid Lubricating Films

By Shojiro Miyake and Mei Wang

2199

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5. Ferrofluid Seals

By V. Lemarquand and G. Lemarquand

2595

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6. Characteristics of Abrasive Particles and Their Implications on Wear

By Giuseppe Pintaude

5058

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7. Topographical Change of Engineering Surface due to Running-in of Rolling Contacts

By R. Ismail, M. Tauviqirrahman, Jamari and D.J. Schipper

2809

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8. Tribology in Water Jet Processes

By Seiji Shimizu

5402

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9. The Elliptical Elastic-Plastic Microcontact Analysis

By Jung Ching Chung

1934

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10. Methods of Choosing High-Strengthened and Wear-Resistant Steels on a Complex of Mechanical Characteristics

By Georgy Sorokin and Vladimir Malyshev

1695

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11. A Comparison of the Direct Compression Characteristics of Andrographis paniculata, Eurycoma longifolia Jack, and Orthosiphon stamineus Extracts for Tablet Development

By Yus Aniza Yusof, Aziana Azlin Abdul Hamid, So’bah Ahmad, Norawanis Abdul Razak, Chin Nyuk Ling and Suhaila Mohamed

3454

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12. Frictional Property of Flexible Element

By Keiji Imado

1631

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13. Surface Friction Properties of Fabrics and Human Skin

By Mari Inoue

5127

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14. Investigation of Road Surface Texture Wavelengths

By Chengyi Huang and Shunqi Mei

2358

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15. Adhesion Theory for Low Friction on Ice

By Katsutoshi Tusima

3044

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16. Tribology of 2-Mercaptobenzothiazole in Lithium Complex Grease

By B S Nagarkoti

2439

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17. No Conventional Fluid Film Bearings with Waved Surface

By Florin Dimofte, Nicoleta M. Ene and Abdollah A. Afjeh

1200

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18. Identification of Discharge Coefficients of Orifice-Type Restrictors for Aerostatic Bearings and Application Examples

By Guido Belforte, Terenziano Raparelli, Andrea Trivella and Vladimir Viktorov

4734

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19. Inverse Approach for Calculating Temperature in Thermal Elasto-Hydrodynamic Lubrication of Line Contacts

By Li-Ming Chu, Hsiang-Chen Hsu, Jaw-Ren Lin and Yuh-Ping Chang

1880

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20. Construction of Various Self-assembled Films and Their Application as Lubricant Coatings

By Jinqing Wang, Junfei Ou, Sili Ren and Shengrong Yang

1706

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21. A Novel Tool for Mechanistic Investigation of Boundary Lubrication: Stable Isotopic Tracers

By Ichiro Minami

1383

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22. FEM Applied to Hydrodynamic Bearing Design

By Fabrizio Stefani

3354

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23. Comparison between Different Supply Port Configurations in Gas Journal Bearings

By Federico Colombo, Terenziano Raparelli and Vladimir Viktorov

1263

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