Chapter 11. Friction, Lubrication, and Wear

  1. Hans-Jürgen Butt,
  2. Karlheinz Graf and
  3. Michael Kappl

Published Online: 25 AUG 2004

DOI: 10.1002/3527602313.ch11

Physics and Chemistry of Interfaces

Physics and Chemistry of Interfaces

How to Cite

Butt, H.-J., Graf, K. and Kappl, M. (2003) Friction, Lubrication, and Wear, in Physics and Chemistry of Interfaces, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527602313.ch11

Author Information

  1. MPI für Polymerforschung Mainz, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 AUG 2004
  2. Published Print: 26 SEP 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527404131

Online ISBN: 9783527602315

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Keywords:

  • friction;
  • static;
  • kinetic;
  • stick-slip;
  • rolling friction;
  • friction and adhesion;
  • lubrication;
  • hydrodynamic lubrication;
  • boundary and thin-film lubrication;
  • wear

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Friction

    • Introduction

    • Amontons' and Coulomb's Law

    • Static, kinetic, and stick-slip friction

    • Rolling friction

    • Friction and adhesion

    • Experimental aspects

    • Techniques to measure friction

    • Macroscopic friction

    • Microscopic friction

  • Lubrication

    • Hydrodynamic lubrication

    • Boundary lubrication

    • Thin film lubrication

    • Lubricants

  • Wear

  • Summary

  • Exercises