41. Materials Selection for Wear Resistance

  1. Myer Kutz
  1. Andrew W. Phelps

Published Online: 8 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172551.ch41

Handbook of Materials Selection

Handbook of Materials Selection

How to Cite

Phelps, A. W. (2002) Materials Selection for Wear Resistance, in Handbook of Materials Selection (ed M. Kutz), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., New York. doi: 10.1002/9780470172551.ch41

Editor Information

  1. Myer Kutz Associates, Inc., Albany, NY, USA

Author Information

  1. University of Dayton Research Institute, Dayton, Ohio, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 8 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 12 JUL 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471359241

Online ISBN: 9780470172551



  • deposition techniques;
  • cubic boron nitride;
  • maximum operational limits;
  • metallurgical materials systems;
  • substrate material


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Properties of Wear Materials

  • Materials Selection Process

  • Manufacturing Process Selection

  • Basics of Wear Materials

  • Substrate Selection

  • Surface Modifications

  • Film Thickness

  • Applications and Examples of Wear Materials

  • Bibliography