Chapter 47. Role of Tribology in Military Systems

  1. William Smothers
  1. S. G. Wax1,
  2. L. L. Fehrenbacker2 and
  3. I. C. Oelrich2

Published Online: 26 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470320280.ch47

Proceedings of the 9th Annual Conference on Composites and Advanced Ceramic Materials: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 7/8

Proceedings of the 9th Annual Conference on Composites and Advanced Ceramic Materials: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 7/8

How to Cite

Wax, S. G., Fehrenbacker, L. L. and Oelrich, I. C. (2008) Role of Tribology in Military Systems, in Proceedings of the 9th Annual Conference on Composites and Advanced Ceramic Materials: Ceramic Engineering and Science Proceedings, Volume 6, Issue 7/8 (ed W. Smothers), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470320280.ch47

Author Information

  1. 1

    Defense Advanced Research Projects Agcy. Arlington, VA 22212

  2. 2

    Institute of Defense Analyses Alexandria, VA 22314

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1985

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470374337

Online ISBN: 9780470320280

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Keywords:

  • tribology;
  • military systems;
  • lubrication qf ceramics;
  • DoD;
  • DARPA

Summary

A study was conducted on the role of tribology in future military systems. Several areas, including solid lubrication of ceramics, emerged as critical needs for DoD.