Tribological Behavior of Friction Couple: Metal/Ceramic (Used for Head of Total Hip Replacement)

  1. Roger Narayan,
  2. Paolo Colombo,
  3. Soshu Kirihara and
  4. Sujanto Widjaja
  1. M. Fellah1,
  2. MA. Labaïz1,
  3. O Assala1 and
  4. A Iost2

Published Online: 22 NOV 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118807811.ch4

Advances in Bioceramics and Porous Ceramics VI

Advances in Bioceramics and Porous Ceramics VI

How to Cite

Fellah, M., Labaïz, MA., Assala, O. and Iost, A. (2013) Tribological Behavior of Friction Couple: Metal/Ceramic (Used for Head of Total Hip Replacement), in Advances in Bioceramics and Porous Ceramics VI (eds R. Narayan, P. Colombo, S. Kirihara and S. Widjaja), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118807811.ch4

Author Information

  1. 1

    Surface Engineering and Tribology Group, Laboratory of Metallurgy and Engineering Materials, BADJI Mokhtar-Annaba University, P.O. 12, 23000, Algeria

  2. 2

    Laboratory of Metallurgy, ARTS ET METIERS ParisTech, 8, Boulevard Louis XIV, 59046 Lille Cedex, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 NOV 2013
  2. Published Print: 21 OCT 2013

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118807668

Online ISBN: 9781118807811

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Keywords:

  • friction couple;
  • tribological behavior;
  • hip replacement;
  • wear tests;
  • oscillating friction

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Materials and Method

  • Results and Discussion

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgement