Polymer Composites in Tribology

  1. Prof. Dr.-Ing. Alfons Fischer2 and
  2. Prof. Dr.-Ing. Kirsten Bobzin3
  1. K. Friedrich

Published Online: 3 FEB 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527628513.ch2

Friction, Wear and Wear Protection

Friction, Wear and Wear Protection

How to Cite

Friedrich, K. (2009) Polymer Composites in Tribology, in Friction, Wear and Wear Protection (eds A. Fischer and K. Bobzin), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527628513.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Institut Produkt Engineering, Werkstofftechnik, Lotharstr. 1, 47057 Duisburg, Germany

  2. 3

    RWTH Aachen University (IOT), Intzestr. 10, 52072 Aachen, Germany

Author Information

  1. Institute for Composite Materials (IVW GmbH), Technical University of Kaiserslautern, D-67663 Kaiserslautern, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 3 FEB 2011
  2. Published Print: 24 JUN 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527323661

Online ISBN: 9783527628513



  • polymer composites;
  • tribology;
  • wear protection


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Rule of Mixtures for Short Fiber Reinforced Thermoplastics

  • Artificial Neural Networks for Wear Prediction

  • Nanoparticles in Combination with Classical Tribofillers

  • References