Ultralow Friction and Wear of Reciprocating Systems Lubricated by Liquid Crystalline Fluids

  1. Prof. Dr.-Ing. Alfons Fischer3 and
  2. Prof. Dr.-Ing. Kirsten Bobzin4
  1. A. Kailer1,
  2. T. Amann1,
  3. G. Konrath1,
  4. D. Janietz2 and
  5. H. Sawade2

Published Online: 3 FEB 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527628513.ch51

Friction, Wear and Wear Protection

Friction, Wear and Wear Protection

How to Cite

Kailer, A., Amann, T., Konrath, G., Janietz, D. and Sawade, H. (2009) Ultralow Friction and Wear of Reciprocating Systems Lubricated by Liquid Crystalline Fluids, in Friction, Wear and Wear Protection (eds A. Fischer and K. Bobzin), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527628513.ch51

Editor Information

  1. 3

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

  2. 4

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Fraunhofer-Institut für Werkstoffmechanik IWM, Freiburg, Germany

  2. 2

    Fraunhofer-Institut für Angewandte Polymerforschung IAP, Potsdam-Golm, Germany

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527323661

Online ISBN: 9783527628513

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Keywords:

  • ultralow friction;
  • ultralow wear;
  • liquid crystalline fluids

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Abstract

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Setup and Materials

  • Results

  • Discussion

  • Summary and Outlook

  • Acknowledgment

  • References