6. Tribological Characterization of Polymer Nanocomposites

  1. Dr. Vikas Mittal
  1. Markus Englert and
  2. Alois K. Schlarb

Published Online: 24 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527654505.ch6

Characterization Techniques for Polymer Nanocomposites

Characterization Techniques for Polymer Nanocomposites

How to Cite

Englert, M. and Schlarb, A. K. (2012) Tribological Characterization of Polymer Nanocomposites, in Characterization Techniques for Polymer Nanocomposites (ed V. Mittal), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527654505.ch6

Editor Information

  1. The Petroleum Institute, Chemical Engineering Department, Room 2204, Bu Hasa Building, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Author Information

  1. University of Kaiserslautern, Gottlieb Daimler Strasse, Gebäude 44, 67663 Kaiserslautern, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 4 JUL 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527331482

Online ISBN: 9783527654505

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Keywords:

  • polymer nanocomposites;
  • tribology;
  • tribochemical reactions;
  • nanofillers;
  • tribological system;
  • polyetherimide (PEI)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Tribological Fundamentals

  • Wear Experiments

  • Selection Criteria

  • Design of Polymer Nanocomposites and Multiscale Composites

  • Selected Experimental Results

  • References