2.800 | Fall 2004 | Graduate
Tribology

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1 Introduction to Tribology (PDF - 2.0 MB)
2 Introduction to Tribology (cont.) (PDF - 2.0 MB)
3 Chemical and Physical State of the Solid Surface (PDF)
4 Friction (PDF - 1.1 MB)
5 Lab: Friction Measurement
6 Analysis of Large Plastic Deformation of Elasto-plastic Solids (PDF)
7 Introduction to Wear (PDF)
8 Response of Materials to Surface Traction (PDF)
9 Wear Mechanisms (PDF - 1.9 MB)
10 Exam 1
11 Boundary Lubrication
12 Boundary Lubrication (cont.)
13 Hydrodynamic Lubrication
14 Design of Pin Joints and Electrical Connectors
15 Design of Cutting Tools
16 Introduction to Axiomatic Design (PDF)
17 Design of Low Friction Surfaces (PDF)
18 Design of Seals (PDF)
19 Friction and Wear of Polymers and Composites (PDF - 1.1 MB)
20 Solution Wear (PDF)
21 Temperature Distribution (PDF)
22 Erosive Wear (PDF)
23 Exam 2
24 Nano and Micro-tribology
25 Term Paper Presentations
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