Wear has been recognized as meaning the phenomenon of material removal from a surface due to interaction with a mating surface. Almost all machines lose their durability and reliability due to wear, and the possibilities of new advanced machines are reduced because of wear problems. Therefore, wear control has become a strong need for the advanced and reliable technology of the future.
|Title of host publication||Modern Tribology Handbook|
|Subtitle of host publication||Volume One: Principles of Tribology|
|Number of pages||28|
|Publication status||Published - 2000 Jan 1|