Tribology of Polymeric Nanocomposites - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780444531551, 9780080559087

Tribology of Polymeric Nanocomposites, Volume 55

1st Edition

Friction and Wear of Bulk Materials and Coatings

Authors: Klaus Friedrich Klaus Friedrich Alois Schlarb Alois Schlarb
Hardcover ISBN: 9780444531551
eBook ISBN: 9780080559087
Imprint: Elsevier Science
Published Date: 14th April 2008
Page Count: 568
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Table of Contents

  1. Preface: Tribological Applications of Polymers and their Composites –Past, Present and Future Prospects
  2. Bulk Composites Against Metallic Counterparts 2.1 Use of Spherical Nanoparticles 2.1.1 The Influence of Nanoparticle Fillers in Polymer Matrices on the Formation and Stability of Transfer Film during Wear 2.1.2 Synergistic Effects of Nanoparticles and Traditional Tribo-Fillers on Sliding Wear of Polymeric Hybrid Composites 2.1.3 The Influence of Nanoparticle Fillers on the Friction and Wear Behavior of Polymer Matrices 2.1.4 Tribological Behavior of Polymer Nanocomposites Prepared by Dispersion of Nanofillers in Molten Thermoplastics 2.1.5 Sliding Wear Performance of Epoxy Based Nanocomposites 2.1.6 Wear Simulation of a Polymer – Steel Sliding Pair Considering Temperature and Time Dependant Material Properties 2.2 Use of Carbon Nanotubes 2.2.1 On the Friction and Wear of Carbon Nanofiber- Reinforced PEEK- Based Polymer Composites 2.2.2 Wear Behaviour of Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Polyethylene and Epoxy Composites 2.2.3 Tribology Properties of Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Composites
  3. Scratch / Wear Resistance of Nanocomposites / Coatings 3.1 Wear and Wear Maps of Coatings 3.2 Hybridized Carbon Nanocomposite Thin Films: Synthesis, Structures and Tribological Properties 3.3 Friction and Sliding Wear of “Nanomodified” Rubbers and their Coatings: Some New Developments 3.4 Scratch Resistance of Protective Sol-Gel Coatings on Polymeric Substrates 3.5 Scratch Behavior of Polymeric Materials 3.6 Wear and Scratch Damage in Polymer Nanocomposites
  4. Developments of Nanocomposites / Coatings for Special Applications 4.1 Polytetrafluoroethylene Matrix Nanocomposites for Tribological Applications 4.2 Development of Nanostructured Slide-Coatings for Automotive Components 4.3 Friction and Wear Behaviour of PEEK and its Composite Coatings 4.4 Polymer Composite Bearings with Engineered Tribo-Surfaces 4.5 Novel Nanocomposites and Hybrids for Lubricating Coating Applications

Description

  1. Preface: Tribological Applications of Polymers and their Composites –Past, Present and Future Prospects
  2. Bulk Composites Against Metallic Counterparts 2.1 Use of Spherical Nanoparticles 2.1.1 The Influence of Nanoparticle Fillers in Polymer Matrices on the Formation and Stability of Transfer Film during Wear 2.1.2 Synergistic Effects of Nanoparticles and Traditional Tribo-Fillers on Sliding Wear of Polymeric Hybrid Composites 2.1.3 The Influence of Nanoparticle Fillers on the Friction and Wear Behavior of Polymer Matrices 2.1.4 Tribological Behavior of Polymer Nanocomposites Prepared by Dispersion of Nanofillers in Molten Thermoplastics 2.1.5 Sliding Wear Performance of Epoxy Based Nanocomposites 2.1.6 Wear Simulation of a Polymer – Steel Sliding Pair Considering Temperature and Time Dependant Material Properties 2.2 Use of Carbon Nanotubes 2.2.1 On the Friction and Wear of Carbon Nanofiber- Reinforced PEEK- Based Polymer Composites 2.2.2 Wear Behaviour of Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Polyethylene and Epoxy Composites 2.2.3 Tribology Properties of Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Composites
  3. Scratch / Wear Resistance of Nanocomposites / Coatings 3.1 Wear and Wear Maps of Coatings 3.2 Hybridized Carbon Nanocomposite Thin Films: Synthesis, Structures and Tribological Properties 3.3 Friction and Sliding Wear of “Nanomodified” Rubbers and their Coatings: Some New Developments 3.4 Scratch Resistance of Protective Sol-Gel Coatings on Polymeric Substrates 3.5 Scratch Behavior of Polymeric Materials 3.6 Wear and Scratch Damage in Polymer Nanocomposites
  4. Developments of Nanocomposites / Coatings for Special Applications 4.1 Polytetrafluoroethylene Matrix Nanocomposites for Tribological Applications 4.2 Development of Nanostructured Slide-Coatings for Automotive Components 4.3 Friction and Wear Behaviour of PEEK and its Composite Coatings 4.4 Polymer Composite Bearings with Engineered Tribo-Surfaces 4.5 Novel Nanocomposites and Hybrids for Lubricating Coating Applications

Key Features

  • Provides a complete reference from the preparation to the selection of polymeric nanocomposites
  • Explains the theory through examples of real-world applications
  • More than 20 international tribology experts contribute to their area of expertise

Readership

Primarily intended for R&D in academia and industry. Acts as a reference for mechanical engineering and materials science gradutates.


Details

No. of pages:
568
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier Science 2008
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
eBook ISBN:
9780080559087
Hardcover ISBN:
9780444531551

About the Authors

Klaus Friedrich Author

Klaus Friedrich was formerly a Professor in the Institute for Composite Materials (IVW GmbH) at Technische Universität Kaiserslautern (University of Kaiserslautern), Germany, and is now a part time Professor of Materials Science at the King Saud University, Saudi Arabia. He is an editorial board member of several key publications in the area, including Composites Science and Technology, contributes to committees and conferences internationally relating to composite materials, and has received numerous awards and honours throughout his prolific research career.

Affiliations and Expertise

Research Consultant, Institute for Composite Materials, Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Germany

Klaus Friedrich Author

Klaus Friedrich was formerly a Professor in the Institute for Composite Materials (IVW GmbH) at Technische Universität Kaiserslautern (University of Kaiserslautern), Germany, and is now a part time Professor of Materials Science at the King Saud University, Saudi Arabia. He is an editorial board member of several key publications in the area, including Composites Science and Technology, contributes to committees and conferences internationally relating to composite materials, and has received numerous awards and honours throughout his prolific research career.

Affiliations and Expertise

Research Consultant, Institute for Composite Materials, Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Germany

Alois Schlarb Author

Alois K. Schlarb is Professor of Composite Engineering at Technische Universität Kaiserslautern (University of Kaiserslautern), Germany. His research includes work on the structure and properties of plastics, including modeling and simulation of wear behaviour in nanoparticle-reinforced plastics. He is an editorial board member of several key publications in the area and contributes to conferences internationally relating to plastics and composite materials.

Affiliations and Expertise

Chair of Composite Engineering, Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Germany

Alois Schlarb Author

Alois K. Schlarb is Professor of Composite Engineering at Technische Universität Kaiserslautern (University of Kaiserslautern), Germany. His research includes work on the structure and properties of plastics, including modeling and simulation of wear behaviour in nanoparticle-reinforced plastics. He is an editorial board member of several key publications in the area and contributes to conferences internationally relating to plastics and composite materials.

Affiliations and Expertise

Chair of Composite Engineering, Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Germany