Tribofilms Forming in Oil-Lubricated Contacts
AbstractThe subject of the present paper is the characterization of third bodies of run-in systems. By means of continuous friction and wear measurement, lubricated steel-steel and steel-aluminum contacts were evaluated. Microstructure, chemical composition and response of the materials to shear were analyzed by XPS/AES and focused ion beam technique. After a proper running-in, both systems developed a third body. The third body differs significantly from the base materials. In addition to adapted microstructure and near-surface chemistry, the third body exhibited a substructure characterized by a near-surface zone that accommodates shear and a second, deeper region that ensures strengthening. View Full-Text
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Scherge, M.; Brink, A.; Linsler, D. Tribofilms Forming in Oil-Lubricated Contacts. Lubricants 2016, 4, 27.
Scherge M, Brink A, Linsler D. Tribofilms Forming in Oil-Lubricated Contacts. Lubricants. 2016; 4(3):27.Chicago/Turabian Style
Scherge, Matthias; Brink, Angelika; Linsler, Dominic. 2016. "Tribofilms Forming in Oil-Lubricated Contacts." Lubricants 4, no. 3: 27.
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