Lubricants — Journal Editorial Board

Editors (3)

Prof. Dr. Homer Rahnejat
Editor-in-Chief
Wolfson School of Mechanical, Electrical and Manufacturing Engineering, Loughborough University, Loughborough, Leicestershire, UK
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Interests: multibody dynamics; contact mechanics; vibrations; lubrication; bearings
Prof. Dr. James E. Krzanowski *
Former Editor-in-Chief
Mechanical Engineering Department, University of New Hampshire, Kingsbury Hall, 33 Academic Way, Durham, NH 03824, USA
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Interests: nitrides; carbides; sputter deposition; ion-assisted deposition; wear; friction; tool coatings
* Founding Editor-in-Chief and Editor-in-Chief up to 18 December 2017.
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Prof. Dr. Michel Fillon
Associate Editor
Pprime Institute, CNRS - University of Poitiers - ISAE-ENSMA, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Complex Systems, SP2MI - Téléport 2, 11 Boulevard Marie et Pierre Curie, BP 30179, F86962 FUTUROSCOPE CHASSENEUIL Cedex, France
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Interests: thermal effects in hydrodynamic journal and thrust bearings; non-laminar regime; transient effects; risk of bearing seizure; misalignment effects; thermal and mechanical deformations; dynamically loaded bearings; mixed lubrication; lubrication of textured surfaces and wear of hydrodynamic bearings; PTFE and PEEK layered journal and thrust tilting pad bearings; theoretical analyses and numerical simulations under THD or TEHD regime and experimental analyses
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Editorial Board Members (39)

Prof. Dr. Mike Adams
School of Chemical Engineering, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, B15 2TT, UK
Tel. +44 121 4141 5297
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Interests: tribology; wear and frictional phenomena; lubrication; contact phenomena or surface characterization; new materials and their tribological behavior; reduction of friction and wear
Prof. Dr. Pranesh B. Aswath
Materials Science and Engineering, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department, University of Texas at Arlington, 501 West First Street, ELB Rm. 231, Arlington, TX 76019, USA
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Interests: tribology; drug delivery; polymers; ceramics; lubrication; wear; fatigue; fracture; intermetallics; oxidation; coatings
Dr. Sashi Balakrishnan
BP Global Lubricants Technology, Technology Centre, Whitchurch Hill, Pangbourne, Reading, RG8 7QR, UK
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Interests: Tribology, lubricants, friction, wear, powertrain, surface characterisation, materials, coatings
Prof. Dr. Maria Dolores Bermudez
Materials Science and Engineering Research Group, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering Department, Universidad Politécnica de Cartagena (UPCT), 30203 Cartagena, Spain
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Interests: tribology; surface science; friction; wear; lubricants and additives; metallic alloys; ceramics; polymers; nanomaterials and nanocomposites
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Materials: Lubricants
Prof. Dr. Bharat Bhushan
Nanoprobe Laboratory for Bio- & Nanotechnology and Biomimetics (NLB2), Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210-1142, USA
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Interests: nanotechnology; bio/nanotechnology, biomimetics, bioinspired surfaces, nanotribology; AFM-based data recording; beauty care; aging in Li-ion batteries
Dr. Giovanni Bolelli
Department of Engineering "Enzo Ferrari", University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via P. Vivarelli 10/1, I-41125 Modena (MO), Italy
Fax: +39 059 2056243
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Interests: thermal spray processes; physical vapour deposition (PVD); chemical vapour deposition (CVD); pack treatments; tribology of coatings; micromechanical characterization of coatings and surfaces; electrochemical corrosion testing; hot corrosion phenomena; residual stresses in coatings and surfaces
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Lubricants: Selected Papers in the Sixth World Tribology Congress (WTC 2017)
Prof. Dr. Costas Charitidis
Research Lab of Advanced, Composite, Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology, School of Chemical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Tel. +302107724046
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Interests: materials science; nanotechnology; nanomaterials processing; carbon-based materials; microstructure-property relationship; thin film technology (PVD, CVD); contact mechanics
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Fibers: Smart Reinforced Composites Using Carbon and Carbon-Based Nanomaterials
Special Issue in Micromachines: Carbon Based Electronic Devices
Prof. Dr. J. Paulo Davim
Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Aveiro, Campus Santiago, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal
Fax: +351 234 370953
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Interests: Mechanical and Industrial Engineering; Materials; Machining; Tribology; Sustainable Manufacturing; Higher Education for Sustainability; Engineering Education
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Special Issue in Journal of Manufacturing and Materials Processing: High-Speed Machining
Dr. Maria Isabel De Barros Bouchet
Laboratory of Tribology and System Dynamics (LTDS), Ecole Centrale de Lyon (ECL), 36 Avenue Guy de Collongue, 69134, ECULLY cedex, France
Fax: +33 4 78 43 33 83
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Interests: tribology; solid lubricants; additives of lubrication; gas phase lubrication; surfaces analyses; carbon-based coatings; superlubricity
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Lubricants: Selected Papers in the Sixth World Tribology Congress (WTC 2017)
Prof. Dr. Duncan Dowson
School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
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Interests: tribology: elasto-hydrodynamic lubrication, wear, gears, bearings; bio-tribology: lubrication of natural synovial joints, lubrication and wear of total joint replacements, design and development of total joint replacements, tribology of biological systems
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