Laser-Induced Periodic Surface Nano- and Microstructures for Tribological Applications

Edited by
November 2020
190 pages
  • ISBN978-3-03943-523-4 (Hardback)
  • ISBN978-3-03943-524-1 (PDF)

This book is a reprint of the Special Issue Laser-Induced Periodic Surface Nano- and Microstructures for Tribological Applications that was published in

Chemistry & Materials Science
This book is the printed edition of the Special Issue published in Materials. The book provides an overview of current international research activities in the field of friction and wear management through the laser processing of periodic surface micro- and nanostructures for technical and medical applications. Contributions of renowned scientists from academia and industry provide a bridge between the fields of tribology and laser material processing in order to foster current knowledge and present new ideas for future applications and new technologies.
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laser-induced periodic surface structures; laser beam interference ablation; dry friction; lubricated friction; laser surface texturing; smart surfaces; stribeck curve; lubricant transport; laser surface texturing; direct laser interference patterning; phase-field method; laser microtexturing; ultra-short pulsed laser; surface characterization; tribological characterization; friction; wear; mixed lubrication; starvation; deterministic asperity model; surface texturing; film thickness; texturing patterns; numerical modelling; CoCrMo; LIPSS; LSFL; HSFL; grooves; triangular LIPSS; lubricant additives; laser-induced periodic surface structures (LIPSS); wear; friction; LIPSS; laser surface texturing; tribological properties; wear; Stribeck curve; multi-scale surface texturing; hierarchical surfaces; numerical approaches; friction reduction; wear reduction; high-rate; laser texturing; high-power; laser; LIPSS; tribology; coefficient of friction; laser-induced periodic surface structures (LIPSS); tribology; applications; wear; friction; lubricant; nanostructure; microstructure