Tribology Days 2016

Tribology Days 2016

During these days you will have a chance to listen to and discuss the latest in Swedish tribology research

Tribology Days 2016 will be held at Vetenskapens hus in Luleå and Luleå University of Technology on November 14 to 15.

Vetenskapens hus

10:00 to 11:00 Coffee and registration
11:00 to 12:00 Intro and Gestamp
12:00 to 13:00 Lunch
13:00 to 15:00 Presentations

13.00 – Nazanin Emami, “Multifunctional polymer composites for tribological applications” NOTE Professor inauguration talk!

13:00 – 15:00 Presentations
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee
15:30 – 17:00 Presentations

Approximately 19:00 – Dinner

November 15th – E632, LTU

09:00 to 10:00 Presentations
10:00 to 10:30 Coffee
10:30 to 12:00 Presentations incl. discussions and ending
12:00 to 13:00 Lunch
13:00 to 13:30 Transport to Gestamp Hardtech AB
13:30 to 15:00 Presentation and display of Gestamp Hardtech AB.

Presentations Monday and Tuesday

Konstantinos Bakoglidis, Linköping University, ”Carbon nitride coatings for bearing components grown by reactive magnetron sputtering”

Farid Akhtar, LTU, “Mechanical properties and wear behavior of ceramic reinforced steel matrix composites”

Jonas Ståhl, SKF, “Analysis of floating bushing performance in cam-follower units”

Francesc Pérez Ràfols, “Metal-to-metal seals: leakage through loading and unloading”

Henrik Mårtensson, Scania, “Simulating the effects of surface roughness on hydrodynamic lubrication in an industry project”

Stephan Schnabel, SKF UTC and LTU, ”Research on elastic waves and its contribution to condition monitoring of machine elements”

Erik Nyberg, LTU, “Molecular design of advanced lubricant base fluids”

Markus Söderfjäll, LTU, “A new test rig for simulation of piston ring friction”

Leonardo Pelcastre, LTU, “Microstructural evolution of coated boron steel and its influence on the tribological behaviour at elevated temperatures”

Nick Dittes, SKF UTC and LTU, Dielectric Thermoscopy Measurement of Water Contaminated Grease.

Mohammad Shirzadegan, LTU, “A low degree of freedom approach for mixed EHL friction prediction”