Tribology Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
The course "Tribology" provides a basic knowledge on contact, friction, wear and lubrication. Besides the basic knowledge described above, this course would provide the example of practical application of tribology.
1. Differentiate and explain technical terms in tribology field. 2. Analyze and explain the functions of tribological phenomena appeared in industrial products. 3. Select the suitable model of the simple contact, sliding or rolling contact phenomena using fundamental tribology knowledge. 4. Combine the fundamental scientific knowledge and the problems in the modern tools which is necessary in tribology field.
Lecture, Tutorial and Discussion, Individual and Group Assignment, Written Test.
Quiz, Assignment, Final Examination
week 1, week 2, etc.
Online Course Requirement
Prof. Dr. Kanao Fukuda
1. Bowden, F.P. and Tabor, D., "The Friction and lubrication of Solids, " Oxford University Press, 1986. 2. E. Rabinowicz, Friction and Wear of Materials, John Wiley and Sons, 1965. 3. Gwidon Stachowick and Andrew W. Bachelor, Engineering Tribology, Third edition, John Wiley, 2005.
Site for Inquiry
Please inquire about the courses at the address below.
Contact person: Prof. Dr. Kanao Fukuda
Email address: mailto:Fukuda.email@example.com