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Tribology
Cursus informatieRooster
Cursus202000011
Studiepunten (ECTS)2
CursustypeOnderwijseenheid
VoertaalEngels
Contactpersoonprof.dr.ir. M.B. de Rooij
E-mailm.b.derooij@utwente.nl
Docenten
Docent
dr. T. Mishra, PhD
Docent
dr. J.A. Osara, PhD
Contactpersoon van de cursus
prof.dr.ir. M.B. de Rooij
Docent
prof.dr.ir. M.B. de Rooij
Collegejaar2021
Aanvangsblok
SEM 1
OpmerkingPart of Semester 3 B-ME (UT-VU)
AanmeldingsprocedureZelf aanmelden via OSIRIS Student
Inschrijven via OSIRISJa
Cursusdoelen
  • identify a tribological system
  • decrease friction and friction phenomena as stick-slip, sliding, etc.
  • determine the life span of a component using the wear law
  • choose an appropriate surface treatment/coating
  • adapt a construction in order to minimize friction and wear
Inhoud
This is a part of Semester 3 of the Bachelor Mechanical Engineering (UT-VU) See here for the compete description of this semester.

TRIBOLOGY is the third course of the MATERIALS SCIENCE learning line.
Attention in this course will be given to:
  • Design with tribological knowledge
  • Creating a product: Interaction product-tool,
  • Making the product Energy-efficient  (during use, low friction),
  • Lifespan (wear).
The focus here is on the plastic surface (properties thereof) in interaction with the counter surface and, to a lesser degree on the bulk properties of the plastics. In summary, lectures are about basic tribology (friction and wear) and surface properties and how to measure these. Depending on the type of product chosen in this course, a lecture will be given to provide the student with specific tribology information related to the product.
 
 
Voorkennis
Prior Knowledge
Mathematics: Calculus and Statics
Participating study
Bachelor Mechanical Engineering - VU
Verplicht materiaal
Course material
Tribology’ by Prof. Ian Hutchings, Study bundle for exercises, sheets
Aanbevolen materiaal
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Werkvormen
Lecture

Toetsen
Open book written test

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