Lubrication and Lubricants

  • H. D. Gesser


Tribology, from the Greek word tribos meaning rubbing, is the science of friction, lubrication, and wear.


Solid Lubricant Journal Bearing Boundary Lubrication Pour Point Thrust Bearing 
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Further Reading

  1. R. M. Mortier and S. T. Orzulik, Chemistry and Technology of Lubricants, 2nd Ed., Kluwer Academic, New York (1996).Google Scholar
  2. K. E. Bannister, Lubrication for Industry, Industrial Pr. Inc., New York (1996).Google Scholar
  3. R. Miller, Lubricants and Their Applications, McGraw-Hill, NY (1993).Google Scholar
  4. M. J. Neale, Lubrication: A Tribology Handbook, Soc. Auto. Engineers, Warrendale, Pennsylvania(1993).Google Scholar
  5. Friction, Lubrication, and Wear Technology: ASM Handbook, ASM, Materials Park, Ohio (1992).Google Scholar
  6. B. O. Jacobson, Rheology and Elastohydrodynamic Lubrication, Elsevier, New York (1991).Google Scholar
  7. M. Ash and J. Ash, Editors, Conditioners, Emollients, and Lubricants, Chem. Pub., New York(1990).Google Scholar
  8. J. G. Wills, Lubrication Fundamentals, Marcel Dekker Inc., New York (1980).Google Scholar
  9. J. Hailing, Introduction to Tribology, Wykeham Publ. Ltd., London (1976).Google Scholar
  10. A. Cameron, Basic Lubrication Theory, J. Wiley and Sons, New York (1976).Google Scholar
  11. A. D. Sarkar, Wear of Metals, Pergamon Press, New York (1976).Google Scholar
  12. D. F. Moore, Principles and Applications of Tribology, Pergamon Press, New York (1975).Google Scholar
  13. R. C. Gunther, Lubrication, Chilten Book Co., New York (1971).Google Scholar
  14. T. F. J. Quinn, The Application of Modern Physical Techniques to Tribology, Van Nostrand Reinhold Co., New York (1971).Google Scholar
  15. B. P. Trading Ltd., Lubrication Theory and its Applications, London (1969).Google Scholar
  16. F. Bowden and D. Tabor, Friction and Lubrication of Solids I and II, Oxford (1950) and (1964).Google Scholar
  17. Lubrizol-Theory of Lubrication, Scholar
  18. Soc. of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers, http://www.stle.orgGoogle Scholar
  19. Oil Analysis Dictionary, Scholar
  20. Advanced Lubrication Technology Inc., Scholar
  21. Dry Lubrication, Scholar
  22. RIV Bearings, Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. D. Gesser
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  1. 1.University of ManitobaWinnipegCanada

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