MSE-667 / 2 credits

Teacher(s): Mischler Stefano, Various lecturers, Igual Muñoz Anna Neus

Language: English

Remark: 23.08 - 27.08.2021 (the course will be given only if the sanitary situation allows to be in person)


Every 2 years


This course is intended to give to the participants (graduates, researchers and industrial professionals) a solid background in tribology and surface interactions. It covers the fundamentals concepts of tribology including surfaces, contact mechanics, friction, lubrication and wear.



This course is open to participants with basic backgrounds in basics in material science and mechanics.


Wear, friction, lubrication, surfaces, interfaces, coatings, ceramic, metals, polymers, composites, stresses, watches, implants, bearings, tribochemistry

Assessment methods

Written exam.

In the programs

  • Number of places: 30
  • Exam form: Written (session free)
  • Subject examined: CCMX Tribology and Surfaces Interactions
  • Lecture: 21 Hour(s)
  • Exercises: 5 Hour(s)
  • Practical work: 3 Hour(s)

Reference week