MSE-667 / 2 credits

Teacher(s): Igual Muñoz Anna Neus, Mischler Stefano, Molinari Jean-François, Various lecturers

Language: English

Remark: Next time: July 3-7, 2023


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

Group Project

In the programs

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

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