Coursebooks

CCMX Tribology and Surfaces Interactions

MSE-667

Lecturer(s) :

Igual Muñoz Anna Neus
Mischler Stefano
Molinari Jean-François
Various lecturers

Language:

English

Frequency

Every 2 years

Remark

Dates TBC

Summary

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.

Content

Please find the content of this course on the following link : https://www.epfl.ch/research/domains/ccmx/courses-and-events/2020sstribology/?mc_cid=f8965f029e&mc_eid=1f0a525ce4

 

Note

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

Keywords

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

Assessment methods

Written exam.

Resources

Websites

In the programs

Reference week

 
      Lecture
      Exercise, TP
      Project, other

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  • Autumn semester
  • Winter sessions
  • Spring semester
  • Summer sessions
  • Lecture in French
  • Lecture in English
  • Lecture in German