Search for dissertations about: "Engineering Science with specialization in Tribo Materials"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 swedish dissertations containing the words Engineering Science with specialization in Tribo Materials.

  1. 1. Nanocomposites for Use in Sliding Electrical Contacts

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Benny André; Uppsala universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; tribology; materials science; Materialvetenskap; Materials Science; Teknisk fysik med inriktning mot materialvetenskap; Engineering Science with specialization in Materials Science; Teknisk fysik med inriktning mot tribomaterial; Engineering Science with specialization in Tribo Materials;

    Abstract : In this thesis nanocomposite materials for use in high performance electrical contacts are tested. Self mating silver as coatings on cupper substrates are the most used material combination in power connectors today. In this work two new concepts were tested. READ MORE

  2. 2. Tribology for Greener Combustion Engines Scuffing in Marine Engines and a Lubricating Boric Acid Fuel Additive

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Petra Olander; Uppsala universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Friction; wear; lubrication; energy loss; atmospheric emissions; fuel efficiency; transport.; Teknisk fysik med inriktning mot tribomaterial; Engineering Science with specialization in Tribo Materials;

    Abstract : This thesis aims at increased knowledge in two fields of tribological research; both related to making currently used combustion engines greener. The first field regards the possibilities of using a boric acid fuel additive to increase fuel efficiency. READ MORE

  3. 3. Tribology in Metal Working

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Uppsala University, Department of Engineering Sciences

    Author : Maria Nilsson; Uppsala universitet.; Högskolan Dalarna.; [2012]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Teknisk fysik med inriktning mot tribomaterial; Engineering Science with specialization in Tribo Materials; Tribology; friction; wear; metal working; coatings; wire drawing; hot work rolls; Stålformning och ytteknik; tribology;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on the tribological performance of tool surfaces in two steel working operations, namely wire drawing and hot rolling. In all forming operations dimensions and surface finish of the products are of utmost importance. READ MORE

  4. 4. Microstructural, Mechanical and Tribological Characterisation of CVD and PVD Coatings for Metal Cutting Applications

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Mikael Fallqvist; Uppsala universitet.; Högskolan Dalarna.; [2012]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Teknisk fysik med inriktning mot tribomaterial; Engineering Science with specialization in Tribo Materials; Tribology; Friction; Wear; Coatings; CVD; PVD; Alumina; Metal cutting; Steel Forming and Surface Engineering; Stålformning och ytteknik;

    Abstract : The present thesis focuses on characterisation of microstructure and the resulting mechanical and tribological properties of CVD and PVD coatings used in metal cutting applications. These thin and hard coatings are designed to improve the tribological performance of cutting tools which in metal cutting operations may result in improved cutting performance, lower energy consumption, lower production costs and lower impact on the environment. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tribology of Metal-Graphite Composites A Study of Sliding Electrical Contact Surfaces

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Martina Grandin; Uppsala universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; tribology; tribofilm; surface analysis; wear; friction; electrical contacts; metal-graphite; contact resistance; cross-section; nanocomposite coating; copper; silver; Teknisk fysik med inriktning mot tribomaterial; Engineering Science with specialization in Tribo Materials;

    Abstract : An environmentally sustainable production of electrical power is important for preserving the earth’s natural resources. In order to utilize this power as efficiently as possible, it is of great importance to minimize the losses, for example in sliding electrical contacts. READ MORE