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ENS3255 Engineering Tribology
Credit Points: 15
ENS1115 Materials and Manufacturing 1 , AND
ENS2110 Materials and Manufacturing 2

This unit introduces students to the concepts of friction, lubrication and wear. Experimental techniques and quantitative relationships in friction and wear are addressed. Special consideration is given to the tribological behaviours of such materials as metals, ceramics, polymers and composites, and to the problem of applying fundamental knowledge to the control of friction and wear behaviour in practical situations.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
G69Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronics)
K06Bachelor of Engineering (Mechatronics) Bachelor of Technology (Motorsports)
MAAADWMechanical Engineering Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 31/03/2010 VET: 31/03/2010