Friction at the mesoscale
Author: Peters, Randall
Source: Contemporary Physics, Volume 45, Number 6, November-December 2004 , pp. 475-490(16)
Publisher: Taylor and Francis Ltd
Abstract:The organization of structures at the mesoscale is assumed to be the most important mechanism for the majority of friction types. Evidence is provided for the hypothesis that defect organization is fundamental to both tribological and internal friction.
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: November 1, 2004