Automotive Tribology: From Lubes and Greases to Clutches and Brakes

Lubricants used in the automotive industry contain different additives which are expected to offer distinct characteristics to the lube such as anti-wear protection, friction reduction, anti-oxidation properties, etc. This webinar focuses on investigating the effects of additives on the tribological performance of lubricants and greases. It also covers certain basics of Tribology and includes case studies from real-life samples.

Key Takeaways:

- Basics of Trioblogy: Definition, Instrumentation, Test Methodologies, etc.
- Introduction to extended stribeck curves
- Effect of additives, contamination, and other factors on engine oils
- Practical examples from real-life samples

Dr. Kartik Pondicherry (English)