Assessment of government tribology programs

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An assessment has been made to determine current tribology research and development work sponsored or conducted by the government. Data base surveys and discussions were conducted to isolate current projects sponsored primarily by 21 different government organizations. These projects were classified by subject, objective, energy relevance, type of research, phenomenon being investigated, variables being studied, type of motion, materials and application. An abstract of each project was prepared which included the classification, sponsor, performing organization and a project description. It was found that current work is primarily materials oriented to meet military requirements. Other than the high temperature programs very ... continued below

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Peterson, M.B. & Levinson, T.M. September 1, 1985.

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An assessment has been made to determine current tribology research and development work sponsored or conducted by the government. Data base surveys and discussions were conducted to isolate current projects sponsored primarily by 21 different government organizations. These projects were classified by subject, objective, energy relevance, type of research, phenomenon being investigated, variables being studied, type of motion, materials and application. An abstract of each project was prepared which included the classification, sponsor, performing organization and a project description. It was found that current work is primarily materials oriented to meet military requirements. Other than the high temperature programs very few of the tribology projects accomplish energy related objectives.

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  • Other: DE86001121
  • Report No.: PNL-5539
  • Grant Number: AC06-76RL01830
  • DOI: 10.2172/5196325 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 5196325
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc1057710

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Peterson, M.B. & Levinson, T.M. Assessment of government tribology programs, report, September 1, 1985; Richland, Washington. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1057710/: accessed April 25, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.