Thank you for making WOM 2013 a success. We are now pleased to announce the dates and venue for the next conference and look forward to seeing you there.
Organised every two years, the Wear of Materials Conference provides a unique international forum for researchers and practicing engineers from different disciplines to interact and exchange their latest results.
More information will follow.
WOM 2013 Awards:
|Ken Ludema Best Paper Awards|
Authors: H. Nyberg, S. Hogmark, S. Jacobson
Title: The asymmetrical friction mechanism that puts the curl in the curling stone
Authors: S.M. Lee, M.W. Shin, H. Jang
Title: Correlation between contact stiffness and stick-slip of brake friction materials
Authors: H. Zahouani, S. Mezghani, R. Vargiolu, T. Hoc, M. El Mansori
Title: Effect of roughness on vibration of human finger during a friction test
|Peter J. Blau Best Poster Awards|
Authors: D. Kinkenon, J.E. Mogonye, H. Mohseni, R. Banerjee, T.W. Scharf
Title: Tribological behavior of spark plasma sintered titanium carbide/graphite/nickel composites
Authors: M.P. Laurent, M.T. Mathew, C.V. Nagelli, J.J. Jacobs, M.A. Wimmer
Title: Carbon content influences the tribocorrosion behavior of a CoCrMo alloy
Authors: K.K. Kowsari, D.F.J. James, J.K.S. Spelt, M.P. Papini
Title: The effects of dilute polymer solutions on the shape, roughness and resolution of abrasive slurry jet micro-machined channels
|More pictures from the Conference:|
|WOM 2013: Steering Committee|
|Conference Organisers: Marie-Claire Morley, Project Lead (centre), Lina Guo (left) and Laney Zhou, Executive Publisher (right)|
|The conference was supported by the journal Wear: Ian Hutchings, its Editor-in-Chief from 1998 to 2012, was presented a gift for his contribution to the journal by Peter Blau and Phil Shipway, the new Co-editors-in-Chief|