General Tribology

1.1 Friction, wear, and lubrication - general texts

  • Rabinowicz, E., 1995, Friction and Wear of Materials, John Wiley & Sons Inc., ISBN 0-471-83084-4
  • Summers Smith, J.D., 1994, An Introductory Guide to Tribology in Industry, Mechanical Engineering Pubications, ISBN 0-85298-896-6
  • Summers-Smith, J.D., 1997, A Tribology Casebook, Mechanical Engineering Publications, ISBN 1-86058-041-6
  • Sarkar, A.D., 1980, Friction and Wear, Academic Press Inc., ISBN 0-12-619260-X
  • Shpenkov, G.P., 1995, Friction Surface Phenomena, Elsevier, ISBN 0-444-81684-4
  • Bowden F.P. & Tabor D., 1996, The Friction and Lubrication of Solids (reissue), Oxford University Press, ISBN 0-19-267011-5
  • Bowden F.P. & Tabor D., 1973, Friction - An Introduction to Tribology, Anchor Books.
  • A.D. Sarkar, Friction and Wear, Hardcover, ISBN 012619260X, 1980
  • Lansdown, A.R. and A.L. Price, Materials to Resist Wear, ISBN 0080334431, 1986
  • Szeri, Andras Z. (Editor), Tribology: Friction, Lubrication and Wear, ISBN 0070626634, 1980
  • Auyang, Flow Induced Vibration and Wear, ISBN 0791808009, 1991
  • Bayer, R, Mechanical Wear Fundamentals and Testing, Marcel Dekker, 2004
  • Bayer, R, Engineering Design for Wear, Marcel Dekker, 2004.
  • Bhushan, Bharat, Principles and Applications of Tribology, Hardcover, Published 1999
  • Blau, Peter, J., Friction Science and Technology, Marcel Dekker, ISBN 0824795768, Published 1995
  • Bowden, F.P. and Tabor, D., 1950, The Friction and Lubrication of Solids, Oxford University Press
  • Bowden, F.P. and Tabor, D., 1964, The Friction and Lubrication of Solids Part II, Oxford University Press
  • Bowden, F.P. and Tabor, D., 1967, Friction and Lubrication, Methuen Ltd.
  • Bowden, Frank Philip, Friction; An Introduction to Tribology, ISBN 0385051093, 1973
  • Burwell, J.T., 1950, Mechanical Wear, American Society for Metals
  • David A. Rigney (Editor), Fundamentals of Friction and Wear of Materials, Hardcover, ISBN 0871701154, 1981
  • Desmond F. Moore, Principles and Applications of Tribology, ISBN 0080179029, 1975
  • Donald H. Buckley, Surface effects in adhesion, friction, wear, and lubrication, ISBN 0444419667
  • Dowson, D., Friction and Traction, ISBN 0861030532, 1981
  • Ernest Rabinowicz, Friction and Wear of Materials, Hardcover, ISBN 0471830844, 1995
  • Frederick F. Ling, Surface mechanics, ISBN 0471539058
  • Freeman, P., 1962, Lubrication and Friction, Pitman, London
  • Friction and Wear Devices, ISBN 9991827552, Published 1976
  • G.W. Stachowiak, A.W. Batchelor, Engineering Tribology (Tribology Series, 24), ISBN 0444892354, 1993
  • Gerhard Heinicke, Tribochemistry, ISBN 0195207319, 1984
  • H.D. Merchant, K.J. Bhansali (Editor), Metal Transfer and Galling in Metallic Systems, ISBN 0873390628, 1987
  • Hondros, E.D., 1971, Tribology, Mills and Boon
  • Horst. Czichos, Tribology: A Systems Approach to the Science and Technology of Friction, Lubrication, and Wear, ISBN 0444416765, 1978
  • I.M. Hutchings, Tribology : Friction and Wear of Engineering Materials, ISBN 0849377641, 1992
  • I.V. Kragelsky, Friction and Wear: Calculation Methods,ISBN 0080254616, Published 1982
  • J. Halling (Editor), Principles of Tribology, ISBN 0333246861, 1978
  • J. Halling, Introduction to Tribology, ISBN 0387911286
  • J.A. Williams, Engineering Tribology, ISBN 0198565038, 1995
  • J.D. Summers-Smith, An Introduction to Tribology in Industry, Machinery Publishing, ISBN 0853331944
  • K.-H. Zum Gahr, 1987, Microstructure and Wear of Materials, Elsevier, Amsterdam, ISBN 0-444-42754-6
  • Kenneth C. Ludema, Friction, Wear, Lubrication: A Textbook in Tribology, ISBN 0849326850, 1996
  • Kragelskii, I.V., 1965, Friction and Wear, Butterworths, London
  • Kragelsky, Friction Wear Lubrication, ISBN 0080275915, 1982
  • Lipson, C., 1967, Wear Considerations in Design, Prentice Hall
  • M. Helmi Attia, R. Komanduri, Tribological Aspects in Manufacturing, ISBN 0791808955, 1991
  • Mervin H. and Scott, Douglas Jones (Editor), Industrial Tribology: The Practical Aspects of Friction, Lubrication and Wear, ISBN 0444421610, 1983
  • Nam P. Suh, Tribophysics, ISBN 0139309837, 1986
  • Peter B. Senholzi, Tribological Technology, ISBN 9024727480, 1982
  • Peter J. Blau, Friction and Wear Transitions of Materials: Break-In, Run-In, Wear-In (Materials Science and Process Technology Series), Hardcover, ISBN 0815511965, 1989
  • Peterson, M.B., Winer, W. O., 1980, Wear Control Handbook, ASME Press, New York
  • Pugh, B., 1973, Friction and Wear, Butterworth & Co Ltd.
  • Quinn, T.F.J., 1971, The Application of Modern Physical Techniques to Tribology, Newnes Butterworth
  • R.D. Arnell, et al, Tribology : Principles and Design Applications, ISBN 0387914021, 1991
  • Rabinowicz, E., 1965, Friction and Wear of Materials,Wiley
  • Raymond G. Bayer, Mechanical Wear Prediction and Prevention, ISBN 0824790278, 1994
  • Sarkar, A.D., 1976, Wear Of Metals, Permagon Press Ltd., Oxford
  • Simons, E.N., Metal Wear A Brief Outline, Frederick Muller, 1972
  • T.A. Stolarski, Tribology in Machine Design, ISBN 083111102X, 1990

1.2 Books for Undergraduate Study

  • A.R. Lansdown, A.L. Price, Materials to Resist Wear, ISBN 0080334431, 1986
  • Shigley, Joseph E. and Mischke, Charles R., Corrosion and Wear: A Mechanical Designers' Workbook, McGraw-Hill Mechanical Designers Workbook Series, Paperback, ISBN 0070569231, 1989
  • Shigley, Joseph E. and Mischke, Charles R., Bearings and Lubrication: A Mechanical Designers Workbook, McGraw-Hill Mechanical Designers Workbook Series, ISBN 0070569282, 1990
  • D. Arnell, et al, Tribology : Principles and Design Applications, ISBN 0387914021, 1991
  • Bayer, R, Mechanical Wear Fundamentals and Testing, Marcel Dekker, 2004
  • J.A. Williams, Engineering Tribology, ISBN 0198565038, 1995
  • Ernest Rabinowicz, Friction and Wear of Materials, ISBN 0471830844, 1995
  • A. Cameron, Basic Lubrication Theory, Longmans, ISBN 0470275545, 1983
  • Bernard J. Hamrock, Fundamentals of Fluid Film Lubrication (McGraw-Hill Series in Mechanical Engineering), ISBN 0070259577, 1994
  • Hutchings, I.M., 1992, Tribology: Friction and Wear of Engineering Materials, Edward Arnold Ltd.
  • Johnson, K.L., 1985, Contact Mechanics, Cambridge University Press
  • Kenneth C. Ludema, Friction, Wear, Lubrication: A Textbook in Tribology, ISBN 0849326850, 1996

1.3 Wear - General texts

  • Bayer, Raymond G., 2002, Wear Analysis for Engineers, HNB Publishing, ISBN 0-9664286-5-X
  • Bayer, R, Mechanical Wear Fundamentals and Testing, Marcel Dekker, 2004
  • Bayer, R, Engineering Design for Wear, Marcel Dekker, 2004.
  • Metal Corrosion, Erosion, and Wear, 1984 (Annual Book of ASTM Standards, Section 3), ISBN 9994152599, 1984
  • Hornbogen, Metallurgical Aspects of Wear, ISBN 999170745X, 1981
  • Karl-Heinz Zum Gahr, Microstructure and Wear of Materials (Tribology Series, 10), ISBN 0444427546, 1987
  • Raymond G. Bayer, Mechanical Wear Prediction and Prevention (Mechanical Engineering, No 91), ISBN 0824790278, 1994
  • Landsdown, A.R. and Price, A.L., 1986, Materials to Resist Wear, Pergamon
  • Peterson, M.B., Winer, W.O., 1980, Wear Control Handbook, ASME Press, New York
  • Benzing, R., Goldblatt, I., Hopkins, V., Jamison, W., Mecklenburg, K. and Peterson, M., 1976, Friction and Wear Devices, ASLE Subcommittee on Wear of the Lubrication Fundamentals Committee
  • Sarkar, A.D., 1976, Wear Of Metals, Permagon Press Ltd., Oxford
  • Pugh, B., 1973, Friction and Wear, Butterworth & Co Ltd
  • Simons, E.N., 1972, Metal Wear A Brief Outline, Frederick Muller
  • Pavelescu, D., 1971, New Conceptions on The Friction and Wear of Deformable Solids, Calculation and Applications (in Romanian), Academiei Republicii Socialiste, Romania
  • Lipson, C., 1967, Wear Considerations in Design, Prentice Hall
  • Bayer, R.G., Ku, T.C. et al., 1964, Handbook of Analytical Design for Wear, Plenum Press
  • Lipson, C. and Colwell, L.V. (eds.), 1961, Handbook of Mechanical Wear, Fretting, Pitting, Cavitation, Corrosion, Univ. of Michigan Press
  • Kruschov, M.M. and Babichev, M.A., 1960, Investigations into the Wear of Metals, USSR Academy of Sciences
  • Burwell, J.T., 1950, Mechanical Wear, American Society for Metals

1.4 Texts for Designers

  • Seirig, A.A., 1998, Friction and Lubrication in Mechanical Design, Marcel Dekker Inc., ISBN 0-8247-9974-7
  • Neale, M.J. (Editor), The Tribology Handbook, ISBN 0750611987, 1995
  • Neale, M.J. (Editor), Bearings: A Tribology Handbook, ISBN 1560913932, 1993
  • Neale, M.J. (Editor), Component Failures: Maintenance and Repair: A Tribology Handbook, ISBN 1560914513, 1995
  • Neale, M.J. (Editor), Drives and Seals: A Tribology Handbook, ISBN 1560914521, 1993
  • Neale, M.J. (Editor), Lubrication: A Tribology Handbook, ISBN 1560913924, 1993
  • Shigley, Joseph E. and Mischke, Charles R., Bearings and Lubrication: A Mechanical Designers Workbook, McGraw-Hill Mechanical Designers Workbook Series, ISBN 0070569282, 1990
  • Shigley, Joseph E. and Mischke, Charles R., Corrosion and Wear: A Mechanical Designers' Workbook, McGraw-Hill Mechanical Designers Workbook Series, Paperback, ISBN 0070569231, 1989
  • Shigley, J.E., Mischke, C.R., 1989, Gearing: A Mechanical Designer's Workbook, Mc-Graw-Hill Publishing Company.

1.5 History of Tribology

  • D. Dowson, History of Tribology, ISBN 0582447666, 1979, Longman Group Ltd., New York
  • Gibbs-Smith, C., 1978, The Inventions of Leonardo Da Vinci, Phaidon Press Ltd, Oxford

1.6 Experimental Methods in Tribology

  • K. Miyoshi, Y.W. Chung (Editor), Surface Diagnostics in Tribology : Fundamental Principles and Applications (Series in Modern Trilogy, Vol 1), ISBN 9810215169, 1993
  • Yip-Wah Chung, et al., Surface Science Investigations in Tribology: Experimental Approaches (Acs Symposium Series, No 485), ISBN 0841222053, 1992
  • I. Sviridenok, Acoustic and Electrical Methods in Triboengineering, ISBN 0898640415, 1988
  • Experimental Methods in Tribology, 1968, Proc. IMechE, Vol 182 Pt 3G.

1.7 Tribology Handbooks and Databooks

  • ASM Handbook: Friction, Lubrication, and Wear Technology Vol 18, ISBN 0871703807, 1992
  • E. Richard Booser (Editor), Tribology Data Handbook, ISBN 0849339049, 1997
  • Neale, M.J. (Editor), The Tribology Handbook, ISBN 0750611987, 1995
  • Neale, M.J. (Editor), Component Failures: Maintenance and Repair: A Tribology Handbook, ISBN 1560914513, 1995
  • Neale, M.J. (Editor), Bearings: A Tribology Handbook, ISBN 1560913932, 1993
  • Neale, M.J. (Editor), Drives and Seals: A Tribology Handbook, ISBN 1560914521, 1993
  • Neale, M.J. (Editor), Lubrication: A Tribology Handbook, ISBN 1560913924, 1993
  • Bhushan & Gupta, Handbook of Tribology: Materials, Coatings and Surface Treatments, ISBN 1575240505, 1997
  • E. Richard Booser (Editor), CRC Handbook of Lubrication: Theory and Practice of Tribology: Application and Maintenance Vol 1, ISBN 0849339014, 1983
  • E. Richard Booser (Editor), CRC Handbook of Lubrication: Theory and Practice of Tribology Vol 2, ISBN 0849339022, 1984
  • E. Richard Booser (Editor), CRC Handbook of Lubrication and Tribology: Monitoring, Materials, Synthetic Lubricants and Applications Vol 3, ISBN 0849339030, 1994
  • C. Kajdas, et al., Encyclopaedia of Tribology (Tribology Series, 15), ISBN 0444884017, 1990
  • T. Someya (Editor), Journal-Bearing Databook, ISBN 038717074X, 1989
  • Handbook of Shafts, Bearings, & Couplings, ISBN 9994199536, 1994
  • Raymond A., Jr Guyer, Rolling Bearings Handbook and Troubleshooting Guide, ISBN 0801988713, 1996
  • O'Connor, J.J., Boyd, J., and Avallone, E.A. (eds.), 1968, Standard Handbook of Lubrication Engineering, McGraw Hill
  • Peterson, M.B., Winer, W.O., 1980, Wear Control Handbook, ASME Press, New York