“Tribology is the science and technology of interacting surfaces in relative motion and the practical processes associated with them.”

- Peter Jost

General information on tribology

Tribologie is a science and engineering discipline dealing with surfaces under load and in relative motion.

Tribo-Technology is the implementation of knowledge from all areas of tribological research to master friction and wear, especially by optimally designing functional components.

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