Tribology of Materials

Tribology of Materials publishes new and significant information on the Tribology application at all scales of experimental and theoretical research papers in fields of the science of friction, wear and lubrication and any closely related fields.


The scope includes all aspects of Friction, Wear, Mechanics, Nanotechnology, Physical Chemistry, Surfaces, Interfaces, Thin Films, Corrosion, Coatings.


Topical areas include, but are not limited to: Friction, Wear, Lubricants, Surface characterization, Surface engineering, Nanotribology, Contact mechanics, Coatings, Alloys, Composites, Bearings, Tribological design, Biotribology, Green Tribology.


Editor-in-Chief: Anna Paradowska, PhD





Latest Articles

Tribological influences of micro texture on surface interfaces: A review

Taposh Roya*, Dipankar Choudhury a,b, and Belinda Pingguan-Murphya

Tribology of Materials, 2018, 1, 01–12. Published August 10, 2018





Call for Papers


We are seeking contributions for a Special Issue in the first volume.


Guest Editors: 

Submission Deadline: 1 December 2018


The specific priority areas covered by this special issue include:

  •    • Friction 
       • Wear 
       • Lubrication 
       • Surface characterization 
       • Surface engineering 
       • Nanotribology 
       • Contact mechanics 
       • Wear-resistant materials 
       • Coatings 
       • Alloys 
       • Composites 
       • Tribology of friction pairs 
       • Bearings 
       • Tribological design 
       • Biotribology