Accession Number : AD0829060

Title :   FRICTION WEAR, TRIBOLOGY AND RELATED INDUSTRIAL RESEARCH IN THE NETHERLANDS.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH LONDON (UNITED KINGDOM)

Personal Author(s) : Burton, Ralph A.

Report Date : 14 FEB 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 25

Abstract : Visits to industrial research groups in The Netherlands are reported. These include three divisions of the government laboratories, TNO, and the commercial laboratories of the corporations Philips (Eindhoven) and N.V. Werkspoor (Amsterdam). Items discussed include: lubrication, friction and wear, fibers, gas turbines, electrets, ship fouling, precision machining, and Stirling engines for power and refrigeration. Organizational factors are described where pertinent. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH, NETHERLANDS), SCIENTIFIC ORGANIZATIONS, LABORATORIES, LUBRICATION, FRICTION, WEAR RESISTANCE, FIBERS, GAS TURBINES, MACHINING, INDUSTRIES, AIR CONDITIONING EQUIPMENT, CRYOGENICS, NUCLEAR RADIATION SPECTROSCOPY.

Subject Categories : Economics and Cost Analysis
      Nuclear Physics & Elementary Particle Physics
      Jet and Gas Turbine Engines

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE