Senior engineer and manager of head-disk interface, IBM Corporation, Almaden Research Center, San Jose, CA
Pages: 10 Published: Jan 1987
This paper describes a methodology used during the screening of coatings and surface treatments for tribological applications. The sequence of tests required is physical and metallurgical examinations, accelerated friction and wear tests, and functional tests.
coatings, wear, screenings, corrosion
Paper ID: STP20045S