VII Iberian Conference on Tribology

Conference Topics

Contact mechanics

Surface roughness, surface tractions, surface deformation, sub-surface stresses, surface and sub-surface damage, contact fatigue models.

Friction and wear

Erosion, abrasion, tribofilms.

Surface engineering, surface treatment, coatings, ceramics and composites

Lubricants, additives and special additives

Industrial and automotive lubricants, food lubricants, dielectric fluids, ionic fluids, metal working fluids, greases, environmentally friendly lubricants.


Hydrodynamic, elastohydrodynamic, mixed film and boundary film.

Tribology of machine elements

Cam-follower systems, engines, gears & transmissions, hydrodynamic and hydrostatic bearings, rolling bearings, seals …


Micro and nanotribology

Characterization techniques and testing methods in tribology

Tribology based maintenance

Lubrication maintenance practices, condition monitoring, on-line sensors, machinery and lubricant diagnosis.

Other topics in Tribology

Relevant Dates

VII Iberian Conference on Tribology

20-21 June, 2013

Submission of Full Papers - Concluded

Early Registration - Concluded

Notification of Acceptance - Concluded

Submission of Abstracts - Concluded

Conference Office

Mrs. Fernanda Fonseca
Address: FEUP - DEMec
Rua Dr. Roberto Frias, s/n
4200-465 Porto, PORTUGAL
Telephone: +351 225081716
Fax: +351 225081445
Email: ibertrib2013@fe.up.pt