Tribology Laboratory

Categories of technology seeds
Manufacturing
keyword
Mechine ElementLubricationDynamicsTribologyFricton

Faculty

田浦 裕生

TAURA Hiroo

Mechanical Engineering

Associate Professor

TEL:
0258-47-9757
FAX:
0258-47-9770

Specialties

Tribology
Machine Element, Lubrication, Dynamics

Research areas

1. Tribology:
Optimization of electrical sliding contacts
Lubrication characteristics of artificial joints
Lubrication characteristics of hydrophobic surfaces
2. Rotordynamics
Static and dynamic characteristics of annular seals
Static and dynamic characteristics of journal bearings

Main facilities

Friction tester
Seal characteristics tester
Journal bearing dynamic characteristics tester

Forte of this laboratory's study

Theoretical analysis of hydrodynamic lubrication characteristics under various conditions
Friction test
Experimental and theoretical analysis of mechanical properties of annular seals and journal bearings

Areas interesting to interact with

Manufacturing, Mechanical design

Message

We study about mechanical elements such as annular seals, journal bearings.
Please feel free to call us if you have any problems over tribology and vibration.

  • Pin-on-Disk friction tester designed by our laboratoryPin-on-Disk friction tester designed by our laboratory
  • Journal bearing dynamic characteristics tester designed by our laboratoryJournal bearing dynamic characteristics tester designed by our laboratory
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