Understanding friction, lubrication and wear

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South African Institute for Tribology
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CALL FOR PRESENTATIONS – AFTERNOON SEMINAR

“MATERIALS MATTER!”

Wednesday 7 November 2018

The SAIT will present an afternoon seminar on “Materials Matter“, at Science Park, Northway, Kelvin on Wednesday 7 November2018. We are inviting interested persons to submit synopses of papers for this event. The seminar is intended to bring together all parties interested in the tribological importance of this subject.

Materials DO matter. Wear is an ongoing concern in all industries, and awareness and knowledge of materials, their properties, performance, selection and their varied applications are essential to a knowledge of tribology and the ultimate costs benefits.

Guidelines for Presenters:

Authors are invited to submit a presentation on topics that are informative and current. The following subjects are a guideline only for the day’s programme. Any other suggestions, ideas or topics that could be associated with the subject, will be welcome. Presentations are expected tobe about 20 minutes duration.

We would like to see presentations outlining new developments, innovations, research, problems,solutions, and case studies from materials manufacturers, marketers and end-users. The seminar is not a selling platform, but sponsorship is requested to display your company banner and product promotional material.

Please send a brief synopsis, and short title of your proposed presentation for approval, maximum 500 words, to the SAIT, at secretary@sait.org.za,or admin@sait.org.za as soon as possible. We would like to circulate the programme to a large target market to ensure a good attendance. Please include title, authors and affiliation, and your contact details. The full presentation is required by 8 October 2018. For any technical enquiries please contact David Beard082 850-3205, and for general enquiries phone Gill, Isabel or Berice at 011 804-3710.


Call for presentations:

"Engine Technology" TBD

The SAIT will present an afternoon seminar on “Engine Technology“, at Science Park, Northway, Kelvin. We are inviting interested persons to submit papers for this event. The seminar is intended to bring together all parties interested in this important and topical subject.

Engine technology and regulations are changing rapidly, impacting the lubricant technology (additives and base oils) and as a result formulation and environmental requirements are being focused upon.

"Napthenics" TBD


South African Institute of Tribology

Understanding lubrication, friction and wear


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