Tribology and interface nanotechnology
Laboratory for tribology and interface nanotechnology (L-TINT), with nearly 20 experts, is recognized domestically and worldwide for providing research and technological solutions in the fields of surface and interface nanotechnology, boundary lubrication and tribochemistry, for the development of functional surfaces and contact engineering and for management of friction and wear mechanisms in systems with conventional and nonconventional materials at nano and macro scale. With a leading role in the field of environmentally friendly, green lubrication technologies the TINT group can provide a comprehensive and effective sustainable treatment of the most demanding tribological problems in engineering systems.
- Highlighted news
Application for TRIBOS master programme 2015-2017 and new web-page
Applications for Erasmus+ Joint master programme TRIBOS 2015-2017 started on 10th of November 2014. We have also renew TRIBOS web-page making it even more informative.
NEW! FT-IR ATR with video option
The laboratory obtained a new FT-IR ATR module that enabled infrared spectroscopy of surfaces of hard samples, powders and liquids. New ATR modul with diamond crystal enables surface video control with extremely high accuracy.
Academy of Mechanical Engineering 2014, Ljubljana, 23. 10. 2014
The Association of Mechanical Engineers of Slovenia, ZSIS, hosted the 4th Academy of mechanical engineering on the 23. 10. 2014 in Cankarjev dom in Ljubljana. The motto of the Academy was: Engineering - Development and innovation for new jobs.
Days of Mechanical Engineering in Bistra
Sixth year in a row Days of Mechanical Engineering took place in the week between 23th and 28th October 2014 in the Technical Museum of Bistra. The event was organized in collaboration of Technical Museum and the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering in the University of Ljubljana. Several laboratories of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering presented their activities on an interesting and educational way which was suitable for visitors of all ages.
1st International Conference on Polymer Tribology, PolyTrib 2014, 11th-12th September 2014, Bled, Slovenia
The Slovenian Society for Tribology has organized the 1st International Conference on Tribology of Polymers - PolyTrib 2014, which was held on the 11th and 12th of September in Bled. Despite being only the 1st conference, it was attended by over 70 participants from 11 different European countries.