Professor Rob Dwyer-Joyce

Professor of Lubrication Engineering

Telephone: +44(0)114 2227736
email : r.dwyer-joyce@sheffield.ac.uk

Areas of research:
The measurement of lubricant films in machine elements using ultrasound
Design and development of low maintenance articulating pin joints
Non-destructive determination of contact stress in components
Railway wheel and rail wear modelling and experiments
Oil film measuring in piston rings, prosthetic hip joints, mechanical seals, and rolling bearings
Effectiveness of teeth cleaning and oral hygiene
Abrasive wear in the rice processing industry
Low friction materials for bridge bearings

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