Dynamic phase transitions in confined lubricant fluids under shear.

@article{Drummond2001DynamicPT,
  title={Dynamic phase transitions in confined lubricant fluids under shear.},
  author={Chris. Drummond and Jacob N Israelachvili},
  journal={Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics},
  year={2001},
  volume={63 4 Pt 1},
  pages={041506}
}
A surface force apparatus was used to measure the transient and steady-state friction forces between molecularly smooth mica surfaces confining thin films of squalane, C30H62, a saturated, branched hydrocarbon liquid. The dynamic friction "phase diagram" was determined under different shearing conditions, especially the transitions between stick-slip and smooth sliding "states" that exhibited a chaotic stick-slip regime. The apparently very different friction traces exhibited by simple… CONTINUE READING
10 Citations
0 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 10 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…