Biopolymer Tribology book chapter published

Dr Tom Joyce of CREST has recently had a book chapter entitled ‘Biopolymer Tribology’ published in the book ‘Polymer Tribology’.  Further details of the book, which is published by Imperial College Press and edited by Sujeet Sinha and Brian Briscoe, can be found at http://www.icpress.co.uk/materialsci/p560.html.

Dr Joyce’s current research interests in biotribology include: analysis of failed metal-on-metal hip replacements; testing of novel coatings for orthopaedic implants; investigation of alternative lubricants; and in vitro wear testing of orthopaedic polymers.

For further information contact t.j.joyce@ncl.ac.uk.

published on: 15th July 2009