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Wear and impact performance of DLC coatings using the NanoTriboTest and Micro-impact

In this new publication, Tomasz Liskiewicz and colleagues at the University of Leeds investigate how Si and W doping alters the mechanical properties of DLC coatings by performing reciprocating micro-scale sliding tests and micro-scale repetitive impact tests using the NanoTest Vantage system.

Click the link below to read the full paper for free until June 19th 2021.

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0301679X21002115?dgcid=author

The NanoTest Vantage is a multi-functional nano and micro-mechanical testing platform. The wide range of test techniques allows a complete picture of material performance to be assembled in one flexible and user-friendly instrument.

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