We have the honor to invite you to participate to the BALKANTRB’14 with scientific papers, company profile presentations or product exhibition, during the 30th October and 1st of November 2014, at Hotel Palace, in Sinaia, Romania. BALKANTRIB conferences has a History of 21 years.
BALKANTRIB 2014 is the 8th International Conference on Tribology organized by Balkan Tribological Association, Romanian Tribology Association and University Petroleum-Gas of Ploiesti, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering-Ploiesti, Romania.
The scope of this conference embraces the state of art and future trends in tribology research and application, emphasizing the necessity of facilitation intellectual collaboration across both disciplinary and national boundaries. BALKANTRIB 2014 is addressing:
- Fundamentals of Friction and Wear;
- Nano and Microtribology;
- Tribology in Manufacturing Processes;
- Tribology in Machine Elements;
- Tribology in Transportation Engineering and Power Generation Systems;
- Lubrication and Lubricants & Additives;
- Solid Lubrication;
- Sealing Tribology;
- Tribological Properties of Solid Materials;
- Coating Tribology;
- Tribotesting and Tribosystem Monitoring;
- Surface Engineering;
- Contact Mechanics;
- Design and Calculation of Tribocontacts;
- Efficient Maintenance and Operation of Tribosystems;
- Other Topics Related to Tribology.
Contributors are invited to submit papers on these themes and in any engineering application related to tribology.
The official language at the BALKANTRIB'14 conference used in presenting and writing the papers, is English. No translations will be provided.
Conference will be held at the Hotel Palace, Sinaia, Romania.
Organizers reserved a number of rooms at the Hotel Palace and Hotel Caraiman http://www.palace-sinaia.ro/ .
Sinaia is about 60 kilometers (37 miles) northwest of Ploiesti , 50 kilometers (31 miles) south of Brașov and 110 km (68 miles) from Henry Coanda Bucharest Airport (approx. 1h 26 min. by car on E60/DN1), in a mountainous area on the Prahova River valley, just east of the Bucegi Mountains. The altitude varies from 767 to 860 meters (2,516 to 2,822 feet) above sea level.
We will provide transfer for conference participants from airport to the conference location at arriving and at departure.