Spreading of Novel Cyclotriphosphazine-Terminated PFPE Films on Carbon Surfaces

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Norio Tagawa, Tadao Tateyama, Atsunobu Mori

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Kansai University, Suita, Osaka 564-8680, Japan

Nagayoshi Kobayashi, Yoshinobu Fujii, Masako Ikegami

Matsumura Oil Research Corporation, Kobe, Hyogo 650-0047, Japan

J. Tribol 126(4), 751-754 (Nov 09, 2004) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1760765 History: Received June 11, 2003; Revised March 16, 2004; Online November 09, 2004
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Spreading profiles of novel cyclotriphosphazine-terminated PFPE lubricant: (a) A20H2000; (b) A20H4000; and (c) S-3500
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Spreading distance versus time
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Spreading distance squared versus time
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Apparent diffusion coefficient versus work of adhesion
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Spreading profile for A20H-4000 (40 A)
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Thickness dependent diffusion coefficient for (a) A20H-2000 and (b) A20H-4000
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Estimated existing conformation of the molecules on carbon surfaces



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