As the most authoritative comprehensive science periodical covering all branches of Tribology in China, “Tribology” deals with various academic, technological, and engineering topics in the interdisciplinary subjects of Mechanical Science and Technology, Materials Science and Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Mechanics, etc. It covers new achievements in the fundamental, applied fundamental, and applied researches in Tribology, reflects the development and direction of Tribology at home and abroad, helps to find and train young scholars, speeds up extensive academic exchange, promotes the development of Tribology subject, and serves for the development of economy and society. The journal covers many subjects such as tribological design, tribo-mechanics, tribo-chemistry, tribo-material, nanotribology, surface engineering, tribology in special service condition, measurement technique and instrumentation in tribology, tribology system engineering and application, etc.
The readers of this journal mainly include experts and scholars engaged in research on Tribology and Design and Development of New Materials, teachers of corresponding majorities in universities and colleges, senior students and postgraduates in universities and colleges, etc.
“Tribology” indexed by Chinese Science Citation Database (CSCD), Chinese Journal Full Article Database, Chinese Science and Technology Paper Computing Database, Chinese Academic Journal Comprehensive Evaluation Database, USA Engineering Index, Chemical Abstract, Cambridge Science Abstract, Periodical Network of Wanfang Data System, etc.
“Tribology” sponsored by Lanzhou Institute of Chemical Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Date of Publication：Late each odd month