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Further development of the Flying V


On June 2, 2019, it was announced that the Flying V aircraft configuration of Justus Benad, an employee of the "Departement of System Dynamics and Friction Physics", will be further developed at TU Delft in a cooperation with KLM. This caused a lot of international media interest. more


Best paper award


Strength of adhesive contacts: Influence of contact geometry and material gradients

V.L. Popov, R. Pohrt, Q. Li
Friction, v. 5, Issue 3, pp. 308-325, https://doi.org/10.1007/s40544-017-0177-3

The above-mentioned Paper was awarded by the Springer journal "Friction" as "Best Research Paper 2017".

In 2018 Dr. Roman Pohrt has also been awarded a FEICA (Association of the European Adhesive and Sealant Industry) prize for this paper.

Focus already reported about the paper online: https://www.focus.de/wissen/experten/wunden-versorgen-klebt-und-tut-nicht-weh-so-sieht-das-perfekte-pflaster-aus_id_8737014.html

Also the "Tribonet" dedicated an article to the paper: http://www.tribonet.org/knowing-the-strenght-of-adhesion/


The 8-minute video created by Roman Pohrt and Juliane Wallendorf illustrates the main ideas of the paper:

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