Co-presentation from Piet Lugt and Frank Berens
This presentation will start covering the importance of lubricating greases for providing reliable rotation in rolling bearings as well as a review on the latest developments in understanding and modelling grease lubrication in rolling bearings.
Piet M. Lugt Biography
Senior Scientist at SKF Research and Technology Development and Full Professor Tribology-based Maintenance at the University of Twente
Piet Lugt studied mechanical engineering and tribology at the University of Twente in The Netherlands (MSc. 1988, PhD. 1992). He worked at the Technical University of Delft until 1995 when he joined SKF Research where he has fulfilled several positions in Tribology and Lubrication, presently as a Senior Scientist. He has been a part-time Professor at Luleå Technical University, Sweden, from 2005-2008 and has a (part-time) chair at the University of Twente in “Tribology-Based Maintenance” since 2011.
Piet has written the book “Grease Lubrication in Rolling Bearings”.