Imperial College London

DrAmirKadiric

Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Mechanical Engineering

Senior Lecturer
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 1717a.kadiric Website

 
 
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Assistant

 

Mrs Chrissy Stevens +44 (0)20 7594 7064

 
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Location

 

672City and Guilds BuildingSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

Dr Amir Kadiric is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and a member of Tribology Group. He also leads the SKF University Technology Centre for Tribology at Imperial College.

He obtained his MEng degree in Mechanical Engineering followed by a PhD in Tribology from Imperial College in 2005. He subsequently took a post at SKF’s Engineering and Research Centre in the Netherlands where he worked on rolling bearing research, before returning to Imperial.

Dr Kadiric’s research focuses on efficiency and reliability of mechanical systems including: damage accumulation in rolling/sliding contacts through mechanisms of rolling contact fatigue, micro-pitting and scuffing; use of condition monitoring for contact damage prediction; frictional losses and efficiency in transmission systems; contact mechanics and surface coatings.

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

De Laurentis N, Cann P, Lugt PM, et al., 2017, The Influence of Base Oil Properties on the Friction Behaviour of Lithium Greases in Rolling/Sliding Concentrated Contacts, Tribology Letters, Vol:65, ISSN:1023-8883

Kanazawa Y, Sayles RS, Kadiric A, 2017, Film formation and friction in grease lubricated rolling-sliding non-conformal contacts, Tribology International, Vol:109, ISSN:0301-679X, Pages:505-518

Rycerz P, Olver A, Kadiric A, 2017, Propagation of surface initiated rolling contact fatigue cracks in bearing steel, International Journal of Fatigue, Vol:97, ISSN:0142-1123, Pages:29-38

Guegan J, Kadiric A, Gabelli A, et al., 2016, The Relationship Between Friction and Film Thickness in EHD Point Contacts in the Presence of Longitudinal Roughness, Tribology Letters, Vol:64, ISSN:1023-8883

De Laurentis N, Kadiric A, Lugt P, et al., 2016, The influence of bearing grease composition on friction in rolling/sliding concentrated contacts, Tribology International, Vol:94, ISSN:0301-679X, Pages:624-632

Guegan J, Kadiric A, Spikes H, 2015, A Study of the Lubrication of EHL Point Contact in the Presence of Longitudinal Roughness, Tribology Letters, Vol:59, ISSN:1023-8883

Nyqvist J, Kadiric A, Ioannides S, et al., 2015, Semi-analytical model for rough multilayered contacts, Tribology International, Vol:87, ISSN:0301-679X, Pages:98-112

Fowell MT, Myant C, Spikes HA, et al., 2014, A study of lubricant film thickness in compliant contacts of elastomeric seal materials using a laser induced fluorescence technique, Tribology International, Vol:80, ISSN:0301-679X, Pages:76-89

Fowell M, Ioannides S, Kadiric A, 2014, An Experimental Investigation into the Onset of Smearing Damage in Nonconformal Contacts with Application to Roller Bearings, Tribology Transactions, Vol:57, ISSN:1040-2004, Pages:472-488

Kadiric A, Sayles RS, Zhou XB, et al., 2003, A numerical study of the contact mechanics and sub-surface stress effects experienced over a range of machined surface coatings in rough surface contacts, Journal of Tribology - Transactions of the ASME, Vol:125, ISSN:0742-4787, Pages:720-730

Kadiric A, Sayles RS, Ioannides E, 2008, Thermo-mechanical model for moving layered rough surface contacts, Journal of Tribology - Transactions of the ASME, Vol:130, ISSN:0742-4787

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