About the Author
Prof. Wen Shizhu, Tsinghua University, ChinaWen Shizhu is a Professor at Tsinghua University and a CAS Academician. His research fields cover lubrication theory, nano-tribology and the mechanism and control of friction and wear. In 1956, he participated in drafting 12th "National Scientific Development Plan," and finished the first development planning of friction, wear and lubrication engineering. In the late 80s, he was involved in drafting the "Tribology Field Plan and Development Strategy Report" for the National Science and Technology Committee, the Education Committee, and the National Natural Science Foundation Committee. Prof. Huang Ping, South China University of Technology, ChinaHuang Ping is a Professor at South China University of Technology. He obtained his PhD degree from Department of Engineering Mechanics, Tsinghua University, and has worked in the State Key Laboratory of Tribology at Tsinghua University for eight years. He is the head of Institute of mechanical design and equipment, and the State Experimental Training Center of Basic Mechanics of South China University of Technology.