Tribology Group - How we are governed

Tribology Group is concerned with optimum machine design and maintenance to improve service life, safety and reliability.

Tribology Board

Dr Ardian Morina - Chair

University of Leeds

Dr Roger Lewis - Past Chairman

University of Sheffield

​ Professor Robert Wood - Past Chairman

University of Southampton

Mr Alec Baron

 Wartsila Propulsion UK

Dr Michael Burkinshaw

Cummins Turbo Technologies

Mr David Carnell


Dr Daniele Dini

Imperial College London

Dr H Peter Jost

Engineering and General Equipment

Madan Pal

Daido Metal EHQ R&D

Dr Alec Parker,


Dr Honor Powrie

GE Aviation

Professor Ian Sherrington

University of Central Lancashire

Dr Mandar Thakare

Element Six

Dr Rob Thornton

University of Sheffield

Professor John Williams

University of Cambridge

Board Liaison

​ Dr Glyn Dyson

 Kurt J Lesker Co Ltd

Dr Mark Gee

Institute of Physics

Dr Keith Harrison

Institute of Materials, Minerals and Mining

Dr Roy Mortier

Royal Society of Chemistry

Danny Shorten

Lloyds Register 

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