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This article focuses on environmental and application factors in solid friction. It covers the tribology of contact between a soft and hard material, including mechanisms and testing. The article describes the tribology of contact between a metal and tool during metalworking processes. It also discusses the tribology of metal friction at elevated temperatures.

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Environmental and Application Factors in Solid Friction, Friction, Lubrication, and Wear Technology, Vol 18, ASM Handbook, Edited By George E. Totten, ASM International, 2017, p 81–101,

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