Table of ContentsIntroduction to Friction and Wear (H. Czichos). Interfacial Friction of Polymer Composites: General Fundamental Principles (B.J. Briscoe). Friction and Wear of Materials with Heterogeneous Microstructures (E. Hornbogen). Tribological Properties of Selected Polymeric Matrix Composites Against Steel Surfaces (J.M. Thorp). Effects of Various Fillers on the Friction and Wear of PTFE-Based Composites (K. Tanaka). Friction and Wear of Metal Matrix-Graphite Fiber Composites (Z. Eliezer). Friction and Wear Performance of Unidirectionally Oriented Glass, Carbon, Aramid and Stainless Steel Fiber-Reinforced Plastics (T. Tsukizoe, N. Ohmae). Wear of Reinforced Polymers by Different Abrasive Counterparts (K. Friedrich). Mild Wear of Rubber-Based Compounds (J.A. Schweitz, L. Ahman). The Wear and Friction of Commercial Polymers and Composites (J.C. Anderson). Composites for Aerospace Dry Bearing Applications (J.K. Lancaster). Self-Lubricating Composites for Extreme Environmental Conditions (M.N. Gardos). Indexes.