Poster Submissions

STLE Poster abstract submission site is open for the 2020 Tribology Frontiers Virtual Conference

Calling all Students; undergraduates, graduates, and early career doctorates

Submit your Poster Abstract  by Tuesday, September 15th for the 2020 STLE Tribology Frontiers Virtual Conference Poster Competition, taking place the week of November 9th.  Winners in each category are eligible for cash prizes. We are asking the poster presenters to submit the 150 word abstract as a summary and then upload a one-page extended abstract in Word format based on the conference template.

Suggested topics are
  • Surface and interfaces including Nanotribology
  • Biotribology
  • Lubricants
  • Machine Elements and Systems
  • Energy / Environment / Manufacturing
  • Tribochemistry
  • Materials Tribology

STLE TFC poster presenters are required to register to attend the Conference.  The student registration fee to attend the week-long conference is $25.00 (Early Bird pricing before Oct. 15), $35 (after Oct. 15)

The Tribology Frontiers Conference (TFC ) focuses on the role tribology plays as the interface of physics, chemistry, materials science and mechanical engineering.  We hope you will join tribology researchers from more than 30 countries in North and South America, Asia, and Europe for the 6th STLE Tribology Frontiers Conference Week, November 9-13, 2020.  You can find complete program and registration information at

The 2020 TFC is Co-sponsored by the Tribology Division of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).

Submit your poster abstract today -  STLE Abstract Submission Site