All articles for "Research and theory"


Bridging the gap to the academic world

SKF has highly valuable collaborations with several leading universities and academic institutions to push the boundaries of bearing technology. [...]
Research and theory,

Pushing the boundaries of bearing technology

A one-day gathering of emerging scientists from various University Technology Centres enabled participants to share their work with technology and [...]
Research and theory,
Engineering Competence

The SKF Generalized Bearing Life Model for hybrid bearings

Recently, SKF introduced the Generalized Bearing Life Model (GBLM) concept for rolling bearings [1]. Since then, work has continued focusing on [...]
Bearings,Research and development,Research and theory,
Engineering Competence
Material imperfections

A better understanding of material imperfections

In SKF, research has continuously been carried out to better understand the effects of microstructure and pre-existing material imperfections on [...]
Engineering Competence,Research and theory,
Digital Technology
Let's Talk future materials: game changers for industry

Living in a material world

Check out the new Let’s Talk symposium on future materials.
Digitization,Energy and sustainability management,Research and theory,Sustainability,
Digital Technology
“Let’s Talk” symposiums organized by SKF.

Let’s talk industry

“Let’s Talk” is a new series of knowledge-sharing symposiums organized by SKF in which industry experts discuss industry trends such as [...]
Artificial intelligence,Automation,Research and theory,Sustainability,
Engineering Competence

The progression of surface rolling contact fatigue damage of rolling bearings

The mechanism of surface rolling contact fatigue in rolling bearings is investigated by means of dedicated experiments and numerical simulations of [...]
Failure modes,Other industry,Research and theory,Roller bearings,