Austrian Excellence Center for Tribology 

Welcome in the world of friction, wear and lubrication research

The project InTribology (Tribology Intelligence - Customized Tribology for Industrial Innovation) is a COMET Centre within the COMET – Competence Centers for Excellent Technologies – Programme and funded by the Federal Ministry for Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology, the Federal Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs, and the federal states of Niederösterreich and Vorarlberg. The COMET Programme is managed by FFG.


COVID-19 Note

The coronavirus pandemic and its consequences present us with an extraordinary challenge. Nevertheless, we are continuing our research work rapidly together with our partners.

In support of the recommendations of the Austrian Federal Government, our employees relocated their activities to the home office within a very short time.

Despite intensive efforts, however, delays in projects are to be expected, as experimental tasks in the laboratories cannot be transferred to a home office. We are confident that we will soon be able to make up for these delays and continue to be a reliable partner for our customers, even under the current conditions.

To contact our employees, we kindly ask you to send an e-mail, e.g. to