static friction, sliding friction, kinetics of friction, material dependency, history of science
The paper is devoted to the contributions of Coulomb and Amontons to the physics of friction from the viewpoint of current discussions and attempts to formulate generalized laws of friction.
Tsinghua University Press
Elena POPOVA, Valentin L. POPOV. The research works of Coulomb and Amontons and generalized laws of friction. Friction 2015, 3(2): 183-190.