dr.ir. M.A. Masen

Dr Marc Masen
Senior Lecturer

Wear & BioTribology

Room: HR N104
Phone: +31 53489 4390
Email:
m.a.masen@utwente.nl

Research Interests

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Wear

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Modelling Two- and Three-Body Abrasion

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Wear Mechanisms in Artificial Articular Joints

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Tribology in Metal Forming Processes

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Tribology of Viscoelastic Materials

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Tribology of Human Tissue

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Friction and the Prevention of Decubitus Ulcers

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Modelling & Measuring Friction of the Human Skin

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Relation Contact, Friction & Experience

Papers in Refereed Journals:

N.V. Rodriguez, D.J. Schipper, M.A. Masen, 2013, "A Contact Model For Orthotropic–Viscoelastic Materials", In Press, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmecsci.2013.05.001

N.V. Rodriguez, M.A. Masen, D.J. Schipper, 2013, "A Model for the Contact Behaviour of Weakly Orthotropic Viscoelastic Materials", In Press, International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijmecsci.2013.03.016

E. van der Heide, M.A. Masen, X. Zeng, 2013, "Skin Tribology, Science Friction?", Accepted for Publication in Journal of Friction, Tsinghua University Press.

M. Woldman, T. Tinga, E. van der Heide, M.A. Masen, 2013, "The Influence of Abrasive Body Dimensions on Single Asperity Wear", In Press, Wear, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wear.2012.12.009

J. van Kuilenburg, M.A. Masen and E. van der Heide, 2013, "The role of the skin microrelief in the contact behaviour of human skin: Contact between the human finger and regular surface textures", In Press, Tribology International, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.triboint.2012.11.024

N. K. Veijgen, E. van der Heide and M. A. Masen, 2013, " A multivariable model for predicting the frictional behaviour and hydration of the human skin", In Press, Skin Research and Technology, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/srt.12053

N. K. Veijgen, E. van der Heide and M. A. Masen, 2013, "Variables influencing the frictional behaviour of in vivo human skin" In Press, Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2013.02.009

N.V. Rodriguez, M.A. Masen, D.J. Schipper, 2013, "Tribologically modified surfaces on elastomeric materials", Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Part J: Journal of Engineering Tribology, Vol. 227, No. 5, Pages 398-405 http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1350650112464613

J. van Kuilenburg, M.A. Masen, E. van der Heide, 2013, "Contact modelling of human skin: What value to use for the modulus of elasticity?" Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Part J: Journal of Engineering Tribology, Volume 227, No 4, Pages 349-361. http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1350650112463307

N.K. Veijgen, M.A. Masen, E. van der Heide, 2013, "Relating friction on the human skin to the hydration and temperature of the skin", Tribology Letters 49, Pages 251-261. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11249-012-0062-1

N.K. Veijgen, M.A. Masen, E. van der Heide, 2012, "A novel approach to measuring the frictional behaviour of human skin in vivo", Tribology International, Volume 54, October 2012, Pages 38–41. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.triboint.2012.05.022

M. Woldman, E. van der Heide, D.J. Schipper, T. Tinga, M.A. Masen, 2012, "Investigating the influence of sand particle properties on abrasive wear behavior", Wear, Volumes 294–295, Pages 419-426. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wear.2012.07.017

J. Van Kuilenburg, M.A. Masen, V. Bana, M. Groenendijk, E. van der Heide, 2012, "An Experimental Study on the Relation Between Surface Texture and Tactile Friction", Tribology International, Volume 48, April 2012, Pages 15-21. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.triboint.2011.06.003

M.A. Masen, 2011, "A systems based experimental approach to tactile friction" Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials, Volume 4, Issue 8, November 2011, Pages 1620-1626. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jmbbm.2011.04.007

M.A. Masen, A. van’t Spijker, and C.M.Kreulen, 2010, "An experimental investigation into dental wear: tooth–tooth contact", Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers Part J: Journal of Engineering Tribology, Volume 224, Pages 589-594. http://dx.doi.org/10.1243/13506501JET742

N.K. Veijgen, M.A. Masen, E. van der Heide, 2010, "Skin friction measurement: the development of a new device", Product Academic Issues No. 2, November 2010.

M.A. Masen, M.B. de Rooij, D.J. Schipper, K. Adachi, K. Kato, 2007, "Single asperity abrasion of coated nodular cast iron", Tribology International, Vol 40, 2, Pages 170-179. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.triboint.2005.11.023

M.A. Masen, M.B. de Rooij, D.J. Schipper, 2005, "Micro-contact based modelling of abrasive wear", Wear 258, 1-4, Pages 339-348. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wear.2004.09.009

M.A. Masen, M.B. de Rooij, 2004, "Abrasive wear between rough surfaces in deep drawing", Wear 256, 6, Pages 639-646. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wear.2003.10.006

M.A. Masen, C.H. Venner, P.M. Lugt, J. Tripp, 2002, "Effects of surface micro-geometry on the lift-off speed of an EHL contact", Tribology Transactions, Volume 45, 1, Pages 21-30. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10402000208982517

Conference Contributions

M. Woldman, T. Tinga, E. van der Heide, M.A. Masen, 2013, "The Influence of Abrasive Body Dimensions on Single Asperity Wear", Wear of Materials Conference 2013, April 2013, Portland, USA.

M.A. Masen, C.M. Myant, P.M. Cann, 2012, "A Novel Tribometer for the Investigation of UHMWPE Wear" ASME/STLE Joint Tribology Conference 2012, October 2012, Denver, USA.

J. van Kuilenburg, M.A. Masen, E. van der Heide, 2012, " A mechanistic approach to predicting the friction behavior of human skin" ASME/STLE Joint Tribology Conference 2012, October 2012, Denver, USA.

M. Woldman, M.A. Masen, 2012, "Wear Processes in Extreme Conditions, 29th meeting of the International Research Group on Wear of Materials, 27-28 September 2012, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

N.K Veijgen, M.A. Masen, 2012, "Friction of the Human Skin – A ststistics Approach" 29th meeting of the International Research Group on Wear of Materials, 27-28 September 2012, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

J. van Kuilenburg, M.A. Masen, E. van der Heide, 2012, "The role of the skin microrelief in the contact behaviour of human skin: Contact between the human finger and regular surface textures" Leeds-Lyon Conference 2012, September 2012, Leeds, UK.

N.V. Rodriguez, D.J. Schipper, M.A. Masen, 2012, "Tribologically Induced Surface Layers on Elastomeric Materials", Leeds-Lyon Conference 2012, September 2012, Leeds, UK

M. Woldman, E. van der Heide, D.J. Schipper, T. Tinga, M.A. Masen, 2011, "Sand Particles and the Abrasive Wear They Cause" European Symposium on Friction, Wear, Wear Protection and Related Areas, 26-28 October 2011, Karlsruhe, Germany.

M. Woldman, E. van der Heide, D.J. Schipper, T. Tinga, M.A. Masen, 2011 "The Influence of Sand Particle Properties on Abrasive Wear Behaviour" ASME/STLE Joint Tribology Conference 2011, 23-26 October 2011, Los Angeles, USA.

N.V. Rodriguez, D.J. Schipper, M.A. Masen, 2011 " A Contact Model For Anisotropic Viscoelastic Materials" ASME/STLE Joint Tribology Conference 2011, 23-26 October 2011, Los Angeles, USA.

J. van Kuilenburg, M.A. Masen, E. van der Heide, 2011, "Predicting the Friction between the Human Skin and Regular Surface Textures", 1st International Conference on BioTribology, 18-21 September 2011, London, UK.

M.A. Masen, G. Vlamings and D.J. Schipper, "A Tribological Analysis of Cleaving Wood and Bone using Stone Tools", 1st International Conference on BioTribology, 18-21 September 2011, London, UK.

M.A. Masen and J. van Kuilenburg, "The Contributions of Adhesion and Deformation in Tactile Friction" 1st International Conference on BioTribology , 18-21 September 2011, London, UK.

J. van Kuilenburg, M.A. Masen, V. Bana, M. Groenendijk, E. van der Heide, 2010, "Towards the development of product surfaces with enhanced tactile properties", In: P. Marklund et al. (eds.) Nordtrib 2010: Proceedings of the 14th Nordic Symposium on Tribology, 8-11 June 2010, Stoforsen, Sweden, ISBN 978 91 7439 124 4.

M.A. Masen, 2009, "A system based experimental approach to tactile friction" Third International Conference on Mechanics of Biomaterials and Tissues, 13-17 December 2009, Clearwater Beach, Florida, USA.

N.K. Veijgen, M.A. Masen, 2008, "Towards a mobile device for skin-object friction measurements", 27th meeting of the International Research Group on Wear of Engineering Materials IRG-OECD, 30 September – 1 October 2008, Berlin, Germany.

M.A. Masen, 2004, "Single asperity abrasion of coated nodular cast iron", First International Conference on Advanced Tribology, 1-3 December 2004, Singapore.

M.A. Masen, 2003, "Micro-contact based modelling of abrasive wear ", in: I. Hutchings, International Conference on Erosive and Abrasive Wear II, 22-25 September 2003, Cambridge, United Kingdom.

M.A. Masen, 2002, "Abrasive Wear between Rough Surfaces in Deep Drawing" in: G.W. Stachowiak (ed.), Frontiers in Tribology: Proceedings of the 6th International Tribology Conference AUSTRIB 2002, 2-5 December 2002, Perth, Australia, ISBN 174052086.

M.A. Masen and J.H. Tripp, 2001, "Effects of Surface Micro-Geometry On the Lift-Off Speed of an EHL Contact" ASME/STLE Joint Tribology Conference, 21-24 October 2001, San Francisco, USA.

Invited Lectures

"Tribologically Induced Changes to the Surface of Elastomers", Institute of Physics Conference on Soft Tribology, London, UK, July 2012

"Human Skin Tribology: Towards Understanding Skin-Object Interactions", EMPA, St Gallen, Switzerland, March 2012.

"An Investigation into Two- and Three-Body Abrasive Wear", Micromaterials Meeting, Milan, Italy, October 2010.

"Towards Designing and Manufacturing Surfaces for Touch & Feel" Institute of Physics Conference on Tribology of Touch and Feel, London, UK, May 2010.

"Het ontwerpen van Oppervlakken met gevoel" Meeting on 'Materials with Sense' of the Dutch Association of Heat Treatment Techniques – Council for Materials Knowledge, Antwerp, Belgium, May 2010

"Tribology of the Human Skin" nCats - University of Southampton, Southampton, UK, February 2010

Research Cooperations

Imperial College London

STW:
Technology Foundation STW

DPI:
Dutch Polymer Institute

EFRO
European Regional
Development Fund

European Research Fund
for Coal & Steel

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M2i:
Materials Innovation Institute

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Netherlands Defence Academy

TNO