Mitjan Kalin, Ph.D. is a professor at the University of Ljubljana in Slovenia. He has over 80 peer reviewed papers, 10 book chapters, 2 books and 10 patents. He is the editor of the academic journal Lubrication Science. Most of his research has been into wear and friction mechanisms of advanced materials, surface and interfaces phenomena and boundary films. He was an invited speaker at the 2013 Wear of Materials Conference.
Kalin’s numerous prizes include:
ASME Burt L. Newkirk Award
Fellow of STLE
Zois Prize of Slovenia