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- Caldas, P. G., et al. Show all 6 Authors
- Cellulose 2016 v.23 no.4 pp. 2653-2661
- cellulose; cellulosic fibers; equipment; friction; kraft paper; rolling; silicon; topography
- ... Friction affects the use of paper in many ways, from the manipulation and slippage control of paper sheets in large industrial machines to rolling and inking transfer in ballpoint pens. Paper is mainly constituted of cellulosic structures, whose contribution to friction is still obscure. In this work, the contribution of cellulose fibers, macrofibrils, and microfibrils to the forces exerted on a n ...