Honours and awards:

  • Georg-Vogelpohl-Award
  • As highest German certification of excellence for achievements by individuals in the fields of research, development, application, or propagation of tribological information and results, the Society of Tribology confers the Georg Vogelpohl award


  • The Society of Tribology awards
  • The Society of Tribology awards annual prizes for exceptional performance and merit in the field of tribology for dissertations, diplom theses, as well as master’s or bachelor’s theses. This prize includes financial support. Nominations are welcome and can be submitted to the Society’s business office.