Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers



The Chicago Section of the STLE is the
largest in the organization with close to
350 members.


We are fortunate to have a vibrant community of
engineers and scientists that participate in numerous
technical meetings, manufacturing tours and social
events throughout the year.







Fellow STLE Members and Industry Colleagues, Welcome to the Chicago Section STLE website!  We are glad you’ve taken time to visit our site and hope it will be informative.  We encourage suggestions on how we can make it and section activities more useful to you.  Please send us your comments.


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March Technical Meeting

Chicago Section of STLE Presents:
"Global Trends in Tribology and Lubrication Technologies for More Efficient and Reliable Transportation Vehicles"
Dr. Ali Erdemir
Argonne National Laboratory and
STLE President 2016-17
Thursday, March 16th, 2017




First Annual STLE Chicago
Commercial Innovation Forum


Come hear about the industry's 
latest commercial innovations!


Thursday, March 16, 2017 
2:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Cost: FREE



2017 STLE Social Outing


Wrigley Rooftop Cubs Game 
Cubs vs Rockies


Sunday, June 11, 2017 
Member Cost: $110 per ticket
Rooftop/Catering Opens: 12:20 PM
Game Begins: 1:20 PM



2017 Chicago Section STLE Scholarship


Scholarship Amount: $6000.00

Application Deadline: April 14th, 2017




2017 Chicago Section STLE
Annual Directory & Yearbook


Please help support the Chicago Section of STLE by sponsoring an ad for your company in our Annual Directory & Yearbook!

Sponsorship Deadline: March 17th, 2017




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