|LC Classifications||TA462. K64613 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 539 p. :|
|Number of Pages||539|
|LC Control Number||89018649|
Corrosion is a natural process that converts a refined metal into a more chemically stable form such as oxide, hydroxide, or is the gradual destruction of materials (usually a metal) by chemical and/or electrochemical reaction with their environment. Corrosion engineering is the field dedicated to controlling and preventing corrosion.. In the most common use of the word, this means. Corrosion and protection of metals. Book March Metal Corrosion Damage And Protection Technology. January Surface Engineering. J.S.L. Leach;. Corrosion Prevention and Protection: Practical Solutions presents a functional approach to the various forms of corrosion, such as uniform corrosion, pitting corrosion, crevice corrosion, galvanic corrosion, stress corrosion, hydrogen-induced damage, sulphide stress cracking, erosion-corrosion, and corrosion fatigue in various industrial environments. Corrosion may be defined as an unintentional attack on a material through reaction with a surrounding medium. The term can refer to a process or to the damage caused by such a process. According to this general definition, materials other than metals, such as ceramics, plastics or concrete, may also be subject to corrosion (or corrode).
Electrocorrosion and Protection of Metals, Second Edition, compiles theoretical and practical information, outlines the specific problem, and presents the available solutions related to corrosion by external data on the behavior of different metals under the attack of anodic, cathodic, direct and alternating currents is considered, as are the problems of electrocorrosion—from. The mechanism of corrosion protection by CPs is governed prominently by three factors: development of passive layer on surface, its phenomenon, known as barrier effect, and adhesion between CP-based coatings and metal substrate (Figs. and ). Numerous reports that are present gave the above factors for their process mechanisms and. Corrosion is the deterioration of a metal as a result of chemical reactions between it and the surrounding environment. Both the type of metal and the environmental conditions, particularly gasses that are in contact with the metal, determine the form and rate of deterioration. Corrosion due to water is one of the most significant and complex causes of damage to metallic products. Written from the viewpoint of physical chemistry, this authoritative and established text deals with the aqueous corrosion of metals. Available for the first time in English, Corrosion of Metal addressing engineers, metallurgists, physicists and chemists/5(2).
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