Updated to include recent results from intensive worldwide research efforts in materials science, surface science, and corrosion science, Corrosion Mechanisms in Theory and Practice, Third Edition explores the latest advances in corrosion and protection mechanisms. It presents a detailed account of the chemical and electrochemical surface reactions

chapter 1|104 pages

Fundamentals of Corrosion

ByHans-Henning Strehblow, Philippe Marcus

chapter 2|44 pages

Surface Effects on Hydrogen Entry into Metals

ByElie Protopopoff, Philippe Marcus

chapter 3|68 pages

Anodic Dissolution

ByMichel Keddam

chapter 4|18 pages

Thin Oxide Film Formation on Metals

ByFrancis P. Fehlner, Michael J. Graham

chapter 5|92 pages

Passivity of Metals

ByHans-Henning Strehblow, Vincent Maurice, Philippe Marcus

chapter 6|22 pages

Passivity of Austenitic Stainless Steels

ByClive R. Clayton and lngemar Olefjord

chapter 7|46 pages

Mechanisms of Pitting Corrosion

ByHans-Henning Strehblow, Philippe Marcus

chapter 8|24 pages

Sulfur-Assisted Corrosion Mechanisms and the Role of Alloyed Elements

ByPhilippe Marcus

chapter 9|30 pages

Further Insights on the Pitting Corrosion of Stainless Steels

ByBernard Baroux

chapter 11|46 pages

Stress-Corrosion Cracking Mechanisms

ByRoger C. Newman

chapter 12|28 pages

Corrosion Fatigue Mechanisms in Metallic Materials

ByT. Magnin

chapter 13|44 pages

High-Temperature Corrosion

ByMichael Schütze

chapter 14|52 pages

Corrosion Prevention by Adsorbed Organic Monolayers and Ultrathin Plasma Polymer Films

ByMichael Rohwerder, Martin Stratmann, Guido Grundmeier

chapter 15|36 pages

Atmospheric Corrosion

ByChristofer Leygraf

chapter 16|32 pages

Corrosion of Aluminum Alloys

ByNick Birbilis, T.H. Muster, and Rudolph G. Buchheit

chapter 17|40 pages

Microbially InŒuenced Corrosion

ByDominique Thierry, Wolfgang Sand

chapter 18|48 pages

Corrosion in Nuclear Systems: Environmentally Assisted Cracking in Light Water Reactors

ByF.P. Ford and P.L. Andresen

chapter 19|38 pages

Corrosion of Microelectronic and Magnetic Data-Storage Devices

ByGerald S. Frankel, Jeffrey W. Braithwaite

chapter 20|44 pages

Organic Coatings

ByJ.H.W. de Wit, D.H. van der Weijde, and G. Ferrari