Corrosion Engineering

Corrosion Engineering : Principles and Practice

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The Latest Methods for Preventing and Controlling
Corrosion in All Types of Materials and Applications

Now you can turn to Corrosion Engineering for expert coverage of the theory and current practices you need to understand water, atmospheric, and high-temperature corrosion processes. This comprehensive resource explains step-by-step how to prevent and control corrosion in all types of metallic materials and applications-from steel and aluminum structures to pipelines.

Filled with 300 illustrations, this skills-building guide shows you how to utilize advanced inspection and monitoring methods for corrosion problems in infrastructure, process and food industries, manufacturing, and military industries. Authoritative and complete, Corrosion Engineering features:

Expert guidance on corrosion prevention and control techniques
Hands-on methods for inspection and monitoring of corrosion problems
New methods for dealing with corrosion
A review of current practice, with numerous examples and calculations

Inside This Cutting-Edge Guide to Corrosion Prevention and Control

* Introduction: Scope and Language of Corrosion * Electrochemistry of Corrosion * Environments: Atmospheric Corrosion * Corrosion by Water and Steam * Corrosion in Soils * Reinforced Concrete * High-Temperature Corrosion * Materials and How They Corrode: Engineering Materials * Forms of Corrosion * Methods of Control: Protective Coatings * Cathodic Protection * Corrosion Inhibitors * Failure Analysis and Design Considerations * Testing and Monitoring: Corrosion Testing and Monitoring
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Product details

  • Hardback | 754 pages
  • 160 x 239 x 31mm | 1,191g
  • MCGRAW-HILL Professional
  • New York, NY, United States
  • English
  • 300 Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0071482431
  • 9780071482431
  • 693,426

Table of contents

Chapter 1. The Study of Corrosion

Chapter 2. Corrosion Basics

Chapter 3. Corrosion Electrochemistry

Chapter 4. Corrosion Thermodynamics

Chapter 5. Corrosion Kinetics and Applications of Electrochemistry to Corrosion

Chapter 6. Recognizing the Forms of Corrosion

Chapter 7. Corrosion Failures, Factors, and Cells

Chapter 8. Corrosion by Water

Chapter 9. Atmospheric Corrosion

Chapter 10. Corrosion in Soils and Microbiologically Influenced Corrosion

Chapter 11. Materials Selection, Testing, and Design Considerations

Chapter 12. Corrosion as a Risk

Chapter 13. Cathodic Protection

Chapter 14. Protective Coatings

Chapter 15. High-Temperature Corrosion

Appendix A: Historical Perspective

Appendix B: Periodic Table

Appendix C: SI Units Conversion Table

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About Pierre R. Roberge

Pierre R. Roberge, Ph.D., P.E., is a professor at the Royal Military College of Canada, where he teaches materials engineering, corrosion engineering, and electrochemical power sources. He previously worked as a research scientist in industry, specializing in the performance of materials in service and the production of energy with electrochemical power sources. Dr. Roberge has written numerous journal articles and conference papers and is the author of several engineering titles, including McGraw-Hill's Handbook of Corrosion Engineering.
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