24. Atmospheric Corrosion in Cold Regions

  1. R. Winston Revie
  1. G. A. King

Published Online: 19 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470872864.ch24

Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition

Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition

How to Cite

King, G. A. (2011) Atmospheric Corrosion in Cold Regions, in Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition (ed R. W. Revie), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470872864.ch24

Editor Information

  1. CANMET Materials Technology Laboratory, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Author Information

  1. CSIRO Building, Construction and Engineering, Highett, Victoria, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 28 MAR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470080320

Online ISBN: 9780470872864



  • atmospheric corrosion in cold regions - atmospheric corrosion, electrochemical process with moisture present on corroding surfaces;
  • subantarctic climatic variation and corrosivity;
  • antarctic climate and corrosivity studies


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Influence of temperature and soluble salts

  • Definition of cold climate regions

  • Arctic climate and corrosivity studies

  • Subantarcttc climatic variation and corrosivity

  • Antarctic climate and corrosivity studies

  • Conclusions

  • References