27. Corrosion Probability and Statistical Evaluation of Corrosion Data

  1. R. Winston Revie
  1. T. Shibata

Published Online: 19 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470872864.ch27

Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition

Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition

How to Cite

Shibata, T. (2011) Corrosion Probability and Statistical Evaluation of Corrosion Data, in Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition (ed R. W. Revie), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470872864.ch27

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. Department of Materials Science and Processing, Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka University, Japan

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470080320

Online ISBN: 9780470872864

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Keywords:

  • corrosion probability and statistical evaluation of corrosion data - corrosion engineering, gaining level of confidence, when corrosion probability is used for estimating lifetime;
  • types of probability distribution - in corrosion, pit generation, a good example of a random process using a Poisson distribution;
  • probability plots of SCC failure time - of stainless steel on Weibull probability paper

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Corrosion probability

  • Types of probability distribution observed in corrosion

  • Extreme-value statistics

  • Reliability assessment and probability distribution

  • Concluding remarks

  • References