29. Corrosion of Glass

  1. R. Winston Revie
  1. B. Grambow

Published Online: 19 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470872864.ch29

Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition

Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition

How to Cite

Grambow, B. (2011) Corrosion of Glass, in Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition (ed R. W. Revie), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470872864.ch29

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. La Chantrerie, Laboratoire SUBATECH (UMR6457), Ecole des Mines de Nantes, Nantes Cedex 3, France

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:

  • glass corrosion, corrosion rate of glass - and glass composition, structure, surface states and environmental conditions;
  • effects of glass composition on corrosion kinetics - stability of glass matrix against corrosion, ion exchange and water diffusion;
  • optical glass-type families - in chemical durability tests

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Structure of glass

  • Glass corrosion mechanisms

  • Effects of glass composition on corrosion kinetics

  • Surface modification

  • Properties of surface layers

  • Effect of fluid medium

  • Biodegradation of glasses

  • Special glass compositions and applications

  • Methods for improving glass surface stability

  • References