59. Nickel and Nickel Alloys

  1. R. Winston Revie
  1. D. C. Agarwal and
  2. N. Sridhar

Published Online: 19 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470872864.ch59

Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition

Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition

How to Cite

Agarwal, D. C. and Sridhar, N. (2011) Nickel and Nickel Alloys, in Uhlig's Corrosion Handbook, Third Edition (ed R. W. Revie), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470872864.ch59

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. DNV Columbus, Inc., Dublin, Ohio, USA

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470080320

Online ISBN: 9780470872864



  • nickel and nickel alloys - effects of alloying elements, strengths, weaknesses - and applications of systems;
  • alloying elements, their major effects - in low-temperature corrosion environments;
  • nickel's outstanding corrosion resistance to alkalies - successful use as caustic evaporator tubes


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Nickel and nickel-base alloys for corrosion applications

  • Corrosion behavior of “C” alloys

  • Precipitation hardenable alloys

  • High-temperature alloys

  • Bibliography

  • References