Corrosion, Surface Modification and Biocompatibility of Mg and Mg Alloys

  1. Wim H. Sillekens,
  2. Sean R. Agnew,
  3. Neale R. Neelameggham and
  4. Suveen N. Mathaudhu
  1. Sannakaisa Virtanen1 and
  2. Ben Fabry2

Published Online: 26 APR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118062029.ch77

Magnesium Technology 2011

Magnesium Technology 2011

How to Cite

Virtanen, S. and Fabry, B. (2011) Corrosion, Surface Modification and Biocompatibility of Mg and Mg Alloys, in Magnesium Technology 2011 (eds W. H. Sillekens, S. R. Agnew, N. R. Neelameggham and S. N. Mathaudhu), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118062029.ch77

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Institute for Surface Science and Corrosion, Department of Materials Science (WW-4), Martensstrasse 7, 91058 Erlangen, Germany

  2. 2

    University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Center for Medical Physics and Technology, Department of Physics, Henkestraße 91, 91052 Erlangen, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 APR 2011
  2. Published Print: 28 FEB 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118029367

Online ISBN: 9781118062029

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Keywords:

  • Magnesium;
  • corrosion;
  • biodegradation;
  • biocompatibility

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental

  • Results and Discussion