“Electroless” E-Coating for Mg Alloys

  1. Suveen N. Mathaudhu,
  2. Wim H. Sillekens,
  3. Neale R. Neelameggham and
  4. Norbert Hort
  1. Guang-Ling Song

Published Online: 15 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118359228.ch43

Magnesium Technology 2012

Magnesium Technology 2012

How to Cite

Song, G.-L. (2012) “Electroless” E-Coating for Mg Alloys, in Magnesium Technology 2012 (eds S. N. Mathaudhu, W. H. Sillekens, N. R. Neelameggham and N. Hort), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118359228.ch43

Author Information

  1. Chemical Sciences and Materials Systems Lab, GM Global R&D, MC#:480-106-224, 30500 Mound Rd., Warren, MI 48090, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118291214

Online ISBN: 9781118359228

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Keywords:

  • Mg alloy;
  • corrosion;
  • coating;
  • surface treatment

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • “Electroless” E-coating Process

  • Coating Mechanism

  • Selective Coating for Mg Alloys

  • Coating Thickness

  • Coating Microstructure

  • Coating Protection Performance

  • Corrosion of a Coated Mg Alloy

  • Coating on Various Mg Alloys

  • Surface Preparation Effect

  • Summary

  • Acknowledgements