Effect of Thickness on the Morphology and Corrosion Behavior of Cerium-Based Conversion Coatings on AZ31B Magnesium Alloy

  1. Suveen N. Mathaudhu,
  2. Wim H. Sillekens,
  3. Neale R. Neelameggham and
  4. Norbert Hort
  1. Carlos E. Castano1,
  2. Surender Maddela1,
  3. Matthew J. O'Keefe1 and
  4. Yar-Ming Wang2

Published Online: 15 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118359228.ch46

Magnesium Technology 2012

Magnesium Technology 2012

How to Cite

Castano, C. E., Maddela, S., J. O'Keefe, M. and Wang, Y.-M. (2012) Effect of Thickness on the Morphology and Corrosion Behavior of Cerium-Based Conversion Coatings on AZ31B Magnesium Alloy, 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.ch46

Author Information

  1. 1

    Materials Research Center, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Technology; 305, McNutt Hall 1400N Bishop; Rolla, MO, 65409, USA

  2. 2

    Chemical Sciences and Materials Systems Laboratory, GM R&D Center; MC: 480-106-224, 30500 Mound Rd; Warren, MI 48090-9055, USA

Publication History

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

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118291214

Online ISBN: 9781118359228

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • Cerium-based Conversion Coatings;
  • Corrosion of Magnesium Alloys;
  • Transmission Electron Microscopy;
  • Coating Thickness

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Procedure

  • Results and Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements