11. Corrosion

  1. Keith B. Oldham1,
  2. Jan C. Myland1 and
  3. Alan M. Bond2

Published Online: 21 NOV 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119965992.ch11

Electrochemical Science and Technology: Fundamentals and Applications

Electrochemical Science and Technology: Fundamentals and Applications

How to Cite

Oldham, K. B., Myland, J. C. and Bond, A. M. (2011) Corrosion, in Electrochemical Science and Technology: Fundamentals and Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119965992.ch11

Author Information

  1. 1

    Trent University, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada

  2. 2

    Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 NOV 2011
  2. Published Print: 18 NOV 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470710852

Online ISBN: 9781119965992

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Keywords:

  • corrosion;
  • “corrosion” unwanted metal oxidation;
  • vulnerable metals;
  • corrosion cells;
  • corrosion cell, or local cell;
  • localized corrosion;
  • differential aeration, corrosion;
  • concentrated corrosion;
  • crevice corrosion chemistry;
  • extreme corrosion, stress

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Vulnerable Metals

  • Corrosion Cells

  • Electrochemical Studies

  • Concentrated Corrosion

  • Fighting Corrosion

  • Extreme Corrosion

  • Summary