By D. G. de Jones, H. G. Masterson (auth.), Mars G. Fontana, Roger W. Staehle (eds.)

This sequence used to be equipped to supply a discussion board for evaluation papers within the sector of corrosion. the purpose of those stories is to convey definite components of corrosion technological know-how and know-how right into a sharp concentration. The volumes of this sequence can be released nearly on a each year foundation and should every one include 3 to 5 studies. The articles in each one quantity may be chosen in any such technique to be of curiosity either to the corrosion scientists and the corrosion tech­ nologists. there's, in reality, a selected objective in juxtaposing those pursuits as a result value of mutual interplay and interdisciplinarity so very important in corrosion reports. it's was hoping that the corrosion scientists during this manner might remain abreast of the actions in corrosion know-how and vice versa. during this sequence the time period "corrosion" may be utilized in its very broadest feel. this may comprise, as a result, not just the degradation of metals in aqueous atmosphere but in addition what's regularly known as "high­ temperature oxidation. " additional, the plan is to be much more common than those issues; the sequence will contain all solids and all environments. this day, engineering solids contain not just metals yet glasses, ionic solids, polymeric solids, and composites of those. Environments of curiosity has to be prolonged to liquid metals, a large choice of gases, nonaqueous electrolytes, and different nonaqueous liquids.

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