Article - 21 Feb 2001
Crevice corrosion occurs when a metallic material is subject to a regional depletion of oxygen with respect to another region. The depleted region becomes anodic and corrosion ensues.
Article - 25 Apr 2019
Most corrosion is in the form of electrochemical corrosion consisting of two surface reactions, oxidation and a reduction reaction.
News - 25 Jul 2012
The American University of Sharjah (AUS) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has carried out a test to assess the effectiveness of corrosion inhibitors employed in steel reinforced concrete that is used...
News - 4 Mar 2015
MCI®2020 is organic,surface applied, migrating corrosion inhibitor designed to penetrate through cementitious materials including concrete, mortar, and limestone. It migrates in both liquid and...
News - 2 Aug 2016
Time and time again, bridges and overpasses ultimately begin to deteriorate from corrosion of embedded reinforcing metal. This can be the result of simple carbonation as air exposure lowers concrete...
Article - 7 Aug 2017
Inhibiting corrosion in metals would be beneficial in a large number of industries. In the materials science domain, Researchers are therefore seeking ways to reduce or prevent corrosion. Many studies...
Article - 19 Mar 2002
Machining of titanium is not as simple as some other metals, mainly due to thermal effects. Suggestions for milling, boring, turning, drilling, tapping, grinding, cutting, electrochemical machining,...
Article - 11 Jan 2017
Biocompatible polymers and metals are increasingly being used to make medical devices including heart valves and medical implants (joint replacements).
Article - 11 Jun 2019
Oil and gas corrosion can be difficult to quantify. 3D Optical Microscopes provide a reliable and cost-effective solution for corrosion metrology.