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Published by National Association of Corrosion Engineers in Houston .
Written in English

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StatementC.P. Dillon, editor.
SeriesNACE handbook -- no.1
ContributionsDillon, C. P.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14852892M

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Forms of Corrosion-Recognition and Prevention is a deep and broad compendium of the theory and practice of corrosion Second Edition of the classic handbook combines Volomes 1 and 2 of the First Edition into a single volume, adding updated commentary and many new case histories. Mechanisms and numerous case histories illustrate general, localized and galvanic corrosion. Forms of Corrosion-Recognition and Prevention is a deep and broad compendium of the theory and practice of corrosion engineering. It contains detailed descriptions of the mechanisms of the 8 main forms of corrosion, which are illustrated by hundreds of case histories taken from a very broad spectrum of industry, commerce and academia. The cases presented are from chemical plants, oil and gas. This book presents detailed case histories and illustrations of specific forms of corrosion. Each chapter, written by an expert, begins with an illustrated introduction explaining the specific form of corrosion and its prevention, followed by illustrated case histories of the phenomenon. This article addresses the forms of corrosion that contribute directly to the failure of metal parts or that render them susceptible to failure by some other mechanism. It describes the mechanisms of corrosive attack for specific forms of corrosion such as galvanic corrosion, uniform corrosion, pitting and crevice corrosion, intergranular.

Michael J Schofield BSc, MSc, PhD, MIM, CEng, in Plant Engineer's Reference Book (Second Edition), Definitions of corrosion. Corrosion is generally taken to be the wastage of a metal by the action of corrosive agents. However, a wider definition is the degradation of a material through contact with its environment. Forms of Corrosion Recognition and Prevention (Nace Handbook vol. 1) by C. P. Dillon (Editor) ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important? ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. Format: Paperback. With comprehensive coverage of the principles of corrosion engineering, this book is a one-stop text and reference for students and practicing corrosion engineers. Highly illustrated, with worked examples and definitions, it covers basic corrosion principles, and more advanced information for postgraduate students and professionals. Chapter 3: Eight Forms of Corrosion page 3 - 9 • Wetatmospheric corrosion is often governed by level ofcontaminants. e.g., marine salts vary drasticallywith distance from the sea: steel at25 m from the sea will corrode 12xfasterthan same steel m Size: KB.

Forms of Corrosion Recognition and Prevention (Nace Handbook vol. 1) by C. P. Dillon, June , N A C E International edition, Paperback in English. Localized Corrosion – Conditions may exist that cause corrosive attack in a very specific location or under a specific set of conditions. Such attack is normally referred to as localized. This type of corrosion takes several forms. Pitting, crevice attack, and microbially influenced corrosion (MIC) are all File Size: 1MB. Pitting corrosion is one of the most serious forms of corrosion that can severely damage engineering materials with undesirable consequences. Passive metals exposed to corrosive environment when subjected to differential aeration develop electrochemical cell. Book proposal guidelines. NACE carries hundreds of books that cover all industries and issues relating to corrosion. Please feel free to browse our books in the NACE Store. Submit a book proposal. NACE International is searching for book manuscripts dealing with corrosion prevention and control.