Intelligent Coatings for Corrosion Control

Edited by

  • Atul Tiwari, Ph.D., Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA
  • Lloyd Hihara, Ph.D., Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA
  • James Rawlins, Ph.D., School of Polymers and High Performance Materials, The University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, USA

Intelligent Coatings for Corrosion Control covers the most current and comprehensive information on the emerging field of intelligent coatings. The book begins with a fundamental discussion of corrosion and corrosion protection through coatings, setting the stage for deeper discussion of the various types of smart coatings currently in use and in development, outlining their methods of synthesis and characterization, and their applications in a variety of corrosion settings. Further chapters provide insight into the ongoing research, current trends, and technical challenges in this rapidly progressing field.
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Materials scientists, chemical engineers and corrosion experts working in the coatings area; researchers and graduate students.


Book information

  • Published: October 2014
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-411467-8

Table of Contents

  1. Corrosion and corrosion control through coatings
  2. Intelligent coatings: from cradle to cradle
  3. The importance of corrosion and the necessity of applying intelligent coatings for its control
  4. Engineering aspects involved in the pilot scale production of modern paint or coatings
  5. Electroactive-based polymer anticorrosive coatings
  6. Innovative luminescent vitreous enameled coatings
  7. Nanostructured conducting polymer and superhydrophobic anti-corrosion coatings
  8. Smart inorganic and organic pretreatment coatings for the inhibition of corrosion on metal alloys
  9. Anticorrosion coatings with self-recovering ability based on damage-triggered micro- and nanocontainers
  10. Smart protection from inhibitor doped coatings
  11. Vanadium oxides smart coatings and their applications
  12. Intelligent green conversion coating
  13. Intelligent stannate based coatings of self-healing functionality for magnesium alloys
  14. Zinc-rich coatings in the way of novel hybrid paints incorporated with nano-size inhibitor and electrical conducting particles
  15. One-part microcapsule based self-healing coatings for corrosion protection: design strategy and examples
  16. Synthesis and characterization of self-healing coatings for the corrosion protection of steel
  17. Economical synthesis of organometallic compounds/precursors and low temperature coating over metallic/alloys/ graphite systems
  18. Corrosion protective coatings for ti and ti alloys substrates
  19. Characterization of high performance protective coatings for use on culturally significant works
  20. Laser-induced plasma spectroscopy for the analysis and characterization of coatings
  21. Corrosion monitoring through florescence phenomenon
  22. Optical sensors for corrosion monitoring
  23. Monitoring corrosion with spectroscopic techniques