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Intelligent Coatings for Corrosion Control

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.

Materials scientists, chemical engineers and corrosion experts working in the coatings area; researchers and graduate students.


Published: May 2014

Imprint: Butterworth Heinemann

ISBN: 978-0-12-411467-8


    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


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