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Part I: Corrosion behaviour and manufacture of nanocrystalline materials
Chapter 1: The impact of nanotechnology on reducing corrosion cost
1.2 Nanotechnology and corrosion
1.3 Corrosion/oxidation behavior of nanostructured materials
1.4 Nanomaterials in corrosion prevention
Chapter 2: Corrosion and nanomaterials: thermodynamic and kinetic factors
Chapter 3: Understanding the corrosion resistance of nanocrystalline materials: the influence of grain size
3.2 Grain boundary and electron movement: the corrosion mechanism of nanocrystalline metals
3.3 Theory of interaction between the grain boundary of nanocrystalline metals and electron movement
3.4 Lattice distortion, Fermi energy and Fermi velocity of nanocrystalline metals
3.5 Influence of reduction in grain size
Chapter 4: Understanding the corrosion resistance of nanocrystalline materials: electrochemical influences
4.2 Active dissolution of nanocrystalline materials in a liquid system
4.3 Passivation ability of nanocrystalline materials
4.4 Pitting corrosion of nanocrystalline metals
4.5 Effect of grain size on electrochemical corrosion behaviors
Chapter 5: Electrodeposition: the versatile technique for nanomaterials
5.2 Nanomaterials applied by electrodeposition
5.3 Special techniques for grain size reduction
5.4 Electrodeposited nanomaterials
5.5 Corrosion resistance of electrodeposited nanomaterials
Part II: The use of nanomaterials in corrosion control
Chapter 6: Moderate temperature oxidation protection using nanocrystalline structures
6.2 Structure and properties of nanocrystalline metals
6.3 Thermal stability and synthesis of nanocrystalline metals and alloys
6.4 Degradation of nanocrystalline metals and alloys by environment
6.5 Oxidation resistance of nanocrystalline metals/alloys
Chapter 7: High temperature oxidation protection using nanocrystalline coatings
7.2 High temperature oxidation resistant metallic coatings
7.3 Ceramic coatings for high temperature oxidation protection
Chapter 8: Nanocoatings to improve the tribocorrosion performance of materials
8.2 The role of nanoparticles in tribocorrosion
8.3 Tribocorrosion resistance and nanocrystalline coatings
Chapter 9: Self-healing nanocoatings for corrosion control
9.2 Concept of ‘self-healing’
9.3 Polymer bulk composites and coatings
9.4 Traditional conversion coatings
9.5 Sol–gel silane coatings
9.6 Sol–gel coatings with nanoreservoirs
9.7 Conductive polymer coatings
Chapter 10: The use of nanoreservoirs in corrosion protection coatings
10.2 Nanocontainers in coatings
Chapter 11: Nanoparticle-based corrosion inhibitors and self-assembled monolayers
11.2 Surface-modified nanoparticles as corrosion inhibitors
11.3 Cerium-activated nanoparticles as corrosion inhibitors
11.4 Functionalized nanoparticles and nanostructures as carriers
11.5 Nanoparticle-based biocides
11.6 Self-assembled nanofilms as corrosion inhibitors
Chapter 12: Solâ€“gel nanocoatings for corrosion protection
12.2 Nanotechnology in coatings
12.3 Sol–gel coatings: historical perspective and chemistry
12.4 Critical features of sol–gel coatings for corrosion protection
12.5 Corrosion-resistant sol–gel coatings
12.6 Organosilane and conventional organic polymer derived sol–gel coatings
12.7 Industrial applications of sol–gel coatings
Chapter 13: Polymer nanocomposites in corrosion control
13.2 Structure of clay
13.3 Polymer/clay nanocomposite (PCN) structures
13.4 Methods for synthesizing PCN
13.5 Anticorrosive properties
Chapter 14: Nanocoatings for corrosion protection of aerospace alloys
14.2 Nanotechnology-associated approaches
Chapter 15: Nanoscience and biomaterial corrosion control
15.2 General and localized corrosion in orthopaedics and dental implants
15.3 Nanostructured biomaterials
15.4 Nanoscale surface modifications and corrosion resistance
15.5 Nanostructured ceramic coatings
15.6 Resorbable biomaterials: nanoscale approaches
Corrosion is an expensive and potentially dangerous problem in many industries. The potential application of different nanostructured materials in corrosion protection, prevention and control is a subject of increasing interest. Corrosion protection and control using nanomaterials explores the potential use of nanotechnology in corrosion control.
The book is divided into two parts. Part one looks at the fundamentals of corrosion behaviour and the manufacture of nanocrystalline materials. Chapters discuss the impact of nanotechnology in reducing corrosion cost, and investigate the influence of various factors including thermodynamics, kinetics and grain size on the corrosion behaviour of nanocrystalline materials. There are also chapters on electrodeposition and the corrosion behaviour of electrodeposited nanocrystalline materials. Part two provides a series of case studies of applications of nanomaterials in corrosion control. Chapters review oxidation protection using nanocrystalline structures at various temperatures, sol- gel and self-healing nanocoatings and the use of nanoreservoirs and polymer nanocomposites in corrosion control.
With its distinguished editors and international team of expert contributors, Corrosion protection and control using nanomaterials is an invaluable reference tool for researchers and engineers working with nanomaterials in a variety of industries including, aerospace, automotive and chemical engineering as well as academics studying the unique protection and control offered by nanomaterials against corrosion.
- Explores the potential use of nanotechnology and nanomaterials for corrosion prevention, protection and control
- Discusses the impact of nanotechnology in reducing corrosion cost and investigates various factors on the corrosion behaviour of nanocrystalline materials
- Provides a series of case studies and applications of nanomaterials for corrosion control
Researchers and engineers working with nanomaterials in a variety of industries including aerospace, automotive, and chemical engineering as well as academics studying the unique protection and control offered by nanomaterials against corrosion
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- 21st February 2012
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Dr Viswanathan S. Saji works in the Department of Advanced Materials Chemistry in Korea University, South Korea.
Korea University, South Korea
Dr. Ronald Cook works at TDA Research, Inc, USA.
SmithKline Beecham Pharmaceuticals, Epsom, Surrey, U.K.
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