Heterocyclic Organic Corrosion Inhibitors

Heterocyclic Organic Corrosion Inhibitors

Principles and Applications

1st Edition - March 7, 2020

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  • Authors: Mumtaz Quraishi, Dheeraj Chauhan, Viswanathan Saji
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128196946
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128185582

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Heterocyclic Organic Corrosion Inhibitors: Principles and Applications aims to comprehend the synthesis and application of organic heterocyclic compounds as corrosion inhibitors in various corrosive environments. Considering the high importance of corrosion inhibitor development for different industries, the book provides the fundamentals and most recent advancements in this field. The book is an indispensable reference tool for industrialists and academicians working in the field of corrosion protection.

Key Features

  • Provides a systematic overview of fundamentals and current advancements
  • Acts as a primary reference for beginner researchers in this arena
  • Presents a handy reference tool to different chemical industries
  • Covers fundamentals, industrial applications and most recent advancements in this area


Senior undergraduate and graduate students, and researchers in academia and industry in chemical engineering, organic, materials, physical and electrochemistry, and materials science

Table of Contents

  • 1. Heterocyclic corrosion inhibitors
    2. Experimental methods of inhibitor evaluation
    3. Computational methods of performance evaluation
    4. Heterocyclic corrosion inhibitors for acid environments
    5. Heterocyclic corrosion inhibitors for sweet and sour environments
    6. Heterocyclic corrosion inhibitors for neutral environments
    7. Heterocyclic corrosion inhibitors for alkaline environments
    8. Heterocyclic vapor-phase corrosion inhibitors
    9. Environmentally benign heterocyclic corrosion inhibitors

Product details

  • No. of pages: 298
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2020
  • Published: March 7, 2020
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128196946
  • Paperback ISBN: 9780128185582

About the Authors

Mumtaz Quraishi

Mumtaz Quraishi
Dr. Mumtaz A. Quraishi is a Chair Professor at the Interdisciplinary Center for Research in Advanced Materials at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Saudi Arabia. He obtained his Ph.D. in synthetic organic chemistry in 1986 from Kurukshetra University, India, and D.Sc. in corrosion inhibition in 2004 from Aligarh Muslim University, India. He has published more than 400 papers in reputed international journals and has been teaching for over 40 years. He is a fellow of Royal Society of Chemistry, UK. He has received several prestigious awards, including Life Time Achievement Award (International Science Congress Association, ISCA), Meritorious and Excellence in Corrosion Award (NACE, India), MASCOT award (ECI, India), Vigyan Ratna Award (CST, India) and is a member of Editorial Board of many International Journals. His current research area is designing of green corrosion inhibitors.

Affiliations and Expertise

Chair Professor, Interdisciplinary Center for Research in Advanced Materials, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals,Dhahran, Saudi Arabia.

Dheeraj Chauhan

Dheeraj Chauhan
Dheeraj Singh Chauhan has received B.Sc. (Hons.) (2002), and M.Sc. (2004) degrees from the Banaras Hindu University (BHU), India and Ph.D. (2012) degree from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT, BHU). Soon after, he joined Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China as a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow (2013-2015). He was a Senior Research Fellow at IIT BHU during 2016-2017. Currently he is working on the development of corrosion inhibitors for oil and gas industry.

Affiliations and Expertise

King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals, Center of Research Excellence in Corrosion, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

Viswanathan Saji

Viswanathan Saji
Dr. Viswanathan S. Saji is Research Scientist III / Assistant Professor at the Center of Research Excellence in Corrosion, at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), in Saudi Arabia. He previously held several research posts in the Republic of Korea. Dr. Saji’s research interests lie in electrochemistry, corrosion science, and nano/bio/energy materials, and he has authored 65 journal publications, edited or authored 6 books, and contributed 10 book chapters.

Affiliations and Expertise

Research Scientist III / Assistant Professor, Center of Research Excellence in Corrosion, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), Saudi Arabia

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  • Prof H. Fri Dec 27 2019


    Congratulations to Professor M A Quraishi and Prof Chauhan and Prof Saji for this Nice Book, Such Achievements will help Researchers in The Field of Corrosion and Inhibition, Thanks Professors, It is Fruit of many decades of Hard and Serious research and Teaching. Hope to read more about You Prof Hammouti/Morocco