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Course Objectives

Electrochemical principles of corrosion. Review of  thermodynamic approach as related to corrosion tendency, polarization and its application to corrosion rates. Passivity. Types of corrosion damage. Corrosion in various environments. Principles of corrosion control: design, material selection, surface coatings, treatment of environment, anodic and cathodic protection. Oxidation and tarnish of metals.