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Tribocatalysis, Tribochemistry, and Tribocorrosion

1st Edition

Czeslaw Kajdas, Ken'ichi Hiratsuka
April 26, 2018

This book focuses on the triboemission of low-energy electrons from the freshly generated surface. These electrons play the most crucial role in the chemical reactions at the tribological interface. New models and TIP (thermodymanics of irreversible processes) describe in detail the behavior of...

Corrosion Science and Technology

3rd Edition

David E.J. Talbot, James D.R. Talbot
February 06, 2018

Twenty years after its first publication, Corrosion Science and Technology continues to be a relevant practical guide for students and professionals interested in material science. This Third Edition thoroughly covers the basic principles of corrosion science in the same reader-friendly manner that...

Corrosion Mechanisms in Theory and Practice

3rd Edition

Philippe Marcus
May 16, 2017

Updated to include recent results from intensive worldwide research efforts in materials science, surface science, and corrosion science, Corrosion Mechanisms in Theory and Practice, Third Edition explores the latest advances in corrosion and protection mechanisms. It presents a detailed account of...

Biodeterioration of Concrete

1st Edition

Thomas Dyer
May 15, 2017

Awareness of the importance of ensuring durability of concrete has been a growing concern of engineers, and there is now considerable understanding of the mechanisms, which cause its deterioration, and means of limiting such damage through the use of appropriate materials and approaches to design....

Corrosion Control Through Organic Coatings

2nd Edition

Ole Øystein Knudsen, Amy Forsgren
April 24, 2017

Corrosion Control Through Organic Coatings, Second Edition provides readers with useful knowledge of the practical aspects of corrosion protection with organic coatings and links this to ongoing research and development. Thoroughly updated and reorganized to reflect the latest advances, this new...

Friction, Wear, and Erosion Atlas

1st Edition

Kenneth G. Budinski
April 06, 2017

Friction, wear, and erosion are major issues in mechanical engineering and materials science, resulting in major costs to businesses operating in the automotive, biomedical, petroleum/oil/gas, and structural engineering industries. The good news is, by understanding what friction, wear, or erosion...

Electrical Power Cable Engineering

3rd Edition

William A. Thue
March 29, 2017

Fully updated, Electrical Power Cable Engineering, Third Edition again concentrates on the remarkably complex design, application, and preparation methods required to terminate and splice cables. This latest addition to the CRC Press Power Engineering series covers cutting-edge methods for design,...

Corrosion of Ceramic Materials

3rd Edition

Ronald A. McCauley
March 29, 2017

Reflecting the many changes in the field since the publication of the second edition, Corrosion of Ceramic Materials, Third Edition incorporates more information on bioceramics, including nanomaterials, as well as the weathering of construction materials. Adhering to the original plan of...

Microbiologically Influenced Corrosion in the Upstream Oil and Gas Industry

1st Edition

Torben Lund Skovhus, Dennis Enning, Jason S. Lee
March 01, 2017

Microorganisms are ubiquitously present in petroleum reservoirs and the facilities that produce them. Pipelines, vessels, and other equipment used in upstream oil and gas operations provide a vast and predominantly anoxic environment for microorganisms to thrive. The biggest technical challenge...

Hydrostatic Testing, Corrosion, and Microbiologically Influenced Corrosion: A Field Manual for Control and Prevention

1st Edition

Reza Javaherdashti, Farzaneh Akvan
March 01, 2017

Hydrostatic Testing, Corrosion, and Microbiologically Influenced Corrosion: A Field Manual for Control and Prevention teaches industry professionals, managers, and researchers how to combat corrosion failure associated with hydrotesting. It discusses how a test liquid must be selected, how...

Corrosion Protection of Metals by Intrinsically Conducting Polymers

1st Edition

Pravin P. Deshpande, Dimitra Sazou
December 22, 2015

The use of conducting polymers for the anticorrosion protection of metals has attracted great interest during the last 30 years. The design and development of conducting polymers-based coating systems with commercial viability is expected to be advanced by applying nanotechnology and has received...

Role of Yarn Tension in Weaving

1st Edition

Samir Kumar Neogi
October 10, 2015

Role of Yarn Tension in Weaving deals exclusively with the various aspects of tension of warp and weft yarns during weaving and its preparatory processes. The ten chapters contain numerous illustrations so that the text can be understood easily and clearly. This book will be useful to students,...