308.131 Corrosion
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2014W, VU, 3.0h, 5.0EC

Properties

  • Semester hours: 3.0
  • Credits: 5.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise

Aim of course

Basic knowledge on corrosion processes and their effects on the behaviour of metallic materials in their application. The limits of materials and the possibilities of corrosion protection are demonstrated.

Subject of course

The various modes of corrosion of metallic materials in various media are discussed. The chemical and physical basics of corrosion processes are presented and the resulting effects are demonstrated by numerous case histories of corrosion failures. Countermeasures and corrosion protection in general are discussed.

Lecturers

Institute

Examination modalities

examination in writing and oral

Course registration

Curricula

Literature

Lecture notes for this course are available. 

Previous knowledge

basic knowledge in chemistry

Miscellaneous

Language

German