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corrosive damage in metals and its prevention.ppt

corrosive damage in metals and its prevention.ppt

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CORROSIVE DAMAGE INMATERIALS & ITS PREVENTION
Dr. T. K. G. NAMBOODHIRIProfessor of Metallurgy (Retired)
 
INTRODUCTION
Definition: Corrosionis the degeneration of materials by reactionwith environment.Examples: Rusting of automobiles, buildingsand bridges, Foggingof silverware, Patinaformation on copper.
 
UNIVERSALITY OF CORROSION
Not only metals, but non-metals like
plastics, rubber, ceramics are also subjectto environmental degradation
Even living tissues in the human body are
prone to environmental damage by freeradicals-Oxidative stress- leading to
degenerative diseases like cancer, cardio-
vascular disease and diabetes.

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