Unit 2.1 and 2.2: objectives:
Define the following
Describe an electrochemical cell with respectto the corrosion of metals.
State what happens to a metal during theoxidation step of the oxidation-reductionprocess.
State what happens to a metal during thereduction step of the oxidation-reductionprocess.
Describe the effects of passivity andpolarization on the corrosion process.Corrosion taking place in a heat exchanger.Scale build up and tube surface fowling causesreduced heat transfer and a reduction inin design flow rates.