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Electrochemical Materials Science

  • J. O’M. Bockris
  • Brian E. Conway
  • Ernest Yeager
  • Ralph E. White

Part of the Comprehensive Treatise of Electrochemistry book series (AN, volume 4)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxii
  2. Jean Van Muylder
    Pages 1-96
  3. Israël Epelboin, Claude Gabrielli, Michel Keddam, Hisasi Takenouti
    Pages 151-192
  4. Norio Sato, Go Okamoto
    Pages 193-245
  5. M. J. Dignam
    Pages 247-306
  6. R. N. Parkins
    Pages 307-331
  7. Genady P. Cherepanov
    Pages 333-410
  8. P. K. Subramanyan
    Pages 411-462
  9. V. Guruswamy, J. O’M. Bockris
    Pages 463-471
  10. J. P. Randin
    Pages 473-537
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 539-563

About this book

Introduction

It is now time for a comprehensive treatise to look at the whole field of electrochemistry. The present treatise was conceived in 1974, and the earliest invitations to authors for contributions were made in 1975. The completion of the early been delayed by various factors. volumes has There has been no attempt to make each article emphasize the most recent situation at the expense of an overall statement of the modern view. This treatise is not a collection of articles from Recent Advances in Electrochemistry or Modern Aspects of Electrochemistry. It is an attempt at making a mature statement about the present position in the vast area of what is best looked at as a new interdisciplinary field. Texas A & M University J. O'M. Bockris University of Ottawa B. E. Conway Case Western Reserve University Ernest Yeager Texas A & M University Ralph E. White Preface to Volume 4 The science of degradation of materials involves a vast area of science and technology, the economic importance of which rivals that of any other clearly defined area affecting the standard of life. The basis of the corrosion process is the electrochemical charge-transfer reaction, and the center of the subject of the degradation of materials is electrochemical material science.

Keywords

chemistry corrosion degradation electrochemistry kinetics materials science metals thermodynamics

Editors and affiliations

  • J. O’M. Bockris
    • 1
  • Brian E. Conway
    • 2
  • Ernest Yeager
    • 3
  • Ralph E. White
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of ChemistryTexas A & M UniversityCollege StationUSA
  2. 2.University of OttawaOttawaCanada
  3. 3.Case Western Reserve UniversityClevelandUSA
  4. 4.Texas A & M UniversityCollege StationUSA

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