IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - The effects of addition of Zn, Sn, Mg, Cu, Fe, and Si on the morphology and corrosion behaviour of aluminium alloys in seawater

2009 3rd International Conference on Energy and Environment (ICEE)

Author(s): Ahmad, A. ; Yahya, Z. ; Daud, N.A.Q.M. ; Daud, M.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 December 2009
Conference Location: Malacca, Malaysia, Malaysia
Conference Date: 7 December 2009
Page(s): 117 - 123
ISBN (CD): 978-1-4244-5145-6
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-5144-9
DOI: 10.1109/ICEENVIRON.2009.5398660
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In natural seawater, pure aluminum develops oxide layer which forms a barrier, protecting against corrosion. Alloying with other elements prevents the development of oxide layer by introducing... View More

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