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Corrosion Abstracts from ProQuest

Corrosion Abstracts provides the world's most complete source of bibliographic information in the area of corrosion science and engineering. International sources of literature are scanned and abstracted in the areas of general corrosion, testing, corrosion characteristics, preventive measures, materials construction and performance, and equipment for many industries. Corrosion Abstracts provides engineers and scientists with a resource for solving corrosion problems by reviewing the documented experience of others and providing summarized findings in the article abstracts.

Sources covered include over 3,000 periodicals, conference proceedings, technical reports, trade journal/newsletter items, patents, books, and press releases.

Major areas of coverage include:

  • Alloying
  • Atmospheric corrosion
  • Cathodic protection
  • Corrosion in oil and gas production
  • Corrosion in specific materials
  • Corrosion potential
  • Corrosion prevention
  • Corrosion resistance
  • Cracking
  • Creep
  • Designing for cathodic protection
  • Designing for corrosion control
  • Diffusion
  • Fatigue
  • Immersion
  • Impedance
  • Inhibition
  • Inspection
  • Marine corrosion
  • Microbiologically influenced corrosion
  • Oxidation
  • Pipe corrosion
  • Pitting
  • Protective coatings and linings
  • Theory and data interpretation
  • Welding

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Approximately 1980-current. The oldest record in the database has a publication date of 1950; about 50% of its records have publication dates of 1994 or later.


September 13, 2010


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