university of nevada

Course Descriptions

MSE 401/601 CORROSION OF METALS
Lecture+Lab: 3+0
Credit(s): 3

Thermodynamics and kinetic basis for the electrochemical theory of corrosion. Potential-pH diagrams. Polarization curves. Forms of corrosion to include: general and galvanic corrosion, pitting and stress corrosion cracking. Methods of corrosion prevention.

Prereq(s): MSE 250.