Recent News

New Corrosion Toolbox Published by U.S. DoD’s CorrDefense

5/22/2017 6:00 AM

Aircraft Corrosion Prompts Boeing to Revise Vacuum Waste Tank Maintenance

5/19/2017 6:00 AM

Helicopter Video Inspections Spot Corrosion on Australian Electrical Towers

5/18/2017 6:00 AM

Expanded Polycarbonate Enclosure Line for CP Rectifiers

5/17/2017 6:00 AM

Photo courtesy of Fibox.

Cerium Dioxide Nanoparticles Prevent Seawater Fouling

5/16/2017 6:00 AM

Flake-Shaped Zinc-Phosphate Particles Improve Corrosion Protection

5/15/2017 6:00 AM

An exhibit for flake-type zinc-phosphate particles shows the arrangement of the flakes. Source: Ollmann.

U.S. University Students Compete in Second Annual Corrosion Detection Competition

5/12/2017 6:00 AM

Students from the winning U.S. Air Force team worked to design an autonomous corrosion detection system as part of the competition. Photo courtesy of USDASC.

Scientists Simulate Electron Localization in Real Materials

5/11/2017 6:00 AM

The insulator-to-metal transition in a monolayer hexagonal boron nitride. The transition requires both imperfections (δ) and electron-electron interactions (U). Image courtesy of NRL.

New Coatings Provide Protection from High-Temperature Corrosion

5/10/2017 6:00 AM

Reviews Sought on Revised Application Standard for Thermal Spray Coatings

5/9/2017 6:00 AM

Corrosion Specialist Adds U.K., Norway, Singapore Positions

5/8/2017 6:00 AM

Allan Durham. Photo courtesy of Presserv Group.

Dry Film Rust Preventive Designed for Tight Tolerances

5/5/2017 6:00 AM

The dry film rust preventive is designed to preserve metals during storage and transportation. Photo courtesy of Cortec.

NSF Awards $6.1 Million for Advanced Wireless Research

5/4/2017 6:00 AM

The NSF presented a major research award to accelerate work on wireless communication and networking technologies. Image courtesy of US Ignite, Inc.

Flexible Sensor Could Enable Foldable, Touch-Screen Tablets

5/3/2017 6:00 AM

The sensor may enable foldable, touch-screen versions of tablets, used by many in the corrosion field to store testing results and monitor information. Image courtesy of UBC.

Free Coatings Inspection Equipment Asset Management Program

5/2/2017 6:00 AM