Course Length: 2 days

Pre Requisites:

None

Summary:

Taught by Fatigue Concepts at Abaris' Reno, NV facility, this course is for anybody looking to learn about corrosion of metallic structures.  Each day of class will consist of examples, slides showing color and texture of corrosion products, study problems and aircraft case studies involving fighters and transport aircraft.

Click on the following link to enroll in the class: https://flipt.wufoo.com/forms/fatcon-enrollment-and-payment-form-4-day-course/

Introduction:

Topics:

Day 1

What is Corrosion?                 8:00 - 9:15
	The Cost of Corrosion
	Safety and Environmental Factors
	Corrosion Data Sources (NATO, 
	  USAF, U.S. Navy...)

Corrosion Fundamentals             9:30-10:45
	Electrode Potentials
	Thermodynamics
	Corrosion Products and Passivity

Classification of Different Types
  of Corrosion, Part 1            11:00 - 12:00
	General Attack
	Galvanic Corrosion 
	Pitting
	Crevice Corrosion
	Microbial Corrosion

Classification of Different Types
  of Corrosion, Part 2             1:00 - 2:00
	Erosion - Corrosion
	Corrosion Fatigue
	Fretting
	Stress-Corrosion Cracking
	Hydrogen Embrittlement
	Exfoliation
	
Galvanic Corrosion                 2:15 - 3:15

Intergranular Corrosion            3:30 - 4:30
      

Day 2

Crevice Corrosion                  8:00 - 9:15

Pitting                            9:30 - 10:45
    Microbial Corrosion

Erosion - Corrosion               11:00 - 12:00
    Corrosive Wear

Corrosion of Multiphase Alloys     1:00 - 2:00

Review Problems for Day 2          2:15 - 3:15

More Case Studies and Discussions  3:30 - 4:30
      

Day 3

Deadly Corrosive-Mechanical Interactions
    Corrosion Fatigue, SCC Stress Corrosion           8:00 - 12:00 (with 2 breaks)
    Fretting Fatigue, Hydrogen Embrittlement     1:00 -  4:30 (with 2 breaks)
            

Day 4

Corrosion Measurement &
    Failure Analysis               8:00 - 9:15
Materials Selection   		   9:30 - 10:30

Coatings & Inhibitors             10:45 - 11:45
Designing Against Corrosion       12:00 - 1:00
(Optional) Informal Discussions    2:00 - 4:00