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Electrochemical Nature and Thermodynamics of Corrosion

The free online course on the electrochemistry of corrosion, as well as the various processes that can cause corrosion.

Environmental Studies
Free Course
The free online course on the electrochemical nature and thermodynamics of corrosion teaches you about the concept of corrosion, as well as the various processes that can cause corrosion. You will learn about the the different forms of corrosion which are uniform, galvanic, crevice, pitting, erosion, and stress-assisted corrosions, as well as how they affect the environment. Start this course today to improve your understanding of corrosion.
  • Duration

    4-5 Hours
  • Certification

    Yes
  • Mobile Friendly

    Yes
  • Publisher

    NPTEL
  • Accreditation

    CPD

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Modules

Outcome

Certification

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Description

Electrochemical nature and thermodynamics of corrosion is a free online course that begins by introducing you to the concept of corrosion, as well as the various processes that can cause corrosion. The course will also introduce you to the different types of corrosion, as well as the different forms of corrosion which are uniform, galvanic, crevice, pitting, erosion, and stress-assisted corrosions. The impact of each type of corrosion, as well as how the crevice and pitting forms of corrosion affect the surrounding will also be covered in this course.

This course then explains some of the forms of corrosion with real-world examples, as well as the relevance of understanding the electrochemical nature of corrosion. You will learn about the different thermodynamics aspects of corrosion, as well as how the concept of free energy change is relevant in the process of corrosion. This course will teach you about the process of entropy change in corrosion, as well as the relationship between Delta G and equilibrium constant during corrosion.

Furthermore, this course will help you get familiar with how the electrochemical nature of corrosion is utilized when finding the equation of the corrosion processes. You will learn about how current flows from the positive terminal to the negative terminal. This free online course will be of great interest to students, researchers, and anyone with an interest in the electrochemical nature of corrosion. So, register for this course and start your next learning journey today.

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, you should be able to: 


  • Outline the different definitions of corrosion.
  • Discuss how corrosion affects the environment.
  • Outline the different forms of corrosion
  • Explain how each form of corrosion affects the surrounding areas.
  • Discuss the need to build corrosion resistance.
  • Identify the different forms of corrosion with examples.
  • Discuss the electrochemical nature of corrosion.
  • Outline the different aspects of the thermodynamics of corrosion.
  • Discuss the process of entropy change in corrosion.
  • Explain the flow of current in any medium experiencing corrosion.

Certification

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