UN 0808 Reactor Chemistry and Corrosion

2016 Version

 Dates:
 March 12 & 13, 2016
 April 2 & 3, 2016
 April 16 & 17, 2016
 April 30 & May 1, 2016
 
 Start Time:
  9:00 a.m.
 
 Location:
  Lecture Theatre
  Durham College – Whitby Campus
  1610 Champlain Avenue,  Whitby, ON, L1N 6A7
 
 Instructor:
 Derek Lister, University of New Brunswick
 Willy Cook,   University of New Brunswick
 
Deadlines:
 Deadline to Register:  April 1, 2016
 Deadline to Drop:  April 1, 2016
 
 
Prerequisite:
Registration in the UNENE M.Eng. or UNENE Diploma Program

 

Distance Education:
If you will be participating in the course using distance education please inform the instructor by email prior to the course commencing. Access to UN808 via distance ed course will be through Blackboard Collaborate

 

Course Description:
Corrosion and its costs, corrosion measurement, general materials and environment affects. Types of corrosion: uniform, galvanic, crevice, pitting, intergranular, selective leaching, erosion-corrosion, stress-corrosion, hydrogen effects. Corrosion testing: materials selection. Electrochemical principles: thermodynamics, electrode kinetics, mixed potentials, practical applications. High temperature corrosion. Nuclear plant corrosion, fossil plant corrosion, other industrial environments.

 

Course Notes: