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Corrosion Science – Jinshan Pan

KTH
Stockholm

Description

Degradation of metal materials, e.g., stainless steels, Al alloys, Ni and Co base alloys, are crucial for their stability in applications. Corrosion is a material degradation caused by interaction between the metal and the exposed environment. Chemical and electrochemical reactions taking place at the metal-environment interface determine the corrosion rate, and mechanical factors may have a strong influence. In collaboration with synchrotron experts, we utilize state-of-the-art synchrotron techniques, especially X-ray diffraction and photoemission techniques to characterize the structure and chemical composition of the surface layer of the materials, and to study the chemical and electrochemical reactions involved in the corrosion processes. In particular, we make significant efforts to combine electrochemical techniques with synchrotron techniques for in-situ and operando analyses of the dynamic process of the formation and breakdown of so-called “passive film” on different alloys.

Tags
Aeronautics and Automotive, Bio-based materials and polymers, Chemistry and Catalysis, Energy Applications, Environmental Engineering and Recycling, Industrial production and Manufacturing, Metallurgy and Mining, Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials

Offer / Action

Contact me for projects and research collaborations.

Contact

Jinshan Pan
Professor
+46 (0)8 790 67 39
jinshanp@kth.se