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General information:
Name:
Degradation of engineering materials
Course of study:
2018/2019
Code:
CIM-2-313-BK-s
Faculty of:
Materials Science and Ceramics
Study level:
Second-cycle studies
Specialty:
Biomateriały i kompozyty
Field of study:
Materials Science
Semester:
3
Profile of education:
Academic (A)
Lecture language:
English
Form and type of study:
Full-time studies
Responsible teacher:
prof. dr hab. inż. Grzesik Zbigniew (grzesik@agh.edu.pl)
Academic teachers:
prof. nadzw. dr hab. inż. Deja Jan (deja@agh.edu.pl)
prof. dr hab. inż. Grzesik Zbigniew (grzesik@agh.edu.pl)
Module summary

Students obtain basic information about degradation processes of engineering materials applied in different branches of industry. They will gain knowledge on protection methods against degradation.

Description of learning outcomes for module
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Connections with FLO Method of learning outcomes verification (form of completion)
Social competence
M_K001 Rozumie potrzebę ograniczania degradacji materiałów inżynierskich zarówno w aspekcie ekonomicznym, jak i ekologicznym Activity during classes,
Participation in a discussion
M_K002 Dostrzega znaczenie badań podstawowych w procesie poznawania zjawisk fizykochemicznych, zachodzących w środowisku naturalnym i przemysłowym Activity during classes,
Participation in a discussion
Skills
M_U001 Potrafi badać skutki degradacji materiałów i określać ich przyczyny Presentation,
Participation in a discussion
M_U002 Umie zastosować właściwe metody ograniczające degradację materiałów inżynierskich Activity during classes,
Presentation,
Participation in a discussion
Knowledge
M_W001 Zna mechanizmy procesów degradacji materiałów inżynierskich Activity during classes,
Presentation,
Participation in a discussion,
Test
M_W002 Zna termodynamikę procesów korozji oraz metody badań kinetyki i mechanizmu degradacji materiałów inżynierskich Test,
Presentation,
Participation in a discussion
FLO matrix in relation to forms of classes
MLO code Student after module completion has the knowledge/ knows how to/is able to Form of classes
Lecture
Audit. classes
Lab. classes
Project classes
Conv. seminar
Seminar classes
Pract. classes
Zaj. terenowe
Zaj. warsztatowe
Others
E-learning
Social competence
M_K001 Rozumie potrzebę ograniczania degradacji materiałów inżynierskich zarówno w aspekcie ekonomicznym, jak i ekologicznym - - - - - + - - - - -
M_K002 Dostrzega znaczenie badań podstawowych w procesie poznawania zjawisk fizykochemicznych, zachodzących w środowisku naturalnym i przemysłowym - - - - - + - - - - -
Skills
M_U001 Potrafi badać skutki degradacji materiałów i określać ich przyczyny - - - - - + - - - - -
M_U002 Umie zastosować właściwe metody ograniczające degradację materiałów inżynierskich - - - - - + - - - - -
Knowledge
M_W001 Zna mechanizmy procesów degradacji materiałów inżynierskich - - - - - + - - - - -
M_W002 Zna termodynamikę procesów korozji oraz metody badań kinetyki i mechanizmu degradacji materiałów inżynierskich - - - - - + - - - - -
Module content
Seminar classes:

1. The general introduction to the thermodynamics of gaseous corrosion at high temperatures.
2. Experimental methods used in studying oxidation of metals and oxidation rate equations.
3. Wagner’s theory of metal oxidation and dissociation theory of scale growth.
4. High temperature corrosion of engineering materials in purely oxidizing environments.
5. Liquid oxides and oxide evaporation, catastrophic oxidation.
6. Sulphide corrosion of metals and alloys.
7. Oxidation in the presence of water vapor.
8. Hot corrosion and salt-induced corrosion.
9. Corrosion in carbon containing atmospheres.
10. Oxidation in complex atmospheres.
11. High temperature corrosion in automobile industry.
12. Corrosion of ceramic materials.
13. Corrosion in aqueous environments.
14. Atmospheric corrosion. Inhibitors of corrosion.
15. Coatings for corrosion protection.

Student workload (ECTS credits balance)
Student activity form Student workload
Summary student workload 77 h
Module ECTS credits 3 ECTS
Participation in seminar classes 30 h
Realization of independently performed tasks 7 h
Preparation for classes 20 h
Preparation of a report, presentation, written work, etc. 15 h
Contact hours 5 h
Additional information
Method of calculating the final grade:

Final grade = 0.8 x grade from oral presentation +0.2 x
grade from participation in duscussions

Prerequisites and additional requirements:

No additional requirements

Recommended literature and teaching resources:

1. N. Birks, G.H. Meier and F.S Pettit, Introduction to the high temperature oxidation of metals, Cambridge, University Press, 2009.
2. W. Gao, Z. Li, High-temperature Corrosion and Protection of Materials, Woodhead Publishing in Materials, Cambridge, England, 2008.
3. ASM Handbook, Volume 13A, Corrosion: Fundamentals, Testing, and Protection. Materials Park, Ohio, USA, 2003.
4. A.S. Khanna, Introduction to High Temperature Oxidation and Corrosion, ASM International, Materials Park, 2002.
5. P. Kofstad, High Temperature Corrosion, Elsevier Applied Science, London 1988.
6. M.G. Fontana, Corrosion Engineering. Mc-Graw-Hill, 1986.
7. S. Mrowec, An Introduction to the Theory of Metal Oxidation, National Bureau of Standards and National Science Foundation, Washington D.C., 1982.
8. S. Mrowec and T. Werber, Modern Scaling-Resistant Materials, National Bureau of Standards and National Science Foundation, Washington D.C., 1982.
9. M. Pourbaix, Atlas of Electrochemical Equilibria in Aqueous Solutions. NACE International, 1966.

Scientific publications of module course instructors related to the topic of the module:

1. Z. Grzesik, S. Mrowec, “The influence of lithium on the kinetics and mechanism of manganese sulphidation”, Corrosion Science, 48, 3186-3195 (2006).
2. Z. Grzesik, S. Mrowec, ”On the sulphidation mechanism of niobium and some Nb-alloys at high temperatures”, Corrosion Science, 50, 605-613 (2008).
3. M. Danielewski, Z. Grzesik, S. Mrowec, „On the oxidation mechanism of Ni-Pt alloys at high temperatures”, Corrosion Science, 53, 2785-2792 (2011).
4. Z. Grzesik, G. Smola, K. Adamaszek, Z. Jurasz, S. Mrowec, „High Temperature corrosion of valve steels in combustion gases of petrol containing ethanol addition”, Corrosion Science, 77, 369-374 (2013).
5. Z. Grzesik, G. Smola, K. Adamaszek, Z. Jurasz, S. Mrowec, „Thermal shock corrosion of valve steels utilized in automobile industry”, Oxidation of Metals, 80, 147-159 (2013).
6. Z. Grzesik, M. Migdalska, S. Mrowec, „The influence of yttrium on high temperature oxidation of valve steels”, High Temperature Materials and Processes, 34, 115-121 (2015).

Additional information:

No additional information