UN808 Reactor Chemistry and Corrosion

2018 Version

  May 12 & 13, 2018          Room 2-44
  June 2 & 3, 2018             Lecture Hall,  Room 1-0  
  June 23 & 24, 2018         Lecture Hall,  Room 1-0
  July 14 & 15, 2018          Lecture Hall,  Room 1-0

 Start Time:
  9:00 a.m.
  Durham College – Whitby Campus
  1610 Champlain Avenue,  Whitby, ON, L1N 6A7
Refer to Room Location noted in Date section
 Derek Lister, University of New Brunswick
 Willy Cook,   University of New Brunswick
 Deadline to Register:  April 27, 2018
 Deadline to Drop:  June 1, 2018
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 Webex
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:  to be updated

2013 Course Notes below