Accession Number:

AD0144172

Title:

THE ADSORPTION THEORY OF PASSIVITY AND THE FLADE POTENTIAL

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE CORROSION LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1957-09-30

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

From quantitative data reported by various investigators, it is concluded that the primary passive film on iron has the following properties 1 25-100 A think, 2 equivalent to 0.01 coulombcm2, 3 can oxidize CrO2- to CrO4--, 4 follows the Flade potential relation -0.58 .058 PH volts.

Subject Categories:

  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Metallurgy and Metallography

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE