Volume 16:

Please note that papers are now being published in preprint form as PDF files while they are being refereed. Papers may also be published in preprint form when they have been submitted to other Journals. In either case readers should appreciate that a preprint is not a formal publication, and it should not normally be referenced until the final paper has been published. In order to read the preprints you will need to have the Adobe Acrobat reader installed on your system; you can obtain this from the Adobe Web site. Full papers with comment facilities will be published following refereeing.

Preprint 3 The Principle of the Critical Stress for Limiting Corrosion of Steel Reinforcements in Concrete
M. J. Molyneaux

Preprint 4 CHA, BA, BTA & TEA as Vapour Phase Corrosion Inhibitors for Mild Steel under different Atmospheric Conditions
Harish Kumar and Vikas Yadav

Preprint 5 Design considerations for carbon steel pipes materials’ selection applied in fossil powered plants subjected to wet-steam flow-accelerated-corrosion review paper
P Dobson, Z. A. Khan

Preprint 7 Corrosion prevention of mild steel in tap water by in-situ deposition of nickel titanate produced by co-precipitation method – A new approach
Dr. K. S. Beenakumari

Preprint 8 The prevention of corrosion and corrosion stress cracking on structural members of fixed deep sea oil rigs
Liam Denham, Zulfiqar Khan

Preprint 10 Improvement of corrosion resistance of anodized aluminium surfaces
S.Karthikeyan, P.A.Jeeva, V.Raj , Devanthranath Ramkumar, N.Arivazhagan,S.Narayanan

Preprint 11 Ethane-2- thioamido-4-amino-N-(5-methylisoxazol-3-yl)-benzene sulfonamide: A novel inhibitor for the corrosion of mild steel in 1N HCl
S.Karthikeyan ,N.Arivazhagan, S.Narayanan

Preprint 13 Ethane-2- thioamido-4-amino-N-(5-methylisoxazol-3-yl)-benzene sulfonamide: A novel inhibitor for the corrosion of mild steel in 1N HCl
S.Karthikeyan ,N.Arivazhagan, S.Narayanan

Preprint 14 Performance characteristics of 1, 3-diorthotolyl thiourea on the corrosion of mild steel in 5% NaCl
S.Karthikeyan , N.Arivazhagan, K. Devendranath Ramkumar ,S.Narayanan

Preprint 17 High temperature air oxidation studies on Inconel 625 weldments
A. Vaibhav Krishna, K. Pavan Kumar, Movva Bhushan, P. Prabaharan K. Devendranath Ramkumar*, N. Arivazhagan

Preprint 19 Comparative Studies on Incoloy 800 H weldments exposed to air oxidation at 600 C
Raja Gautam, Santhosh T, Vasantha Kumar, Sunanth Anand, N. Arivazhagan, K. Devendranath Ramkumar

Preprint 25 Corrosion Inhibition of Mild Steel by Phytochemicals in Acidic Media
Pinky Sisodia and S. Khalid Hasan

Paper 26 Studies on Breakdown of Passivity of Titanium covered with in vitro Biofilms
B. Anandkumar, Nanda Gopala Krishna, R.P. George, N. Parvathavarthini and U. Kamachi Mudali

Preprint 28 Cyclic air oxidation studies on bimetallic combinations of AISI 4140 and AISI 316
A. Aldrin Sam William, Madduru Phanindra Reddy, K. Devendranath Ramkumar, N. Arivazhagan, S. Narayanan

Preprint 29 A novel inhibition of corrosion of Al-SiC composites in acidic medium

Preprint 31 Influence of laser melting process parameters on surface roughness behavior for SS316L powder
Kurian Antony, Arivazhagan N, Senthilkumaran K

Preprint 32 A comparative study of phosphonic acids as corrosion inhibitor for carbon steel
J.Arockia Selvi, S. Rajendran and T. Pushpa Malini

Preprint 34 Effect of Solution Annealing Heat Treatment on the Corrosion Resistance and Mechanical Properties of an Austenitic Stainless Steel
Ali Alavi Shoushtari, Meysam Sharafi, Reza Moravej Aleali

Preprint 35 Systemic Assessment of Corrosion Rates of Aluminum-Manganese Alloys in Sea Water Based on Alloy Compositions and Initial Weights
C. I. Nwoye, N. E. Idenyi, F. Asuke, and V. S. Aigbodion

Preprint 36 Inhibitive action of potassium iodide on the corrosion of stir-cast Al-Si/SiC in NaCl-KI interface
F. Asuke, M. Abdulwahab, O.S.I. Fayomi, V.S. Aigbodion, A.P.I. Popoola

Preprint 37 Erosion-Corrosion Control in steel pipelines of Reacted alumina Transport
M. A. Doheima, S. M. Ahmedb and Y. M. Abdelrahmanc

Preprint 40 Experimental study on creep property of concrete corroded by sea water
L.X. Xiong

Preprint 42 Experimental and quantum studies on corrosion inhibition effect of benzodiazepines on N80 steel in hydrochloric acid
M.Yadav*, Sumit kumar, Dipti Sharma and P.N. Yadav

Preprint 43 A precursor experimental study on corrosion resistant AA6061-SiCp MMC prepared through PM process using ANOVA and Grey relational analysis - A novel approach
V.Uma sankar, R.Ramanujam, S.Karthikeyan , M. Anthony Xavior

Preprint 45 The retardation of dissolution of Al-SiC composites in acidic medium-A green approach
V.Umasankar, S.Karthikeyan , M.Anthony Xavier

Preprint 46 Hot corrosion Studies on Gas Tungsten Arc Welded AISI 304 and AISI 4140 Dissimilar Metals
Arivarasu M, Manikandan M, Gokulkumar K, Karthikeyan S, Devendranath Ramkumar K and Arivazhagan N

Preprint 47 Studies on Weldment Corrosion in Different Corrosive Environments
Arivarasu M, Manikandan M, Gokulkumar K,Karthikeyan S, Devendranath Ramkumar K and Arivazhagan N

Preprint 49 High temperature corrosion studies on GTA and PCGTA weldments of AISI 430 and AISI 304 exposed in molten salt environment
S.N. Sabareshkumar, T. Prashanth, S. Swarannagarajan, R. Sridhar, P. Prabaharan, K. Devendranath Ramkumar, N. Arivazhagan, K. Gokul Kumar

Preprint 50 Hot Corrosion Behavior of Plasma Sprayed Coatings on Nickel Based Superalloy in Aggressive Environments at 900°C
Kunal Prasad, Soumava Mukherjee, Kurian Antony, Devendranath Ramkumar K and Arivazhagan N

Preprint 51 Effect of Absorbed Hydrogen on Active Dissolution of Carbon Steel in Near-Neutral pH Electrolyte
Тatiana A. Nenasheva, Andrey I. Marshakov

Preprint 53 Hot corrosion studies on flame spray coated AISI H13 steel
Gokulkumar K, Devendranath Ramkumar K, Arivazhagan N

Preprint 54 The Relationship between Soil Resistivity and Corrosion Growth in Tropical Region
Lim Kar Sing, Nordin Yahaya, Siti Rabeah Othman, Siti Nor Fariza & Norhazilan Md Noor*

Preprint 57 Corrosion Inhibitor Activity of Extract of Jatropha Curcas Leaves for Mild Steel in HCl Medium
Jamiu Kolawole Odusote and Olorunfemi Micheal Ajayi

Preprint 59 Corrosion Efficiency in Controlling Mild Steel in Sulphuric Acid Medium Using Formazan Derivative as Inhibitor
B. Anand

Preprint 60 Experimental and Theoretical Studies of Cloxacillin on the Corrosion of Mild steel in 1M H2SO4
S.Hari Kumar, S.Karthikeyan, V.Umasankar

Preprint 61 Corrosion Inhibition of Mild Steel in 1M H2SO4 by Ampicillin as an Inhibitor
S.Hari Kumar, S.Karthikeyan, P.A.Jeeva

Preprint 63 Corrosion resistance and hardness characteristics of electrodeposited ternary Ni-Cu-Co black alloy coatings
S. Karthikeyan,P.A.Jeeva,S.Narayanan

Preprint 64 Carum copticum as an ecofriendly inhibitor for Steel corrosion in 1 M Tartaric acid.

Preprint 65 Corrosion Inhibition of Thermal Hydrolyzed Lignin on Mild Steel in Hydrochloric Acid
Ebrahim Akbarzadeh

Preprint 66 Electrochemical behaviour of anticorrosive pigmented epoxy coatings on galvanised steel in natural seawater
X. Joseph Raj, G. Rajiv and N. Rajendran

Preprint 68 Eco-friendly Nano-Hybrid Coatings for the Protection Bio-Fouling Organisms
P. Saravanan, D. Duraibabu, S. Anandakumar

Preprint 69 Development of the method of study of metals microelectrochemical heterogeneity
Myroslav Khoma, Galyna Sysyn

Preprint 71 Inhibitive Effect of 2-(1H-benzotriazol-1-yl)phenylacetohydrazide and 2-(1H-benzotriazol-1-yl) acetopyrazolidine dione for the control of corrosion of admiralty brass in Natural Sea water
A.C.Jayasree and R.Ravichandran*

Preprint 72 Corrosion and abrasion resistance characteristics of trivalent black chromium electrodeposition
P.A. Jeeva, S. Karthikeyan, S. Narayanan