October 22, 2012
Formation of Corrosion Protective Molybdate Coating
A University of Nevada, Reno research team has developed a new environmentally-friendly self-healing coating for aluminum that can be used for defense and aerospace applications. Time lapse video for formation of corrosion protective molybdate coating (blue) on aerospace aluminum alloy AA2024-T6 in less than 8 minutes.
Credit: Professor Dev Chidambaram, University of Nevada, Reno.