Visiting professor to lecture on corrosion research on Tuesday
Sep 21, 2009
Tom Ladwein, visiting professor in Ohio University's Institute for Corrosion and Multiphase Technology, will give a free public lecture at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 22, in Stocker Center 103.
His talk is titled "Microelectrical Techniques in Corrosion Research" and will focus on advancements in oil and gas pipeline corrosion research and how electrochemical techniques can improve these advancements.
Ladwein, a professor of electrochemistry, corrosion and tribology at Aalen University of Applied Sciences in Germany. He earned his doctorate in sciences from Muenster University in Germany and has been an active member of the Stainless Steel World Steering Committee since its first conference in 1997.
The Institute for Corrosion and Multiphase Technology is the largest facility of its kind in the world and is affiliated with the Fritz J. and Dolores H. Russ College of Engineering and Technology.
-- Josh Weinstein
Russ College of Engineering and Technology: http://www.ohio.edu/engineering/
Published: Sep 21, 2009 9:51 AM