Special Issue "Coatings for Corrosion Mitigation"

A special issue of Coatings (ISSN 2079-6412).

Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 June 2017).

Special Issue Editors

Dr. Niteen Jadhav
Guest Editor
Product Development Chemist, The Valspar Corporation, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
Interests: corrosion; coatings; electrochemistry; conducting polymers; nanocomposites; nanomaterials; radiation curable coatings; wood coatings; coil coatings
Prof. Dr. Andrew J. Vreugdenhil
Guest Editor
Department of Chemistry, Trent University, 1600 West Bank Drive, Peterborough, ON K9J 7B8, Canada
Interests: inorganic and materials chemistry; sol-gel; nanoparticles; hybrid materials; corrosion suppression

Special Issue Information

Dear Colleagues,

Corrosion is a global issue, which challenges a wide range of industrial sectors. Durable and active coatings are some of the most frequently used and effective methods for mitigating corrosion. We cordially invite you to submit your coatings research work to this Special Issue on “Coatings for Corrosion Mitigation”. With this Special Issue, we hope to present an array of cutting edge coatings research for corrosion protection to a broad audience interested in conservation and sustainability. 

In particular, the topics of interest include, but are not limited to:

  • Organic and Inorganic coatings for corrosion protection
  • Corrosion inhibitors
  • Smart coatings for corrosion protection (functional coatings and self-healing coating)
  • Electrochemical test methods for corrosion evaluation
  • Sol-Gel coatings

Dr. Niteen Jadhav
Prof. Andrew J. Vreugdenhil
Guest Editors

Manuscript Submission Information

Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.

Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Coatings is an international peer-reviewed open access monthly journal published by MDPI.

Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 2000 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.

Published Papers

There is no accepted submissions to this special issue at this moment.
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