Thwarting oil-pipeline corrosion by identifying a nanoscale villain

Posted On: 06/17/19

Researchers at Sandia National Laboratories, the Department of Energy’s Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies and the Aramco Research Center in Boston, have found that a particular form of nanoscale corrosion is responsible for unpredictably decreasing the working life of steel pipes, according to a paper recently published in Nature’s Materials Degradation journal.

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