Selection of scientific articles using the Uniscan scanning systems

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Updated : January 12, 2015. Note: this list is not supposed to cover all articles published by our clients.




Geoffrey Bouvet, Dao Trinh, Stéphanie Mallarino, Xavier Feaugas, Sébastien Touzain

In situ monitoring of organic coating swelling by dynamic mechanical analysis and scanning electrochemical microscopy

Progress in Organic Coatings, 96, 2016, 13-18

In Press, Corrected Proof



Guan, D. Zhang, J. Zhang, J. Wang, Y. Jin, J. Zhang

Electrochemical and molecular dynamics evaluation on inhibition performance of 2-(1-methyl-Nonyl)-quinoline

Journal of Dispersion Science and Technology, Accepted, 2015



I.A. Kartsonakis, E. Athanasopoulou, D. Snihirova, B. Martins, M.A. Koklioti, M.F. Montemor, G. Kordas, C.A. Charitidis

Multifunctional epoxy coatings combining a mixture of traps and inhibitor loaded nanocontainers for corrosion protection of AA2024-T3

Corrosion Science 85, 2014, pp 147–159



S. A. S. Diasa, S. V. Lamaka, T. C. Diamantino and M. G. S. Ferreira
Synergistic Protection against Corrosion of AA2024-T3 by Sol-Gel Coating Modified with La and Mo-Enriched Zeolites
J. Electrochem. Soc., 2014, 161, C215-C222

R. Montoya, F.R. García-Galván, A. Jiménez-Morales, J.C. Galván
A cathodic delamination study of coatings with and without mechanical defects
Corrosion Science, 2014, 82, pp 432–436

X. Pan, J. Wu, Y. Ge, K. Xiao, H. Luo, S. Gao, X. Li
Preparation and characterization of anticorrosion Ormosil sol–gel coatings for aluminum alloy
Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, 2014, 72, 1, pp 8-20


Z.P.Cano, J.R.Kish, J.R. McDermid

Global and localized corrosion behavior of a coated AM60B magnesium alloy

Materials Science and Technology (MS&T) Conference Proceedings, 2013, pp 1591-1599



J. J. Fu, T. Chen, M. D. Wang, N. W. Yang, S. N. Li, Y. Wang, X. D. Liu
Acid and Alkaline Dual Stimuli-Responsive Mechanized Hollow Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles as Smart Nanocontainers for Intelligent Anticorrosion Coatings
ACS Nano, 7, 2013, 12, pp. 11397–11408

S. Neema, M. Selvaraj, J. Raguraman, S. Ramu
Investigating the self healing process on coated steel by SVET and EIS techniques
Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 127, 2013, 1, pp 740–747

G.-L. Song, D. Haddad
The topography of magnetron sputter-deposited Mg–Ti alloy thin films
Materials Chemistry and Physics 125, 2011, pp 548–552

D. Sidane, O. Devos, M. Puiggali, M. Touzet, B. Tribollet, V. Vivier
Electrochemical characterization of a mechanically stressed passive layer
Electrochemistry Communications, 13, 2011, pp 1361–1364

Y. González-García, S.J. García, A.E. Hughes, J.M.C. Mol
A combined redox-competition and negative-feedback SECM study of self-healing anticorrosive coatings
Electrochemistry Communications, 13, 2011, pp 1094–1097

Y. González-García, J.M.C Mol, T. Muselle, I. De Graeve, G. Van Assche, G. Scheltjens, B. Van Mele, H. Terryn
SECM study of defect repair in self-healing polymer coatings on metals
Electrochemistry Communications, 13, 2011, pp 169–173

R. Akid, M. Gobara, H. Wang
Corrosion protection performance of novel hybrid polyaniline/sol–gel coatings on an aluminium 2024 alloy in neutral, alkaline and acidic solutions
Electrochimica Acta, 56, 2011, pp 2483-2492

F. Berger, J. Delhalle, Z. Mekhalif
Self-assembled bilayers based on organothiol and organotrimethoxysilane on zinc platform
Applied Surface Science, 256, 2010, pp 7131–7137

G.A. Zhang, Y.F. Cheng
Micro-electrochemical characterization of corrosion of welded X70 pipeline steel in near-neutral pH solution
Corrosion Science, 51, 2009, pp 1714-1724
(SVP370 /LEIS370)

A.Q. Fu, X. Tang, Y.F. Cheng
Characterization of corrosion of X70 pipeline steel in thin electrolyte layer under disbonded coating by scanning Kelvin probe
Corrosion Science, 51, 1, 2009, pp 186-190


Deflorian, S. Rossi, M. d. C. Vadillo, M. Fedel

Electrochemical characterisation of protective organic coatings for food packaging

Appl. Electrochem., 2009 39 pp 2151-2157



J. Kubisztal, J. Niedbała, A. Budniok, E. Łągiewka
Corrosion resistance of Zi-Ni coatings exposed to neutral salt spray
Advances in Manufacturing Science and Technology, 2010, 34, 2, pp 59-70

Y. Shao, C. Jia, G. Meng, T. Zhang, F. Wang
The role of a zinc phosphate pigment in the corrosion of scratched epoxy-coated steel
Corrosion Science, 51, 2009, pp 371-379

A.Q. Fu, Y.F. Cheng
Characterization of corrosion of X65 pipeline steel under disbonded coating by scanning Kelvin probe
Corrosion Science, 51, 2009, pp 914-920

F. Berger, J. Delhalle, Z. Mekhalif
Undec-10-ene-1-thiol multifunctional molecular layer as a junction between metallic zinc and polymer coatings on steel
Electrochimica Acta, Volume 54, Issue 26, 2009, pp 6464-6471

F. Berger, J. Delhalle, Z. Mekhalif
Hybrid coating on steel: ZnNi electrodeposition and surface modification with organothiols and diazonium salts
Electrochimica Acta, 53, 2008, pp 2852-2861

C. Zhonga, X. Tanga, Y.F. Chenga,
Corrosion of steel under the defected coating studied by localized electrochemical impedance spectroscopy
Electrochimica Acta, 53, 2008, pp 4740-4747

E. Aragon, C. Merlatti, J.-B. Jorcin, N. Pébère
Study of delamination of organic coatings by local electrochemical impedance spectroscopy
Local probe techniques for corrosion research, 2007, ed. R Oltra, V. Maurice, R. Akid, P. Marcus, CRC Press,
ISBN: 978-1-4200-5405-7

J.-B. Jorcin, E. Aragon, C. Merlatti, N. Pébère
Delaminated areas beneath organic coating: A local electrochemical impedance approach
Corrosion Science, 48, 2006, pp 1779-1790

A.N. Khramov, V.N. Balbyshev, L.S. Kasten, R.A. Mantz
Sol–gel coatings with phosphonate functionalities for surface modification of magnesium alloys
Thin Solid Films, 514, 2006, pp 174-181

A.N. Khramov, N.N. Voevodin, V.N. Balbyshev, R.A. Mantz
Sol–gel-derived corrosion-protective coatings with controllable release of incorporated organic corrosion inhibitors
Thin Solid Films, 483, Issues 1–2, 2005, pp 191-196

I.M. Zin, S.B. Lyon, A. Hussain
Under-film corrosion of epoxy-coated galvanised steel: An EIS and SVET study of the effect of inhibition at defects
Progress in Organic Coatings, 52, 2005, pp 126-135

M. Zubielewicz, W. Gnot
Protective properties of organic phosphate-pigmented coatings on phosphated steel substrates
Progress in Organic Coatings, 49, 2004, pp 358-371

V. Pokhmurskyi, I. Zin, S. Lyon,
Inhibition of corrosion by a mixture of nonchromate pigments in organic coatings on galvanized steel
Materials Science, 40, 2004 , pp 383-390

A.N. Khramov, N.N. Voevodin, V.N. Balbyshev, M.S. Donley
Hybrid organo-ceramic corrosion protection coatings with encapsulated organic corrosion inhibitors
Thin Solid Films, 447-448, 2004, pp 549-557

L. V. S. Philippe, S. B. Lyon, G. W. Walter
Investigating localized degradation of organic coatings: Comparison of electrochemical impedance spectroscopy with local electrochemical impedance spectroscopy
Journal of Electrochemical Society, 150, 2003, pp B111-B119

T. Schauer, M. Berger, C. D. Eisenbach
Cohesive and adhesive interactions of polymeric coatings
European coatings journal, 5, 2001, pp 76-80

L. V. S. Philippe, S. B. Lyon, G. W. Walter
Application of localized electrochemical impedance spectroscopy to localized corrosion of organic coatings
42nd Corrosion Science Symposium; Swansea; UK; 11-13 Sept. 2001. 21 pp. 2001

F.J. Maile, T. Schauer, C.D. Eisenbach
Evaluation of the delamination of coatings with scanning reference electrode technique
Progress in Organic Coatings, 38, 2000, 117–120

C. Le-Pen, N Pébère, C. Lacabanne
Characterisation of waterborne protective coatings by EIS and LEIS
New Trends in Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy (EIS) and Electrochemical Noise Analysis (ENA), Electrochemical Society Proceedings, Volume 2000-24, pp 39-49

P. J. Kinlen, V. Menon, Y. Ding
A mechanistic investigation of polyaniline corrosion protection using the scanning reference electrode technique
Journal of The Electrochemical Society, 146, 10, 1999, pp3690-3695

I.M. Zin, S.B. Lyon, S.J. Badger, J.D. Scantlebury, V.I. Pokhmurskii
Chromate-free inhibiting pigments for coil-coated galvanised steel
The Journal of Corrosion Science and Engineering, 2, 1999, 21

I.M. Zin, R. L. Howard, S. J. Badger, J. D. Scantlebury, S.B Lyon
The mode of action of chromate inhibitor in epoxy primer on galvanized steel
Progress in Organic Coatings, 33, 1998, pp 203-210

Hongxia Wan, Dongdong Song, Xiaogang Li, Dawei Zhang, Jin Gao, Cuiwei Du
Failure Mechanisms of the Coating/Metal Interface in Waterborne Coatings: The Effect of Bonding
Materials, 10, 2017, 397