We have a master thesis project starting januari 2015. The thesis will be a joint cooperation between Scania and KTH and will be focused on studying the effect of corrosive diesel exhaust gases on the fatigue properties of new engine materials. Follow the link and send us your application! http://karriar.scania.com/Images/FU14-105_tcm50-444173.pdf
Research is not always going perfect. Especially not today. This is what happens when you and the computer speak different languages. An exploding furnace can easily result in damage of the induction coil, which is the reason for the leakage of cooling water. We decided to color this water pink, so it is easy to … Continue reading “Sometimes it goes wrong”
I struggled many hours with the stereo microscope to get nice pictures of fracture surfaces but did not succeed. A colleague advised me to use a DSLR instead. With this setup I finally got some good images!
It is time for the annual european corrosion congress, EUROCORR, which takes place in Pisa, Italy this year! A perfect place for meeting researchers from both the academy and the industry. The conference is huge and covers corrosion research in many industries, such as oil and gas, automotive, marine, aerospace, electronics, drinking water systems, refinery industry, nuclear … Continue reading “European corrosion congress”