Research report 2006 - Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung GmbH
Corrosion Protection by Conducting Polmers: Development of intelligent self-healing coatings
Grenzflächenchemie und Oberflächentechnik (Prof. Stratmann) (Prof. Dr. Martin Stratmann)
MPI für Eisenforschung GmbH, Düsseldorf
SummaryAs the active component within composite coatings conducting polymers have a great potential as effective and environmentally friendly corrosion pigments. However, this only works, if extended percolation networks of the conducting polymer are avoided in the coating.