Sadeq Hooshmand Zaferai, MSc Contributor Bio - Corrosionpedia

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Sadeq Hooshmand Zaferai, MSc


Corrosion Engineer, POGC, NIOC

S. H. Zaferai currently works as Senior Technical Inspector and Corrosion Engineer for Pars Oil and Gas Company (POGC), National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC), and also serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology.

In articles and technical papers published by NACE, Taylor and Francis, Elsevier and SPE, Zaferai has explored technical inspection techniques, failure mechanisms, failure analysis, corrosion and protective coatings and nondestructive testing, with a focus on environmental challenges in the oil and gas and renewable energy industries.

His special interests include environmental outcomes, novel materials and modern techniques to reduce human activity side effects. Focus areas include corrosion inhibitors, chromate-free films, silane-based films, thin films, anti-corrosion coatings and renewable energy technologies such as polymer-based thin film thermoelectric materials.

Articles by Sadeq Hooshmand Zaferai, MSc

  • The Science of Anti-Corrosion Thin Films

    Nanocoatings are defined as the nanostructures with thickness in the nanometer scale. Generally, thin films are required to have a thickness in a range of a micron or less with special characteristics in production,...

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