Recommended literature

  1. Deal, B. E., Grove, A. S., “General Relationship for the Thermal Oxidation of Silicon”, J. of Applied Physics, Vol.36, 1965.
  2. Stone, A. T., Morgan, J. J., “Reductive Dissolution of Metal Oxides: pp.221 – 252, Aquatic Surface Chemistry, Werner Stumm, editor, Wiley, 1987.
  3. Shewmon, Paul, Diffusion in Solids, TMS Publications, 1989.
  4. Jones, D. A., Principles and Prevention of Corrosion, Macmillan Publishing Company, New York, 1992.
  5. Wernick, S., Pinner, R., Sheasby, P.G., The Surface Treatment and Finishing of Aluminum and its Alloys, ASM international Finishing Publications LTD., 1990.
  6. Runge-Marchese, J.M., Nussbaum, Th., “New Insights Regarding the Mechanism of Spark Anodization Processes”, AESF SUR/FIN ’98 Proceedings.
  7. Macdonald, Digby D., “On the Formation of Voids in Anodic Oxide Films on Aluminum”, copied reprint.
  8. Lupis, C.H.P., Chemical Thermodynamics of Materials, Elsevier Science Publishing Co., Inc., New York, 1983.
  9. Uhlig, H.H., Corrosion and Corrosion Control, Wiley, New York, 1985.
  10. Murphy, J. F., “Chemical and Electrochemical Factors in the Mechanism of Formation and Properties of Anodic Coatings”, copied reprint.
  11. ASM International Metals Handbook, Tenth Edition, Volume 3, Alloy Phase Diagrams.
  12. Mondolfo, L.F., Aluminum Alloys, Structure & Properties, Butterworth & Co., 1976.
  13. Polmear, I.J., Light Alloys, Metallurgy of the Light Metals, American Society for Metals, 1982.
  14. Brooks, Charlie R., Heat Treatment, Structure and Properties of Nonferrous Alloys, American Society for Metals, 1982.
  15. Porter, D. A. and Easterling, K. E., Phase Transformations in Metals and Alloys, Second Edition, Chapman and Hall, 1992.
  16. Reed-Hill, Robert E., Physical Metallurgy Principles, Second Edition, D. Van Nostrand Company, New York, 1973.
  17. Murr, Lawrence E., Interfacial Phenomena in Metals and Alloys, Addison-Wesley Publishing Co., 1975.
  18. Von Fraunhofer, J.A., Basic Metal Finishing, Chemical Publishing, New York, 1976.
  19. ASM International Metals Handbook, Ninth Edition, Vol. 5, Surface Cleaning, Finishing and Coating, 1985.