Aligarh : ‘Approach for Safety of Ferrocement from Corrosion’, an mental property invented by Aligarh Muslim College (AMU) college members, Prof Sabih Akhtar and Prof Mohammad Arif of the Division of Civil Engineering and Prof Mumtaz A Qureshi, Division of Utilized Chemistry has just lately been granted a patent by the Patent Workplace, Authorities of India.
The invention is designed to supply safety of reinforcement in ferrocement by a galvanized wire mesh, elevated efficient cowl and dense mortar.
“This system has been efficiently examined to remove possibilities of damages brought about to steel, stone, or different supplies by corrosion. It’ll assist to provide sturdy fibre strengthened in concrete composite materials system with enhanced mechanical efficiency”, stated Prof Sabih Akhtar, Prof Mohammad Arif and Prof Mumtaz A Qureshi.
They added: “We studied the method of onset and propagation of corrosion in a wire mesh and mixed calcium primarily based corrosion inhibitor and polyphenol to boost the sturdiness of ferrocement”.