Open Access Research Article

Plasma Electrolytic Oxidation Coatings on Aluminum Alloys: Microstructures, Properties, and Applications

Lord Famiyeh1 and Xiaohu Huang2*

1Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, University of Nottingham Ningbo China, China

2Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Singapore

Corresponding Author

Received Date: October 29, 2019;  Published Date: November 06, 2019


The aerospace industry demands that the materials used for making aircrafts meet the required specifications of increased resistance to fatigue and corrosion, improved fracture toughness, and have high strength-to-weight ratio because of their condition of service [1,2]. Aluminum and its alloys have been the primary choice of materials in the aerospace industry since the late 1920s.

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