For repair of composite materials, SERDP and ESTCP projects are developing and demonstrating adhesives that provide protection from corrosion without the use of hexavalent chromium.

Active Projects List
Project Title Start Date

Laser-induced Surface Structuring for Enhanced Surface Performance

Project Information
Project ID: WP-2753
Principal Investigator: Dr. Jeffrey Warrender, RDECOM-ARDEC
SERDP Mar 2017

Atmospheric Plasma for Surface Modifications and Nanoscale Embedding of Chemistry for Corrosion Control and Adhesion Promotion

Project Information
Project ID: WP-2742
Principal Investigator: Dr. Santanu Chaudhuri, University of Illinois
SERDP Jan 2017

Laser-Interference Surface Preparation for Enhanced Coating Adhesion and Adhesive Joining of Multi-Materials

Project Information
Project ID: WP-2743
Principal Investigator: Adrian Sabau, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
SERDP Jan 2017