Dr. Jesus Barraza received his Ph.D. from the National Autonomous University of Mexico. He has done research in several topics such as heat treatments, hot corrosion, organic coatings, cathodic protection, lithium batteries, and stress corrosion cracking. Barraza also has experience in different electrochemical techniques, such as electrochemical impedance spectroscopy, voltammetry, polarization curves, polarization resistance and electrochemical frequency modulation.
- PhD in Engineering – Chemistry School, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico, (2015)
- M.S. in Corrosion – Chemistry School, National Autonomous University of Mexico, (2009).
- B.S. in Engineering – Chemistry School, National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico, (2005)
- Stress Corrosion Cracking of Pipeline X-52 steel monitored with Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy
- Oxidation behavior of FeAl intermetallics with Cu and Li additions at high temperature
- EIS modeling results of Li + insertion on LiMnPO 4 cathode compound in aqueous solution at low pH
- EIS modeling results of Cu coated with BN using an electrochemical reaction model
- Corrosion performance of BN coatings on different substrates in aqueous corrosion and molten salts
- Microstructure effect on AISI 1080 on the passivation behavior in basic pH in non-oxygen aqueous solution.
- Mechanisms of corrosion
- Stress Corrosion Cracking
Fellowship for internship and Bachelor thesis from the Mexican Oil Institute, 2004-2005
Honorable mention for academic achievement, graduate (Master) studies from National Autonomous University of Mexico, 2009
Fellowship for a foreign PhD internship in the University of Akron, USA from the National Research Council in Mexico (CONACYT), 2012-2013
Fellowship for postdoctoral internship from CONACYT in Texas A&M USA, 2016-2017 National Research Council in Mexico, SNI Level Candidate (2017-2019)
J.I. Barraza-Fierro, M.A. Espinosa-Medina , H. Castaneda, Transmission line modeling applied to hot corrosion of Fe-40at.% in molten LiCl-KCl. Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B (2015) 46: p. 2593-2608. DOI: 10.1007/s11663-015- 0430-y [IF= 1.46]. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11663-015- 0430-y
J. Niu, J.I. Barraza-Fierro, H. Castaneda, Quantification of protective properties of the coating-steel interface under disbondment simulation conditions by using transmission line modeling. Journal: Journal of Coatings Technology and Research (2015) 12. p. 393-405, DOI: 10.1007/s11998-014- 9627-2 [IF=1.298]. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11998-014- 9627-2
J.I. Barraza-Fierro, B.F. Campillo-Illanes, X. Li, Steel microstructure effect on mechanical properties and corrosion behavior of medium strength low carbon steel. Metallurgical and Materials Transactions A (2014) 45. p. 3981-3994. DOI: 10.1007/s11661-014- 2320-3, [IF= 1.73]. http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11661-014- 2320-3
J.I. Barraza-Fierro, M.A. Espinosa-Medina, M. Hernandez-Hernandez, H.B. Liu, E. Sosa-Hernandez, Effect of Li and Cu addition on corrosion of Fe-40at.%Al intermetallics in molten LiCl- KCl eutectic salt. Corrosion Science (2012) 59. p 119-126. DOI:10.1016/j.corsci.2012.02.020 [IF=4.42 http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0010938X12000996