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Dr. Alec Groysman

I have dealt with corrosion since 1976 when I graduated from the Chemico-Technological University named after Mendeleev in Moscow.

Use of materials resistant to corrosion under different conditions, corrosion monitoring, anti-corrosion measures and failure analysis in industry is what I have been doing for many years.


I also teach the subject of corrosion, chemical thermodynamics and kinetics, materials and standards in oil and gas engineering in universities and colleges in Israel and abroad.

I am also an active promoter of science to the general public.

My Mission is to show that corrosion is not a nasty phenomenon and everyone can enjoy studying and dealing with it, therefore I find connecting corrosion with humanitarian aspects of life (history, philosophy, art including literature, poetry and music) fundamental issue for educational process



The 2012 Materials Performance (NACE International) Readers’ Choice Corrosion Innovation of the Year Awards for the book “Corrosion for Everybody” published by Springer in 2010.

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posted on Jun 25, 2019
Reflection about Azure Window"

The Essay About The Heart of Malta Project By The Svetozar Andreev Studio by Alec Groysman, PhD, Doctor of Chemistry. The Chairman of the Israeli Society of Chemical Engineers and Chemists, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa, Israel 

Posted on 16 Aug 2013

In its I AM NACE program, NACE International interviews corrosion professionals. See how they began their corrosion careers and learn how they contribute to corrosion control. From the oil and gas industry to pipeline systems, infrastructure, aerospace and beyond, their stories are as diverse as their areas of expertise. Explore more corrosion careers at

Posted  on on Oct 24 2015,

Human chemistry | Engineering and scientific education
In his 2011 conference presentation “Use of Art Media in Engineering and Scientific Education”, Groysman cites the human chemistry work of Johann Goethe and Libb Thims, among others; and discusses how not only is their "two cultures" (as professed by Charles Snow) but more likely "three cultures".

Dobereiner helped in refining Russian platinum, discovered catalysis, and reported his work to Goethe. We can only suspect that they both discussed this and that Dobereiner read the tragedy Faust and the novella Elective Affinities. The latter work of art gave impulse to a new scientific field named 'human chemistry'.

Posted on June 19, 2019
Коррозия как искусство: Интервью с Аликом Гройсманом

Приводим текст интервью с Аликом Гройсманом – одним из самых авторитетных в мире инженеров-химиков, чьи научные труды получили международное признание. Беседа состоялась в Санкт-Петербурге, в рамках международной конференции «Коррозия в нефтегазовой отрасли» в Санкт-Петербургском политехническом университете имени Петра Великого в мае 2019. read more...

Posted on 1 Sep 2016

Video recorded greeting of Dr. Alec Groysman, the Chairman of the Israeli Society of Chemical Engineers and Chemists, which aired at the beginning of the work of the International Symposium Cyprus - Greece - Israel “Restoration and preservation of religious sites and places of worship”, on August 31, 2016, in Nicosia, Cyprus

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