Dr. Heidersbach is an outstanding expert in the field of corrosion with over 40 years of practical experience. He has worked with Fortune companies such as Chevron, BP, ConocoPhillips, and other organizations such us NASA, the US Defense Department, etc. • Accredited Corrosion Specialist, National Association of Corrosion Engineers NACE #1486 • ABET Accreditation Visitor, Materials Engineering, 1990-2002 • NACE Chair, Technical Committee T3K: 1973-1976 • NACE Vice-Chair, 1979-1981, Group Committee T3, Corrosion Science & Technology • NACE Chair, 1981-1983, Group Committee T3, Corrosion Science & Technology • NACE Fellow, recognized in 2004 • Chair, American Institute for Chemical Engineers, Offshore Technology Conference Program Subcommittee • National Science Foundation, Department of Energy, NASA He has been a NACE Instructor since 1988, having shared his expertise on five continents. He holds a Ph.D. from the Metallurgical Engineering University of Florida, and has written over 100 articles in the field of corrosion control and prevention. His latest book, Metallurgy and Corrosion Control in Oil and Gas, is one of the most comprehensive texts in the field of Corrosion control for the oil and gas industry. He is President of Dr. Rust, Inc, Cape Canaveral, Florida and serves as a corrosion, metallurgy, and materials consultant for a variety of international clients including oil and gas production, aerospace equipment, military hardware, construction, litigation, and failure analysis.