Lars Vendelbo Nielsen Founder and CEO of MetriCorr
is the author or co-author of about 45 scientific papers, has joined conferences and given lectures and Key notes throughout Europe, USA, and Asia.

List of Publications

  1. L.V. Nielsen, “Corrosion Rate as a Substitute for Electrical Fingerprints such as Off-Potential in the Evaluation of Cathodic Protection Effectiveness?” in CEOCOR international Congress, Editor: CEOCOR, c/o C.I.B.E., Brussels, Belgium, (2015).
  2. L.V. Nielsen, A. Junker-Holst, D. Caron, The Impact of fluctuations in AC interference on the corrosion risk for buried pipelines – 20th JTM, Pipeline Research Council International (PRCI) Paris 2015.
  3. L. V. Nielsen, AC Corrosion, in Oil and Gas Pipelines: Integrity and Safety Handbook, Wiley, Hoboken, N.J., 2015
  4. L.V. Nielsen, “A.c. influenced corrosion in pipelines: Cost effective assessments”, Proc. 15th Middle East Corrosion Conference and Exhibition (2014).
  5. L.V. Nielsen, “Possible temperature effects on a.c. corrosion and a.c. corrosion monitoring” in CEOCOR international Congress, Editor: CEOCOR, c/o C.I.B.E., Brussels, Belgium, (2012).
  6. L.V. Nielsen, “Considerations on measurements and measurement techniques under AC/DC interference conditions”, in CEOCOR international Congress, Editor. CEOCOR, c/o C.I.B.E., Brussels, Belgium, (2011).
  7. L.V. Nielsen, M.B. Petersen, “Monitoring AC Corrosion in Buried Pipelines”, DoD conference July (2011).
  8. L.V.Nielsen, “Effect of Coating Defect Size, Coating Defect Geometry, and Cathodic Polarization on Spread Resistance – Consequences in relation to AC Corrosion Monitoring”, in CEOCOR international Congress, Editor. CEOCOR, c/o C.I.B.E., Brussels, Belgium, (2010).
  9. L.V. Nielsen, B. Baumgarten, “Monitoring of average coating resistance using Off-potential mode T/R’s: Operator experience. NACE CORROSION 2010, Paper No. 10065, Houston (2010).
  10. L.V. Nielsen, L. Di Biase, P. Cohn, Use and Limitations of Coupons for CP Monitoring Purposes – A CeoCor Working Group Document, Eurocorr 2009 (invited for key note lecture),
  11. L.V. Nielsen, M. B. Petersen, Consequences of AC/DC Interference on Pipeline Cathodic Protection Criteria, Eurocorr 2008.
  12. L.V. Nielsen, Sensors for Electrical Interference Corrosion in the Natural Gas Industry – Parallels to Electronic Corrosion?, 2nd Seminar and Workshop on Corrosion reliability of Electronic Devices, Lyngby, Denmark, 2008.
  13. L.V. Nielsen, B. Baumgarten, Experiences with Off Potential Mode T/R’s in the Natural Gas Distribution Network in Copenhagen, CeoCor 2008.
  14. L.V. Nielsen, Cathodic Protection Criteria Under DC Interference, AC Interference, and Mixed DC and AC Interference, 14th Nordic Corrosion Seminar, Copenhagen Denmark, 2007.
  15. L.V. Nielsen, Kan interferens på stålledninger give anledning til korrosionsproblemer, ERFA Konference Gasledninger, Middelfart 2007.
  16. L.V. Nielsen, A. Kulkarni, State of The Art of Soil Corrosion Probes for CP Monitoring, Corcon 2007, Mumbai India.
  17. L.V. Nielsen, B. Baumgarten, H. Rosenberg, P. Cohn, A Field Study of Line Currents and Corrosion Rate Measurements in a Pipeline Critically Interfered with AC and DC Stray Currents, CeoCor 2006.
  18. L.V. Nielsen, AC Corrosion Risk Assessment and Management, IMM Seminar Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, 2006.
  19. Lars Vendelbo NIELSEN, Bent BAUGARTEN, Peter COHN*Výskum korózie zapríčinenej striedavými a jednosmernými bludnými prúdmi Správa o dánskych aktivitách, SLOVGAS 5 – 2005. Translated by M Melic.
  20. L.V. Nielsen, Stray currents influence pipeline corrosion monitoring, mitigation, Oil and Gas Journal, August-1, 2005.
  21. L.V. Nielsen, B. Baumgarten, and P. Cohn, Investigating AC and DC stray current corrosion, Proc. CeoCor 2005, Malmoe – Sweden.
  22. L.V. Nielsen, Role of Alkalization in AC Induced Corrosion of Pipelines and Consequences Hereof in Relation to CP Requirements, NACE CORROSION 2005, Paper No. 05188, Houston (2005).
  23. L.V. Nielsen, F. Galsgaard, Sensor Technology for On-Line Monitoring of AC Induced Corrosion Along Pipelines, Paper No. 05188, Houston (2005).
  24. L.R. Hilbert, T. Hemmingsen, L.V. Nielsen, S. Richter, When Can Electrochemical Techniques give reliable data in Sulphide Media, NACE CORROSION 2005, Paper No. 05346, Houston (2005).
  25. L.R. Hilbert, L.V. Nielsen, and A. Andersen, Corrosion rate Monitoring in District Heating Systems, NACE CORROSION 2005, Paper No. 05144, Houston (2005).
  26. L.V. Nielsen, B. Baumgarten, On-site measurements of AC induced corrosion rate: Effect of AC/DC parameters, Proc. CeoCor 2004, Dresden.
  27. L.V. Nielsen et al, AC-Induced corrosion in pipelines: detection, characterization, and mitigation, NACE CORROSION ´2004 –       Paper No. 04211, New Orleans (2004)
  28. L.V. Nielsen, B. Baumgarten, H. Breuning-Madsen, Peter Cohn, Henrik Rosenberg, Detection and Mitigation of AC induced corrosion in pipelines, Nordisk Korrosionsmøde 2004, Reykjavik.
  29. L.R. Hilbert, A. Andersen, L.V. Nielsen, R.I. Thorarinsdottir, Comparison of corrosion monitoring techniques in district heating systems, Nordisk Korrosionsmøde 2004, Reykjavik.
  30. A. Andersen, K. Nielsen, L. R. Hilbert, L.V. Nielsen, Development of a unit suitable for corrosion monitoring in district heating systems. Experiences with the LOCOR-cellä test method, Nordisk Korrosionsmøde 2004, Reykjavik.
  31. L. R. Hilbert, A. Andersen, L.V. Nielsen, R.I. Thorarinsdottir, Monitering af korrosion i fjernvarmesystemer, DMS Vintermøde 2004.
  32. T. Hemmingsen , L. Hilbert, L.V.Nielsen, Assessment of sulphur- and H2S Corrosion by use of simultaneous ER, galvanic, and optical measurements, Proc. EuroCorr 2003, Budapest. (2003).
  33. L.V. Nielsen, K.V. Nielsen, Differential ER-technology for measuring degree of accumulated corrosion as well as instant corrosion rate, NACE CORROSION ´2003 San Diego, Paper No. 03443, San Diego (2003).
  34. L.V. Nielsen1, and P. Cohn2 AC-corrosion in pipelines: Field experiences from a highly corrosive test site using ER corrosivity probes, Internal meeting presentation at CeoCor 2003.
  35. L.V. Nielsen, Field and Laboratory Detection of AC Corrosion Using High-Sensitive ER-Technology, Proc. Proc. 15th International Corrosion Congress (ICC 2002), Grenada , paper no. 796, 2002
  36. L.R. Hilbert, R.I. Thorarinsdottir, A. Andersen, L.V. Nielsen, Optimising corrosion monitoring in district heating systems, Proc. 15th International Corrosion Congress (ICC 2002), Grenada paper 797, Grenada, (2002).
  37. L.V. Nielsen, K. V. Nielsen, Anvendelse af ER-målingen til karakterisering af metallers korrosionstilstand og øjeblikkelige korrosionshastighed, DMS Vintermøde 2002.
  38. F. Fontenay and L.V. Nielsen, Atmospheric corrosion of monitoring of electrolytic zink coatings by electrical resistance measurements in cyclic salt spray test, Proc. Surf/fin, 2001 Nashville USA (2001).
  39. L.V. Nielsen, Monitoring cathodic protection efficiency and AC induced corrosion using new high-sensitive electrical resistance technology, Proc. Eurocorr 2001, Riva del Garda (2001), paper no. 20
  40. International patent application, PCT/DK00/00689, Method and apparatus for measuring accumulated and instant rate of material loss or material gain, VN-Instrument (2000).
  41. L.V. Nielsen, P. Cohn, AC corrosion and electrical equivalent diagrams, Proc CeoCor 2000.
  1. V. Nielsen, P. Cohn, Annexes to Booklet on AC corrosion, CeoCor 2000.
  2. V. Nielsen, Hydrogen-related stress corrosion cracking in line pipe steel, in Advances in corrosion control and materials in oil and gas production (papers from Eurocorr 97, and Eurocorr 98), ed. Jackmann and Smith, EFC-publication 26, 1999
  3. V. Nielsen, B. Baumgarten, N.K. Bruun, C.Juhl, E.Maahn, Determination of soil corrosivity using a new electrochemical multi-sensor probe, Proc, EuroCorr 1998, Utrecht 1998.
  4. V. Nielsen, Results from a screening of soil corrosivity using weight loss coupons, ENS 1313-95, The Danish Ministry for Environment and Energy, 1998.
  5. V. Nielsen, Assessment of soil corrosivity using an electrochemical soil corrosion probe, ENS 1313-95, The Danish Ministry for Environment and Energy, 1998.
  6. V. Nielsen, A concept for evaluation of hydrogen-assisted stress corrosion cracking in cathodically protected high-pressure gas transmission pipelines, ENS 1313-95, The Danish Ministry for Environment and Energy, 1998
  7. Bech-Nielsen, J.E.T. Andersen, J.C. reeve, A.D. Bisgaard, and L.V. Nielsen, Automated methods of corrosion measurements, in Modern Aspects of Electrochemistry No. 31, (Ed Bockris, White, and Conway), Plenum, (1997).
  8. V. Nielsen, Hydrogen-related stress corrosion cracking in line pipe steel, Proc. Eurocorr 97, Trondheim (1997).
  9. V. Nielsen, L.R. Hilbert, Microbial corrosion of carbon steel by sulphate-reducing bacteria, Electrochemical and mechanistic approach, in Aspects of Microbially influenced corrosion, ed. Thierry, EFC publication 22, Institute of Materials (1997).
  10. V. Nielsen, Measurements of hydrogen diffusion through cathodically protected steel in sour environments, in Hydrogen transport & cracking in metals (A. Turnbull, ed.) Institute of Materials, 1995.
  11. Effect of Cathodic protection and microbiological activity on hydrogen related cracking in high-strength steel, thesis for the industrial Ph.D., 1995 (DONG and IFM-DTH).
  12. V. Nielsen, and L.H. Gad, Pyrite reduction and H2S generation in aquifer gas storages: potential effects of well corrosion and cathodic protection. proc. world gas conference, Milano, 1994.
  13. Hemmingsen, L.V. Nielsen, E. Maahn, The effect of sulphite on pitting and crevice corrosion on various steels in 0.5M sodium chloride, Proc. EMCR’91 Helsingfors (1991).