## Foundations of Colloid Science, Volume 1Liquid suspension systems are the basic ingredients of paints, detergents, biological cells, and countless other systems of scientific and technological importance. This book presents the fundamental physical and chemical concepts necessary to the understanding of these systems and of colloid science in general. New ideas are introduced carefully and formulae are developed in full, with exercises to help the reader throughout. The frequent references to the many applications of colloid science will be especially helpful to beginning research scientists and people in industry, medicine and agriculture who often find their training in this area inadequate. Integrating developments from the time of colloid science's infancy forty years ago to its present state as a rigorous discipline, this intelligently assembled work elucidates a remarkable range of concepts, techniques, and behaviors. |

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Eliminating on between these two relations

We will find in Chapter 6 that the fundamental equations of electrostatics

expression for the distribution of the free charges in a dielectric medium in terms

of ...

Eliminating on between these two relations

**gives**: P = E , E ( Ex - 1 ) ( 2 . ... 6 )We will find in Chapter 6 that the fundamental equations of electrostatics

**give**anexpression for the distribution of the free charges in a dielectric medium in terms

of ...

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W : ( 0 ) ( 4 . 7 . 10 ) Thus the absorption mode

that is just a little higher than the absorption frequency . Furthermore , if we add

more terms in the series to represent more absorption frequencies in eqn ( 4 .

W : ( 0 ) ( 4 . 7 . 10 ) Thus the absorption mode

**gives**rise to a permitted frequencythat is just a little higher than the absorption frequency . Furthermore , if we add

more terms in the series to represent more absorption frequencies in eqn ( 4 .

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A more rigorous approach , which makes an approximate allowance for collisions

of particles of all sizes ,

t ( Overbeek 1952 , p . 281 ) : Vo k = 1 1 + tltin2 where Vx is the number of k ...

A more rigorous approach , which makes an approximate allowance for collisions

of particles of all sizes ,

**gives**for the total number of particles of all sizes after timet ( Overbeek 1952 , p . 281 ) : Vo k = 1 1 + tltin2 where Vx is the number of k ...

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### Contents

CHARACTERIZATION OF COLLOIDAL | 2 |

BEHAVIOUR OF COLLOIDAL DISPERSIONS | 49 |

PARTICLE SIZE AND SHAPE | 104 |

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Foundations of Colloid Science, Volume 1 Robert J. Hunter,Lee R. White,Derek Y. C. Chan Snippet view - 1987 |

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