## 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 40 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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The theoretical basis of each method is given in sufficient detail to appreciate its

scope and limitations but to

method the reader should consult one of the many specialized manuals referred

...

The theoretical basis of each method is given in sufficient detail to appreciate its

scope and limitations but to

**obtain**practical experimental details of any particularmethod the reader should consult one of the many specialized manuals referred

...

Page 141

For polymeric materials (including proteins) a more appropriate form is

by considering the molar mass, M, of the solute, so that: m-m'=^r(M-V2pl) = M(l- x

>^)/JfA •*A where V2 is the (partial) molar volume of the polymer and v2 is the ...

For polymeric materials (including proteins) a more appropriate form is

**obtained**by considering the molar mass, M, of the solute, so that: m-m'=^r(M-V2pl) = M(l- x

>^)/JfA •*A where V2 is the (partial) molar volume of the polymer and v2 is the ...

Page 435

The exact numerical procedure already described has been used to

best fit at large separations (>0.5jc_1). At shorter distances the experimental

results clearly follow the constant charge curve, which falls above the curve for ...

The exact numerical procedure already described has been used to

**obtain**thebest fit at large separations (>0.5jc_1). At shorter distances the experimental

results clearly follow the constant charge curve, which falls above the curve for ...

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### Contents

CHARACTERIZATION OF COLLOIDAL | 2 |

Classification of colloids | 6 |

BEHAVIOUR OF COLLOIDAL DISPERSIONS | 49 |

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