## 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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32 ) where f is the number of degree of freedom , ( the number of

the number of chemical reactions ... 33 ) The simple case of a two -

solution in contact with its vapour is treated extensively in most textbooks .

32 ) where f is the number of degree of freedom , ( the number of

**components**, Rthe number of chemical reactions ... 33 ) The simple case of a two -

**component**solution in contact with its vapour is treated extensively in most textbooks .

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Ojj is the ith

orientation varies , so the direction of the unit vectors ê ; and the orientation of the

three ...

Ojj is the ith

**component**of the stress on the plane with unit normal ê ; . ... as the**components**of a vector depend on the orientation of the axes , for as thisorientation varies , so the direction of the unit vectors ê ; and the orientation of the

three ...

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3 ) for the relative velocity in the

av ; Glax , Ax ; + 2 e ; jAx ; , ( 9 . 5 . ... The first two terms on the right - hand side of

this formula are the

3 ) for the relative velocity in the

**component**form Jei lavi V ; ( x + Ar ) = vi ( x ) + 2av ; Glax , Ax ; + 2 e ; jAx ; , ( 9 . 5 . ... The first two terms on the right - hand side of

this formula are the

**components**of the vector expression v ( x ) + 2 ( x ) Ar , ( 9 .### What people are saying - Write a review

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### Contents

CHARACTERIZATION OF COLLOIDAL | 1 |

BEHAVIOUR OF COLLOIDAL DISPERSIONS | 52 |

PARTICLE SIZE AND SHAPE | 106 |

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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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