## 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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9.7.10 Calculate the shear rate at the wall of the capillary tube for the viscometer

described in the previous question. 9.7.11 In applying the hydrostatic

eqn (9.7.17)) for the pressure in the Ostwald viscometer, we have, in effect, ...

9.7.10 Calculate the shear rate at the wall of the capillary tube for the viscometer

described in the previous question. 9.7.11 In applying the hydrostatic

**formula**(eqn (9.7.17)) for the pressure in the Ostwald viscometer, we have, in effect, ...

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The data for the limiting shear viscosities at high and low shear rates (that is, high

and low Peclet numbers) can be adequately represented by the Dougherty-

Krieger

The data for the limiting shear viscosities at high and low shear rates (that is, high

and low Peclet numbers) can be adequately represented by the Dougherty-

Krieger

**formula**where [r]] is the intrinsic viscosity (eqn (9.10.13)) and p is an ...Page 561

By using the Boltzmann

) for V, evaluate this integral assuming that the double layer is locally flat. Hence

verify that h~KcAEs provided the constraint (9.11.16) is satisfied. 9.11.4 For Ka ...

By using the Boltzmann

**formula**(eqn (6.3.5)) for the ion densities and eqn (6.3.23) for V, evaluate this integral assuming that the double layer is locally flat. Hence

verify that h~KcAEs provided the constraint (9.11.16) is satisfied. 9.11.4 For Ka ...

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CHARACTERIZATION OF COLLOIDAL | 1 |

BEHAVIOUR OF COLLOIDAL DISPERSIONS | 49 |

Electrical charge and colloid stability | 89 |

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