More Details about Handbook Of Surface & Colloid Chemistry 3rd Edition

General Information  
Author(s)K S Birdi
PublisherTaylor & Francis
Edition3rd Edition
ISBN9780849373275
Pages756
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearNovember 2008

Description

The third edition of this besteller covers the latest advancements in this rapidly growing field. Focusing on analyses and critical evaluation of the subject, this new edition reviews the most up-to-date research available in the current literature. International contributors offer their perspectives on various topics including micellar systems, microemulsions, colloidal assemblies, thermodynamics of polymer solutions, oil recovery and production, and hydrogen bonding. In addition to the expanded treatment of several important areas, this book adds new subjects that cover the hydrophobic effect, water purification, along with emerging topics in nanoscience, and nanotechnology.