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Contact Angle, Wettability and Adhesion, Volume 3 / Edition 1

Contact Angle, Wettability and Adhesion, Volume 3 / Edition 1

by Kash L. Mittal, Kash Mittal


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ISBN-13: 9789067643917
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 12/01/2003
Series: Contact Angle, Wettability and Adhesion Series
Pages: 520
Product dimensions: 5.70(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1: General Papers
Adsorption, evaporation, condensation, and fluid flow in the contact line region
P.C. Wayner, Jr.
Experimental study of contact line dynamics by capillary rise and fall
P.-Z. Wong and E. Schäffer
Condensation transport in triple line motion
M.E.R. Shanahan
Inertial dewetting: Shocks and surface waves
A. Buguin, X. Noblin and F. Brochard-Wyart
Effect of adsorbed vapor on liquid–solid adhesion
M.E. Schrader
Part 2: Contact Angle Measurements / Determination and Solid Surface Free Energy
The molecular origin of contact angles in terms of different combining rules for intermolecular potentials
J. Zhang and D.Y. Kwok
Contact-angle measurements and criteria for surface energetic interpretation
D.Y. Kwok and A.W. Neumann
Advancing, receding and vibrated contact angles on rough hydrophobic surfaces
M. Fabretto, R. Sedev and J. Ralston
Dynamic evolution of contact angle on solid substrates during evaporation
S.K. Barthwal, A.K. Panwar and S. Ray
The concept, characterization, concerns and consequences of contact angles in solid-liquid-liquid systems
D.N. Rao
A thermodynamic model for wetting free energies of solids from contact angles
C.W. Extrand
Characterization of surface free energies and surface chemistry of solids
F.M. Etzler
Part 3: Wetting and Spreading: Fundamental and Applied Aspects
Merging two concepts: Ultrahydrophobic polymer surfaces and switchable wettability
K. Grundke, M. Nitschke, S. Minko, M. Stamm, C. Froeck, F. Simon, S. Uhlmann, K. Pöschel and M. Motornov
Self-propelled drop movement: Chemical influences on the use of kinetic or equilibrium approaches in reactive wetting
G.C.H. Mo, J. Yang, S.-W. Lee, P.E. Laibinis and D.Y. Kwok
Effects of surface defect, polycrystallinity and nanostructure of self-assembled monolayers on wetting and its interpretation
J. Yang, J. Han, K. Isaacson and D.Y. Kwok
Wetting of a substrate by nanocrystallites
E. Ruckenstein
Light-induced reversible wetting of structured surfaces
N. Richards, J. Ralston and G. Reynolds
Wetting in porous media: Some theoretical and practical aspects
A. Marmur
Dynamic aspects of wetting in granular matter
D. Geromichalos, M. Kohonen, F. Mugele and S. Herminghaus
The effect of rock surface characteristics on reservoir wettability
C.S. Vijapurapu and D.N. Rao
Viscous dissipation and rheological behavior near the solid/liquid/vapor triple line. Application to the spreading of silicone oils
P. Woehl and A. Carré
Adsorption isotherms of cationic surfactants on bitumen films studied using axisymmetric drop shape analysis
M.A. Rodríguez-Valverde, A. Páez-Dueñas, M.A. Cabrerizo-Vílchez and R. Hidalgo-Álvarez
Application of droplet dynamics analysis for assessment of water penetration resistance of coatings
L. Muszyñski, M.E.P. Wålinder, C. Pîrvu, D.J. Gardner and S.M. Shaler
Indirect measurement of the shrinkage forces acting during the drying of a paper coating layer
G.M. Laudone, G.P. Matthews and P.A.C. Gane
Effect of the physical chemistry of polymeric coating surfaces on fouling and cleanability with particular reference to the food industry
L. Boulangé-Petermann, C. Debacq, P. Poiret and B. Cromières

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