Chapter 9. Colloids

  1. Bo E. Sernelius Professor

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527603166.ch9

Surface Modes in Physics

Surface Modes in Physics

How to Cite

Sernelius, B. E. (2005) Colloids, in Surface Modes in Physics, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527603166.ch9

Author Information

  1. Department of Physics and Measurement Technology, Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden, http://www.ifrn.liu.se/∼boser/

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 29 MAY 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527403134

Online ISBN: 9783527603169

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Keywords:

  • surface modes;
  • colloids;
  • milk;
  • stability;
  • formation of the double layer;
  • Gouy and Chapman theory;
  • Stern's theory;
  • flat double layer;
  • ξ-potential;
  • interaction energy

Summary

  • Milk

  • Stability of colloids

  • Formation of the double layer

    • Flat double layer

    • Spherical double layer

  • Gouy and Chapman theory

    • Gouy and Chapman theory of a flat double layer

    • Gouy and Chapman theory of a spherical double layer

  • Stern's theory of a flat double layer

  • The ξ-potential

  • Interaction energy and force between objects with double layers

    • Interaction between two flat double layers

      • Total potential between two layers

      • Stability conditions

    • Interaction between spherical particles