20. DLVO Theory of Colloid Stability

  1. Hiroyuki Ohshima

Published Online: 22 JUN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470630631.ch20

Biophysical Chemistry of Biointerfaces

Biophysical Chemistry of Biointerfaces

How to Cite

Ohshima, H. (2010) DLVO Theory of Colloid Stability, in Biophysical Chemistry of Biointerfaces, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470630631.ch20

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 JUN 2010
  2. Published Print: 6 JUL 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470169353

Online ISBN: 9780470630631



  • DLVO theory of colloid stability;
  • colloidal system stability of charged particles - by Derjaguin–Landau–Verwey–Overbeek (DLVO) theory;
  • interaction between lipid bilayers and soft sphere interactions


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Interaction Between Lipid Bilayers

  • Interaction Between Soft Spheres

  • References