3. The Derjaguin–Landau–Verwey–Overbeek (DLVO) Theory of Colloid Stability

  1. Hiroyuki Ohshima
  1. Hiroyuki Ohshima

Published Online: 31 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118135440.ch3

Electrical Phenomena at Interfaces and Biointerfaces: Fundamentals and Applications in Nano-, Bio-, and Environmental Sciences

Electrical Phenomena at Interfaces and Biointerfaces: Fundamentals and Applications in Nano-, Bio-, and Environmental Sciences

How to Cite

Ohshima, H. (2012) The Derjaguin–Landau–Verwey–Overbeek (DLVO) Theory of Colloid Stability, in Electrical Phenomena at Interfaces and Biointerfaces: Fundamentals and Applications in Nano-, Bio-, and Environmental Sciences (ed H. Ohshima), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118135440.ch3

Editor Information

  1. Center for Colloid and Interface Science, Research Institute for Science and Technology, Tokyo University of Science, 2641 Yamazaki, Noda, Chiba 278-8510, Japan

Author Information

  1. Center for Colloid and Interface Science, Research Institute for Science and Technology, Tokyo University of Science, 2641 Yamazaki, Noda, Chiba 278-8510, Japan

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 31 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 9 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470582558

Online ISBN: 9781118135440

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Keywords:

  • DLVO theory of colloid stability;
  • van der Waals interaction;
  • Schulze–Hardy's empirical formula

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Van Der Waals Interaction Between Molecules

  • The Van Der Waals Interaction Between Particles

  • DLVO Theory of Colloid Stability

  • References