12. Worm-Like Micelles in Diluted Mixed Surfactant Solutions: Formation and Rheological Behavior

  1. Prof. Dr. Tharwat F. Tadros
  1. Alicia Maestro1,
  2. Jordi Nolla2,
  3. Carmen González1 and
  4. José M. Gutiérrez1

Published Online: 26 NOV 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527632633.ch12

Self-Organized Surfactant Structures

Self-Organized Surfactant Structures

How to Cite

Maestro, A., Nolla, J., González, C. and Gutiérrez, J. M. (2010) Worm-Like Micelles in Diluted Mixed Surfactant Solutions: Formation and Rheological Behavior, in Self-Organized Surfactant Structures (ed T. F. Tadros), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527632633.ch12

Editor Information

  1. 89 Nash Grove Lane, Wokingham, Berkshire RG40, 4HE, United Kingdom

Author Information

  1. 1

    Barcelona University, Department of Chemical Engineering, Martí i Franquès 1, 08028 Barcelona, Spain

  2. 2

    Institut d'Investigacions Químiques i, Ambientals de Barcelona (IIQAB/CSIC), Jordi Girona 18 - 26, 08034 Barcelona, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2010
  2. Published Print: 27 OCT 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527319909

Online ISBN: 9783527632633

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Keywords:

  • worm-like micelles;
  • rheological behavior;
  • surfactant–cosurfactant systems;
  • critical packing parameter;
  • sphere–rod transition;
  • structure

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Worm-Like Micelles: Formation and Rheological Behavior

  • Deeper Studies of the Surfactant–Cosurfactant Interaction

  • Influence of Dissolved Oil in Systems Containing Worm-Like Micelles

  • Conclusion

  • References