8. Stabilization and Destabilization of Suspensions Using Polymeric Surfactants and the Theory of Steric Stabilization

  1. Prof. Dr. Tharwat F. Tadros

Published Online: 25 JUN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9783527656592.ch8

Dispersion of Powders in Liquids and Stabilization of Suspensions

Dispersion of Powders in Liquids and Stabilization of Suspensions

How to Cite

Tadros, T. F. (2012) Stabilization and Destabilization of Suspensions Using Polymeric Surfactants and the Theory of Steric Stabilization, in Dispersion of Powders in Liquids and Stabilization of Suspensions, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527656592.ch8

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Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 JUN 2012
  2. Published Print: 13 JUN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527329410

Online ISBN: 9783527656592

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Keywords:

  • Flory–Huggins interaction parameter;
  • Boltzmann constant;
  • configurational entropy;
  • Hamaker constant;
  • van der Waals attraction;
  • critical flocculation temperature (CFT)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Interaction between Particles Containing Adsorbed Polymeric Surfactant Layers (Steric Stabilization)

  • Flocculation of Sterically Stabilized Dispersions

  • Bridging Flocculation by Polymers and Polyelectrolytes

  • Examples for Suspension Stabilization Using Polymeric Surfactants

  • Polymeric Surfactants for Stabilization of Preformed Latex Dispersions

  • References