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Published: 01 April 2011

336 Pages | 166 illus.

9.7 x 7.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199571185

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Interfacial Science: An Introduction

Second Edition

Geoffrey Barnes and Ian Gentle

  • Strikes the balance between the highly mathematical treatments of the subject by more specialist texts, and the rudimentary treatment offered by general physical chemistry texts.
  • Widespread use of examples of topical research, and exercises highlighting applications in the real world, demonstrates the importance of the subject in industrial research and development, and conveys a sense of excitement in this field.
  • An Online Resource Centre includes protocols for laboratory experiments.
  • The structure of the book has been rationalized to build upon the accessible style of the first edition.
  • Chapters have been expanded to provide greater depth, as well as breadth, to topics.
  • Boxes, exercise, and worked examples have been included to allow more advanced study.
  • Protocols for laboratory experiments are provided online as downloadable Word documents, to allow lecturers to adapt and use in their own setups.

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