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Published: 07 January 2010

232 Pages | 85 line drawings and halftones


ISBN: 9780199583829

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Structured Fluids

Polymers, Colloids, Surfactants

Thomas A. Witten and Philip A. Pincus

  • Explains distinctive properties of polymeric, colloidal and surfactant fluids
  • Uses core set of principles to explain many phenomena
  • Concrete, pictorial approach minimizes formalism
  • Explains scaling properties of fractal colloidal aggregates
  • Class-tested, includes wide range of examples and problems