∗ Concept maps preceding each chapter that put subject matter into perspective
∗ Numerous worked examples–many new to this edition–illustrating key concepts
∗ More than 250 high–quality illustrations that help clarify processes described
∗ A new chapter that integrates the development of colloid science and technology in the twentieth century with challenges facing the field today
The Colloidal Domain, Second Edition is an indispensable professional resource for chemists and chemical engineers working in a range of areas, including the petrochemical, food, agricultural, ceramic, coatings, forestry, and paper industries. It is also a superb educational tool for advanced undergraduate and graduate–level students of physical chemistry and chemical engineering.
Surface Chemistry and Monolayers.
Electrostatic Interactions in Colloidal Systems.
Structure and Properties of Micelles.
Forces in Colloidal Systems.
Polymers in Colloidal Systems.
Phase Equilibra, Phase Diagrams, and Their Application.
Micro– and Macroemulsions.
From the reviews of the First Edition: "A revolutionary approach [to] writing an up–to–date text on ′The Colloidal Domain′ and its origin in and impact on physics, chemistry, biology, and technology."–Advanced Materials
From the reviews of the First Edition: "The authors should be congratulated for producing such a well written text that is full of illustrations and formulas." –Chemistry and Industry