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Surface and Colloid Chemistry C, 10 p

Course Contents

Free surface energy. Interfaces between different phases. Gibbs adsorption isotherm. Adhesion. Cohesion. Surface phenomena. Theory for electrical double layers. Electrokinetic phenomena. DVLO-theory for colloidal stability. Tensides and lyotropic liquid crystals. Rheology of colloidal emulsions. Microemulsions. Properties of solutions of biological macromolecules.

Compulsory laboratory experiments are included in the course.

Course Dates 1998/99

  • March 22 to June 6, 1999. Full time course.
Required Qualifications

  • Mathematics, 10 p and Chemistry AB, 40 p, or the equivalent.

  • Inquire.
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For more information, contact the principal teacher of the course, by clicking on the e-mail address, or by sending a traditional letter to:

University of Umeň, Department of Chemistry, S-901 87 Umeň, Sweden.

You can also contact the Department of Chemistry by
Phone: int+46 90 7865238/7865173/7865262, or Fax: int+46 90 136310/167655

Department of Chemistry Home Page

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