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Advances in Colloid Science

Edited by Mohammed Muzibur Rahman

King Abdulaziz University


Abdullah Mohammed Asiri

King Abdulaziz University

This book Advances in Colloid Science covers a number of up-to-date research advancement and progresses on colloids. It is a promising novel research field that has acknowledged a lot of interest recently. Here, the exciting scientific reports on cutting edge of science and technology associated to facile and economical synthesis, self-assembly, wettability, liquid crystallinity, physical properties, adoptions, morphology, control, drug design, structural properties, and prospective biological and optical implementation of newly designed colloids are concluded. This book presents an overview of recent and current colloidal study of fundamental and significant applications and implementation research worldwide. The colloidal science offers significant new and exciting challenges in biomedical, chemical, physical, and technological field. It is an important booklet for research organizations, governmental research centers, academic libraries, and R&D affianced in recent research and advancement of colloids.

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Advances in Colloid ScienceEdited by Mohammed Muzibur Rahman

Published: November 23rd 2016

DOI: 10.5772/62716

ISBN: 978-953-51-2774-1

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-2773-4

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4146-4

Copyright year: 2016

Books open for chapter submissions

17079 Total Chapter Downloads

11 Crossref Citations

29 Dimensions Citations


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1. Wetting and Drying of Colloidal Droplets: Physics and Pattern Formation

By Ruoyang Chen, Liyuan Zhang, Duyang Zang and Wei Shen


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2. Advances in Design and Self-Assembly of Functionalized LB Films and Supramolecular Gels

By Tifeng Jiao, Ruirui Xing, Kai Ma and Lexin Zhang


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3. Mechanism of Aggregation Colloid Centers on Surface Ionic Crystals

By Utkirjon Sharopov, Bakhtiyar Atabaev, Ruzmat Djabbarganov and Muzaffar Qurbanov


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4. Colloidal Photonic Crystals Containing Copper-Oxide and Silver Nanoparticles with Tunable Structural Colors

By Chun-Feng Lai


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5. Adsorption of Ions at the Interface of Clay Minerals and Aqueous Solutions

By Zengqiang Jia, Qian Wang, Chang Zhu and Gang Yang


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6. Manganese Sulfide (MnS) Nanocrystals: Synthesis, Properties, and Applications

By Anna M. Ferretti, Sara Mondini and Alessandro Ponti


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7. Optical Excitations of Colloidal Core/Shell Semiconductor Quantum Dots

By Tiberius O. Cheche


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8. Colloidal Behaviors of Conducting Polymer/Chitosan Composite Particles

By Mehmet Çabuk


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9. Colloids: Applications in Sperm Preparation for Assisted Reproduction

By Jane Morrell


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10. Colloidal Aggregation Coupled with Sedimentation: A Comprehensive Overview

By Agustín E. González


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11. Assembly of Nanoparticles into “Colloidal Molecules”: Toward Complex and yet Defined Colloids with Exciting Perspectives

By Claudia Simone Plüisch and Alexander Wittemann


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12. Pretransitional Behavior and Dynamics in Liquid Crystal–Based Nanocolloids

By Sylwester J. Rzoska, Szymon Starzonek and Aleksandra Drozd- Rzoska


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