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Surfactants

Application and Characterization of

Edited by Reza Najjar

Tabriz University, Iran

The surfactants are among the materials that have a significant importance in everyday life of human. The rapid growth in science and technology has opened new horizons in a very wide range, in which the surfactants play a major and vital role. Hence, the increasing number of applications as well as arising environmental issues has made this relatively old topic still a hot research theme. In the first section of this book, some of the applications of surfactants in various fields such as biology and petroleum industry, as well as their environmental effects, are described. In Section 2 some experimental techniques used for characterization of the surfactants have been discussed.

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SurfactantsApplication and Characterization ofEdited by Reza Najjar

Published: July 5th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/65591

ISBN: 978-953-51-3326-1

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3325-4

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1. Environmental Impact of the Use of Surfactants and Oxygenates in the Petroleum Industry

By Tomasz Kalak

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2. Recent Advances in Catanionic Mixtures

By Darija Domazet Jurašin, Suzana Šegota, Vida Čadež, Atiđa Selmani and Maja Dutour Sikirć

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3. Hydrophobic Polymers Flooding

By Abdelaziz N. El-hoshoudy, Saad M. Desouky, Mohamed H. Betiha and Ahmed M. Alsabagh

379

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4. Multifunctional Gemini Surfactants: Structure, Synthesis, Properties and Applications

By Bogumil E. Brycki, Iwona H. Kowalczyk, Adrianna Szulc, Olga Kaczerewska and Marta Pakiet

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5. The Versatile Dioctadecyldimethylammonium Bromide

By Ana Maria Carmona-Ribeiro

351

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6. Saponin-Based, Biological-Active Surfactants from Plants

By Dorota Kregiel, Joanna Berlowska, Izabela Witonska, Hubert Antolak, Charalampos Proestos, Mirko Babic, Ljiljana Babic and Bolin Zhang

838

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7. Amino Acid-Based Surfactants for Biomedical Applications

By Lídia Pinheiro and Célia Faustino

652

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8. The Potential Application of Selected Fungi Strains in Removal of Commercial Detergents and Biotechnology

By Violeta D. Jakovljević and Miroslav M. Vrvić

331

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9. Electrochemistry of Surfactants

By Eduardo Nicolás Schulz, Erica Patricia Schulz and Pablo Carlos Schulz

355

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10. SAXS and SANS Techniques for Surfactant Characterization: Application in Corrosion Science

By Deepak Dwivedi and Kateřina Lepková

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