Open access peer-reviewed Edited volume

Supercooling

Edited by Peter Wilson

Tsukuba University, Japan

Supercooled liquids are found in the atmosphere, in cold hardy organisms, in metallurgy, and in many industrial systems today. Stabilizing the metastable, supercooled state, or encouraging the associated process of nucleation have both been the subject of scientific interest for several hundred years. This book is an invaluable starting point for researchers interested in the supercooling of water and aqueous solutions in biology and industry. The book also deals with modeling and the formation subsequent dendritic growth of supercooled solutions, as well as glass transitions and interface stability.

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SupercoolingEdited by Peter Wilson

Published: March 9th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1978

ISBN: 978-953-51-0113-0

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18348 Total Chapter Downloads

4 Crossref Citations

11 Web of Science Citations

5 Dimensions Citations

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1. Supercooling of Water

By Peter Wilson

4642

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2. Supercooling and Freezing Tolerant Animals

By David A. Wharton

4236

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3. Glass Transition Behavior of Aqueous Solution of Sugar-Based Surfactants

By Shigesaburo Ogawa and Shuichi Osanai

2294

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4. Suppressing Method of Supercooling State in Cool Box Using Membrane

By Seiji Okawa

1663

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5. Supercooling at Melt Growth of Single and Mixed Fluorite Compounds: Criteria of Interface Stability

By Jordan T. Mouchovski

1829

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6. Formation of Dissipative Structures During Crystallization of Supercooled Melts

By Leonid Tarabaev and Vladimir Esin

1581

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7. Phase Field Modeling of Dendritic Growth and Coarsening

By Zhang Yutuo

2103

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