de Leeuw, NH;
Co-adsorption of surfactants and water at inorganic solid surfaces.
1502 - 1503.
Computer simulations of the co-adsorption of water and methanoic acid at a range of surface features of calcite and fluorite minerals have shown that the relative adsorption energies for the two minerals are reversed when solvent effects are included in the calculations, a finding which is important in the search for effective surfactant reagents in flotation techniques, which are used extensively in the mining and pharmaceutical industries and in environmental remediation processes.
|Title:||Co-adsorption of surfactants and water at inorganic solid surfaces|
|UCL classification:||UCL > School of BEAMS > Faculty of Maths and Physical Sciences
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