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Soft matter characterization

Author: Redouane Borsali; Robert Pecora
Publisher: New York ; [London] : Springer, ©2008.
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Progress in basic soft matter research is driven largely by the experimental techniques available. Much of the work is concerned with understanding them at the microscopic level, especially at the nanometer length scales that give soft matter studies a wide overlap with nanotechnology. This 2 volume reference work, split into 4 parts, presents detailed discussions of many of the major techniques commonly used as  Read more...
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Borsali, Redouane.
Soft-matter characterization.
New York : Springer, ©2008
(DLC) 2008925132
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Redouane Borsali; Robert Pecora
ISBN: 9781402044649 140204464X 1402044658 9781402044656 9781402082900 1402082908
OCLC Number: 302304487
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Volume I: Part I: Basic Concepts of Scattering --
Rod-like particles and Semi-rigid Polymers --
Theory of Polyelectrolytes --
Star Polymers and Dendrimers --
Micelles --
Brush-like Polymers --
Part II: Static Light Scattering --
Dynamic Light Scattering (DLS) --
Light Scattering in Shear Fields --
Fluorescence Recovery After Photobleaching --
Forced Rayleigh Scattering (FRS) --
Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy (FCS) --
Dynamics of Block Copolymer disordered state: RPA approach. Light Scattering by Polysaccharides --
Gels. Volume II: Part III: Neutron Scattering: SANS --
SANS Liquid Crystal --
Adsorption of polyelectrolyte micelles as studied with neutron reflectivity and ellipsometry --
X-ray Scattering: SAXS/WAXS and ASAXS --
X-Ray (XPCS) --
SAXS of Polyelectrolytes --
SAXS of Block Copolymer --
SAXS by Proteins --
Part IV: Imaging of Membranes (AFM) --
Vesicles/micelles/rods and Imaging --
Polymers at Interfaces (AFM, etc) --
Cryo-TEM --
Tweezers and Fluorescence microscopy --
Single Molecule Microscopy --
DNA Manipulation --
Brush-like Polymers --
Proteines/AFM.
Responsibility: editors, Redouane Borsali and Robert Pecora.

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