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CHE 582 - Interfacial and Colloidal Phenomena with Applications

Course Title: 

Interfacial and Colloidal Phenomena with Applications

Course Description: 

Applications of the basic principles of physical chemistry, surfactants and interfacial phenomena, surface and interfacial tension, adsorption of surfactants from solutions, spreading, contact angles, wetting, electro kinetic phenomena, rheology, dynamic interfacial properties, mass transport across interfaces. Applications include emulsions, foams, dispersions, tribology, detergency, flotation, enhanced oil recovery, suspension, emulsion polymerization and liquid membranes.

Credit: 

(3-0-3)

Prerequisite: 

[(CHE 351 with min. grade of C) OR (CHE 451 with min. grade of C)] AND [(CHE 406 with min. grade of C)]

Corequisite: 

None