1st Edition

Colloid And Surface Properties Of Clays And Related Minerals

ISBN 9780367447038
Published December 2, 2019 by CRC Press
312 Pages

USD $69.95

Prices & shipping based on shipping country


Book Description

Discusses measuring the surface properties of flat or particulate solids with contact angles of drops of high-energy liquids deposited on solid surfaces or via the thin-layer wicking technique. It focuses on Lifshitz-van der Waals, Lewis acid-base, and electrical double layer interactions.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Applications of Clays and Clay Minerals 3. Clay Minerals 4. Other Mineral Colloids 5. Theory of Colloids 6. Measurement of Surface Thermodynamic Properties 7. Electrokinetic Methods 8. Interactions Between Colloids 9. Surface Thermodynamic Properties of Minerals 10. Biological Interactions with Mineral Particles

View More



Giese, Rossman F.; van Oss, Carel J.