This book is based on the proceedings of the conference "The role of surfactants in new and emerging technology". It examines the position of surfactants in the new growth areas, and describes the needs for surfactant research to facilitate advances in those areas.
1. The Use of Surfactants in Liquid Developers for Electronic Printing 2. Possible Applications of Surfactants in Microelectronics 3. The Role of the Surfactant in Magnetic Recording Media 4. The Use of Surfactants in the Processing of High-Technology Electronic Ceramics 5. Surfactants in Advanced Battery Technology 6. Surfactants and Biotechnology 7. Surfactants in Novel Separation Techniques 8. An Overview of Surfactant-Based Separation Processes 9. NALCOs Hydrocarbon Emission Control Process: A Novel Pollution Control Method