Modern Approaches to Wettability

Theory and Applications

  • Malcolm E. Schrader
  • George I. Loeb

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxv
  2. J. K. Spelt, D. Li, A. W. Neumann
    Pages 101-142
  3. Atsushi Takahara
    Pages 179-212
  4. Frank J. Holly
    Pages 213-248
  5. H. J. Busscher
    Pages 249-261
  6. James W. Mihm, George Loeb
    Pages 263-278
  7. Shmuel Yariv
    Pages 279-326
  8. Willard D. Bascom
    Pages 359-373
  9. Clifford K. Schoff
    Pages 375-395
  10. Joseph L. Katz, Jin Sheng Sheu, Jer Ru Maa
    Pages 423-434
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 435-451

About this book


Striking a balance between applied and theoretical research, this work details many of the uses of wettability and interprets experimental data from a variety of viewpoints, including the 'separation of forces' and the 'equation of state approaches.'


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Editors and affiliations

  • Malcolm E. Schrader
    • 1
  • George I. Loeb
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Institute of ChemistryThe Hebrew University of JerusalemJerusalemIsrael
  2. 2.Geomar AssociatesBethesdaUSA
  3. 3.Ship Materials Engineering DepartmentDavid Taylor Research CenterAnnapolisUSA

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