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A Simple Microwave Argument about the Changes of Structure of Water in Solutions of Macromolecules

  • J. Tigyi
  • G. Masszi
  • L. Koszorus

Abstract

The water binding properties of polyvinyl alcohol and 1,4-dioxane have been investigated by us previously (Masszi et al., 1976; Koszorus, Masszi, 1982). It was found that the average wavelength of dielectric relaxation of water is greater in solutions of non-electrolytes than it is in pure water, furthermore the microviscosity of the water is proportional to the relaxation time.

Keywords

Dielectric Constant Polyethylene Glycol Dielectric Relaxation Orientation Polarization Static Dielectric Constant 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. Tigyi
    • 1
  • G. Masszi
    • 1
  • L. Koszorus
    • 1
  1. 1.Biophysical Institute of Medical UniversityPécsHungary

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