ISBN: 019512197X
Title: The Structure and Rheology of Complex Fluids
(Topics in Chemical Engineering)
Author: Ronald G. Larson
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Publication Date: 1998-11-26
Number Of Pages: 688
Average Amazon Rating: 4.5
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Complex fluids are substances that are neither really liquid nor really solid in the classical sense. They include polymers,

colloids, emulsions, forms, gels, liquid crystals, surfacants, and other materials that form flowable microstructures. These

substances are important in industries producing polymers, such as plastic packaging, colloids, such as paint, foods, such as

ketchup, and consumer products, such as toothpaste or shampoo, as well as countless other products in the petroleum, microel