Bulletin of Materials Science

, Volume 17, Issue 7, pp 1299–1306 | Cite as

Surfactants: materials for interface design and spontaneous formation of structures

  • C Manohar


This paper mostly describes the research on surfactant solutions performed at this centre in the past few years. A correlation between microemulsion structure and precipitation reaction of AgCl is described. Experimental and theoretical research culminating in the development of a theme for analysing the structure of colloidal systems is described. Recent results on the discovery of new viscoelastic surfactant systems are presented.


Surfactants cloud point mixed micelles viscoelasticity microemulsions 


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  • C Manohar
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  1. 1.Chemistry DivisionBhabha Atomic Research CentreBombayIndia

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