Visualization of crystallization processes in the near-wall layer of a water drop
The use of the frustrated total internal reflection method to visualize and investigate the process of water crystallization in a thin near-wall layer (of the order of hundreds of nanometers) is considered.
Keywordsfrustrated total internal reflection crystallization visualization boundary layer
This research was supported by the Russian Foundation for Basic Research (Grant No. 12-08-31208).
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