Measurement Techniques

, Volume 56, Issue 3, pp 271–274 | Cite as

Visualization of crystallization processes in the near-wall layer of a water drop

  • I. N. Pavlov
  • B. S. Rinkevichyus
  • A. V. Tolkachev

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.


frustrated 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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Authors and Affiliations

  • I. N. Pavlov
    • 1
  • B. S. Rinkevichyus
    • 1
  • A. V. Tolkachev
    • 1
  1. 1.Moscow Power Engineering Institute (Technical University)MoscowRussia

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