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Material Properties of Mixtures

  • Samo Kralj
Conference paper

Abstract

In recent years we face an increasing interest in material properties of mixtures. Of particular interest are mixtures displaying behaviour that neither of the pure constituents exhibit. In some cases such behaviour hinges on simple physical concepts, giving rise to universal macroscopic responses (i.e. independent of microscopic details).

Keywords

Finite Size Effect Liquid Crystal Phase Smectic Layer Tensor Order Parameter Pure Constituent 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Samo Kralj
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of Natural Sciences and MathematicsUniversity of Maribor, Slovenia and Jožef Stefan InstituteLjubljanaSlovenia

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