Wetting from Mixtures of Flexible Chains

  • U. Steiner
  • J. Klein
  • E. Eiser
  • A. Budkowski
  • L. Fetters
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 323)


The behavior of liquids on surfaces is a matter of everyday experience. The physics of this behavior is determined by the strength and nature of the surface interactions. These act only over microscopic distances, but determine the formation of common macroscopic features such as drops or thin films on a surface.


Surface Interaction Polymer Mixture Coexistence Curve Binary Liquid Mixture Complete Wetting 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • U. Steiner
    • 1
  • J. Klein
    • 1
  • E. Eiser
    • 1
  • A. Budkowski
    • 1
    • 2
  • L. Fetters
    • 3
  1. 1.Dept. of Materials and InterfacesWeizmann InstituteRehovotIsrael
  2. 2.on leave from Jagellonian UniversityCracowPoland
  3. 3.Exxon Research and Engineering CorporationAnnandaleUSA

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