Light Scattering Experiments from Solutions of Ionic Micelles near the Critical Micelle Concentration
It is well known that amphiphilic molecules in water may self-aggregate to shield their hydrophobic portions from the solvent. The aggregates are called micelles. Measurements performed with many different techniques indicate that micelles are formed only above a given concentration of amphiphile, called the critical micelle concentration (cmc)1.
KeywordsCorrelation Function Critical Micelle Concentration Amphiphilic Molecule Hydrophobic Portion Light Scattering Experiment
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