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Light Scattering Experiments from Solutions of Ionic Micelles near the Critical Micelle Concentration

  • Mario Corti
  • Vittorio Degiorgio
Part of the Nato Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (NSSB, volume 23)

Abstract

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.

Keywords

Correlation Function Critical Micelle Concentration Amphiphilic Molecule Hydrophobic Portion Light Scattering Experiment 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1977

Authors and Affiliations

  • Mario Corti
    • 1
  • Vittorio Degiorgio
    • 1
  1. 1.C.I.S.E.Segrate (Milano)Italy

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