Possible water cluster formation by dilution and succussions

  • G. S. Anagnostatos
  • P. Pissis
  • K. Viras

Abstract

While the formation of stable water clusters in no-water environment is well established, the present study, for the first time, proposes an approach of producing stable water clusters in water environment. The approach involves sequential dilutions and succussions of water extracts, where here chamomile extract is taken as an exmple. The approach uses solutions far beyond the Avogardo number in order to secure that such formations are not those formed around the impurity (chamomile) molecules. By using dielectric relaxation spectroscopy and differential scanning calorimetry techniques experimental evidence was obtained for the existence of such water clusters.

Keywords

Calorimetry Macromolecule 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. S. Anagnostatos
    • 1
  • P. Pissis
    • 2
  • K. Viras
    • 3
  1. 1.Institute of Nuclear PhysicsNational Center for Scientific Research “Demokritos”Greece
  2. 2.Physics DepartmentNational Technical Univerity of AthensAthensGreece
  3. 3.Physical Chemistry DepartmentKapodistrian Univerity of AthensAthensGreece

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