Microemulsions and other organized assemblies as media of fractal dimensions. A luminescence probe study

  • P. Lianos
Amphiphile Solutions
Part of the Progress in Colloid & Polymer Science book series (PROGCOLLOID, volume 76)


Luminescence decay profiles in the presence of quenchers have been studied in water-in-oil microemulsions and lecithin vesicles. The application of various decay models has been critically examined. It was found that fractal modeling can be applied to describe decay in microemulsions when they allow quenching exchange between microdroplets. Preliminary results show that fractal modeling can also be applied to large lecithin vesicles.

Key words

Fractal modeling organized assemblies luminescence 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Lianos
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  1. 1.School of EngineeringUniversity of PatrasPatrasGreece

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