Analytical modeling of micelle growth. 2. Molecular thermodynamics of mixed aggregates and scission energy in wormlike micelles.

@article{Danov2019AnalyticalMO,
  title={Analytical modeling of micelle growth. 2. Molecular thermodynamics of mixed aggregates and scission energy in wormlike micelles.},
  author={Krassimir D. Danov and Peter A. Kralchevsky and Simeon D. Stoyanov and Joanne L. Cook and Ian Stott},
  journal={Journal of colloid and interface science},
  year={2019},
  volume={551},
  pages={
          227-241
        }
}

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