Probing interaction forces in colloidal monolayers: Inversion of structural data

  title={Probing interaction forces in colloidal monolayers: Inversion of structural data},
  author={Manuel Quesada-P{\'e}rez and Arturo Moncho-Jord{\'a} and Francisco J. Mart{\'i}nez-L{\'o}pez and Roque Hidalgo-{\'A}lvarez},
  journal={Journal of Chemical Physics},
The knowledge of the potential between interacting colloidal particles is essential to describe and control the aggregation processes in which they are involved. However, interaction forces also bring out spatial ordering phenomena, which has been used to obtain helpful information on them in three-dimensional dispersions. In this paper we look into this possibility for colloidal monolayers spread at the water–air interface. The radial distribution function has been determined for an assembly… 

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