Thermodynamic stability of droplets, bubbles and thick films in open and closed pores

@article{Gjennestad2019ThermodynamicSO,
  title={Thermodynamic stability of droplets, bubbles and thick films in open and closed pores},
  author={Magnus Aa. Gjennestad and Oivind Wilhelmsen},
  journal={Fluid Phase Equilibria},
  year={2019}
}

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Gibbs Ensemble Monte Carlo Simulation of Fluids in Confinement: Relation between the Differential and Integral Pressures

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