Surface Tension

Known as: Surface Tensions, Tension, Surface, Tensions, Surface 
The force acting on the surface of a liquid, tending to minimize the area of the surface. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
We present a new continuum solvation model based on the quantum mechanical charge density of a solute molecule interacting with a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Understanding the complementary roles of surface energy and roughness on natural nonwetting surfaces has led to the development… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We study the stability of steady nonlinear waves on the surface of an infinitely deep fluid [1, 2]. In section 1, the equations… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
A new method for modeling surface tension effects on fluid motion has been developed. Interfaces between fluids of different… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
During embryonic development, certain tissues stream to their destinations by liquidlike spreading movements. According to the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The Surface Evolver is a computer program that minimizes the energy of a surface subject to constraints. The surface is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
We demonstrate in this work that the surface tension, water-organic solvent, transfer-free energies and the thermodynamics of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
It is demonstrated that, while the Lifshitz-van der Waals (rLW) and the polar, Lewis acid-base (rAB) surface tension components… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Two Bacillus species were studied which produced bioemulsifiers; however, they were distinctly different compounds. Bacillus sp… (More)
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Highly Cited
1959
Highly Cited
1959
Recent observations suggest that a low surface tension may be an important attribute of the lining of the air passages of the… (More)
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