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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
The present study demonstrates the creation of a stable, superhydrophobic surface using the nanoscale roughness inherent in a… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Recent advances in understanding dynamic surface tensions (DSTs) of surfactant solutions are discussed. For pre-CMC solutions of… Expand
Review
1997
Review
1997
Macroscopic thin liquid films are entities that are important in biophysics, physics, and engineering, as well as in natural… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Abstract A new method for modeling surface tension effects on fluid motion has been developed. Interfaces between fluids of… Expand
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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… Expand
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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1974
Highly Cited
1974
Abstract The equilibrium configurations of rotating charged or gravitating liquid masses with surface tension are investigated… Expand
Highly Cited
1968
Highly Cited
1968
We study the stability of steady nonlinear waves on the surface of an infinitely deep fluid [1, 2]. In section 1, the equations… Expand