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Properties of Liquid Films in Fine-Pored Systems

Nature volume 135, pages 186187 (02 February 1935) | Download Citation



THE properties of liquids, and in particular of water, when held by finely porous material, are of interest to workers in both the pure and applied fields. A growing mass of evidence points to the necessity of assuming a modification in properties of such liquid films even in thicknesses corresponding with many molecular layers.

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