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Viscosity of Emulsions

Naturevolume 207pages742743 (1965) | Download Citation



AN iterative process, using Vand's formula1, appears almost always to be successful in obtaining a linear plot of the results of measurements of the viscosity of emulsions at varying contents of the disperse phase. The process can be carried out conveniently by means of a high-speed computer, and results are given for three dispersions, of which two are bituminous.

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    Vand, V., J. Phys. Coll. Chem., 52, 277 (1948).

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    Vand, V., J. Phys. Coll. Chem., 52, 305 (1948).

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    Black, D. J., Master of Technology Thesis, The University of New South Wales (1963).

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  1. School of Highway Engineering, University of New South Wales, Kensington, Australia

    • W. H. COGILL


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