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Microemulsions Background, New Concepts, Applications, Perspectives

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ISBN-10: 1405167823

ISBN-13: 9781405167826

Edition: 2009

Authors: Cosima Stubenrauch

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List price: $257.00
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
Publication date: 11/10/2008
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 400
Size: 7.11" wide x 9.88" long x 1.06" tall
Weight: 2.200
Language: English

List of Contributors.Preface.Some Thoughts about Microemulsions.Bj_rn Lindman
Phase Behaviour, Interfacial Tension and Microstructure of Microemulsions
Introduction
Phase behaviour
Interfacial tension
Microstructure
Conclusion
Scattering Techniques to Study the Microstructure of Microemulsions
Introduction
Scattering from droplet microemulsions
Scattering from bicontinuous microemulsions
Summary
Appendix
Formulation of Microemulsions
Basic concepts
Representation of formulation effects
Physico-chemical formulation yardsticks
Quality of formulation
Formulations for special purposes
Final comment
Effects of Polymers on the Properties of Microemulsions
Introduction
Amphiphilic polymers
Non-amphiphilic polymers
Reactions in Organised Surfactant Systems
Introduction
Motivation for surfactant systems as reaction media
Selected reactions
Engineering aspects
Conclusion
Microemulsions as Templates for Nanomaterials
Introduction
Preparation of nanocompounds
Metal and metal/polymer nanoparticles
Outlook
Non-Aqueous Microemulsions
Introduction
Self-assembly in polymer blends
Self-assembly in room temperature ionic liquids
Self-assembly in supercritical CO2
Self-assembly in non-aqueous polar solvents
Self-assembly in sugar glasses
Conclusions
Microemulsions in Cosmetics and Detergents
Introduction
Microemulsions in cosmetics
Microemulsions in detergency
Microemulsions: Pharmaceutical Applications
Introduction
Microemulsions
Applications in transdermal and dermal delivery
Applications in oral drug delivery
Applications in parenteral drug delivery
Applications in ocular drug delivery
Mucosal drug delivery
Microemulsions as templates for the synthesis of pharmaceutical nanocarriers
Application in pharmaceutical analysis
Future perspectives
Microemulsions in Large-Scale Applications
Introduction
Soil decontamination
Microemulsions in enhanced oil recovery
Degreasing of leather
Future Challenges
Introduction
Bicontinuous mi