Document Detail

Adhesion of microcapsules.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16893199     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
The adhesion of microcapsules to an attractive contact potential is studied theoretically. The axisymmetric shape equations are solved numerically. Beyond a universal threshold strength of the potential, the contact radius increases in proportion to the square root of the strength. Scaling functions for the corresponding amplitudes are derived as a function of the elastic parameters.
Peter Graf; Reimar Finken; Udo Seifert
Related Documents :
22714239 - Ultrathin and broadband high impedance surface absorbers based on metamaterial substrates.
18529929 - On the optical generation and detection of high frequency ultrasounds: thermal and non-...
22107589 - Anomalous diffusion of a polymer chain in an unentangled melt.
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Langmuir : the ACS journal of surfaces and colloids     Volume:  22     ISSN:  0743-7463     ISO Abbreviation:  Langmuir     Publication Date:  2006 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-08-08     Completed Date:  2007-08-17     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9882736     Medline TA:  Langmuir     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  7117-9     Citation Subset:  -    
II. Institut für Theoretische Physik, Universität Stuttgart, 70550 Stuttgart, Germany.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine

Previous Document:  No intrinsic depletion layer on a polystyrene thin film at a water interface.
Next Document:  Electronic structure of the surface of the ionic liquid [EMIM][Tf(2)N] studied by metastable impact ...