Research

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Sea water -air interface. Camel, California.

From Israelachvili’s book “Intermolecular and Surface Forces”, 2011. Dynamic friction phase diagrams showing the variation of the friction and adhesion forces with (a) sliding velocity, and (b) temperature, which are related by the time-temperature superposition principle (Ferry, 1980).

 

 

A glance into some of our current research projects:

The group has expertise in Atomic Force Microscopy, Surface Forces Apparatus, rheology, QCM, x-ray scattering, and spectroscopy techniques, among others.