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270163 UE Research Examples Soft Materials (2021S)

Hot Topics in Physical and Materials Chemistry

4.00 ECTS (4.00 SWS), SPL 27 - Chemie
Continuous assessment of course work


Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).


max. 15 participants
Language: English



Currently no class schedule is known.


Aims, contents and method of the course

Research examples from fluid interfaces, their interactions with solids and derived soft materials. Topics include: Modern aspects of wetting and capillarity, Organised surfactant systems, Colloidal particles at liquid interfaces, Nanostructured materials, Anisotropic colloidal particles, Foams and emulsions stabilised by surfactants and/or solid particles.

Assessment and permitted materials

- report in form of a 4 page communication manuscript (RSC Chemical Communications)

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

- satisfactory laboratory report

Examination topics

Reading list

Association in the course directory

PC-1, B.2

Last modified: Fr 28.05.2021 09:49