Mixtures of anionic and cationic surfactants in water display interesting phase behavior and a range of microstructures, including small micelles, rod-like micelles, lamellar phases and vesicles. This chapter reviews the properties of these mixtures with a focus on the experimental and theoretical aspects of vesicle formation and stability.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Mixed Surfactant Systems, Second Edition, Revised and Expanded|
|Number of pages||50|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2004|
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