Capillary Condensation in Confined Media
Charlaix , Elisabeth
Ciccotti , Matteo
- Publisher: HAL CCSD
wetting | Physics - Fluid Dynamics | capillary condensation | confined fluids | AFM | Condensed Matter - Materials Science | [ PHYS.PHYS.PHYS-FLU-DYN ] Physics [physics]/Physics [physics]/Fluid Dynamics [physics.flu-dyn] | [ PHYS.COND.CM-MS ] Physics [physics]/Condensed Matter [cond-mat]/Materials Science [cond-mat.mtrl-sci] | SFA
28 pages - To appear in 2010 in the Handbook of Nanophysics - Vol 1 - Edited by Klaus Sattler - CRC Press; We review here the physics of capillary condensation of liquids in confined media, with a special regard to the application in nanotechnologies. The thermodynamics...