AbstractsEarth & Environmental Science

The nature of molecular films of oleic acid on quartz

by Kenneth Lee Keating

Institution: Missouri University of Science and Technology
Year: 1950
Record ID: 1503077
Full text PDF: http://hdl.handle.net/10355/18062


"The purpose of this research was to show the nature of oleic acid on quartz mineral by transferring calcium oleate films, known to be monomolecular and of a definite orientation, to the surface of a piece of quartz, and measuring the resulting coated mineral by contact angle technique" – Introduction, p. 1.