Asphalt Asphalt (or), also known as bitumen, is a sticky, black and highly viscous liquid or semi-solid form of petroleum.
Bioasphalt Bioasphalt is an asphalt alternative made from non-petroleum based renewable resources.
Bitumen Bitumen is a mixture of organic liquids that are highly viscous, black, sticky, entirely soluble in carbon disulfide, and composed primarily of highly condensed polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons.
Colloid A colloid is a substance microscopically dispersed throughout another substance.
Colloid vibration current Colloid vibration current is an electroacoustic phenomenon that arises when ultrasound propagates through a fluid that contains ions and either solid particles or emulsion droplets.
Concrete (extraction) Concrete, in fragrance extraction, is a term for the waxy mass remaining after solvent extraction with hexane and other hydrophobic solvent.
Creaming (chemistry) Creaming, in the laboratory sense, is the migration of the dispersed phase of an emulsion, under the influence of buoyancy.
Creosote Creosote is the portion of chemical products obtained by the distillation of a tar that remains heavier than water, notably useful for its anti-septic and preservative properties.
Deep eutectic solvent A deep eutectic solvent or DES is a type of ionic solvent with special properties composed of a mixture which forms a eutectic with a melting point much lower than either of the individual...
Dispersion (chemistry) A dispersion is a system in which particles are dispersed in a continuous phase of a different composition (or state).
Dispersion medium Interface and colloid science is a branch of chemistry dealing with colloids, heterogeneous systems consisting of a mechanical mixture of particles between 1 nm and 1000 nm dispersed i...
Double layer (interfacial) A double layer (DL, also called an electrical double layer, EDL) is a structure that appears on the surface of an object when it is exposed to a fluid.
Dukhin number The Dukhin number (Du) is a dimensionless quantity that characterizes the contribution of the surface conductivity to various electrokinetic and electroacoustic effects, as well as to electr...
Electric sonic amplitude Electric sonic amplitude is an electroacoustic phenomenon that is the reverse to colloid vibration current.
Electric surface charge Electric surface charge practically always appears on an object surface when it is placed into a fluid.
Electrokinetic phenomena Electrokinetic phenomena are a family of several different effects that occur in heterogeneous fluids, or in porous bodies filled with fluid, or in a fast flow over a flat surface.
Emulsified fuel Emulsified Fuels are emulsions composed of water and a combustible liquid, either oil or a fuel.
Emulsified Fuels Emulsified Fuels are emulsions composed of water and a combustible liquid, either oil or a fuel.
Emulsion An emulsion is a mixture of two or more liquids that are normally immiscible (nonmixable or unblendable).
Homogeneous (chemistry) Homogeneous as a term in physical chemistry and material science refers to substances and mixtures which are in a single phase.
Interface and colloid science Interface and colloid science is an interdisciplinary intersection of branches of chemistry, physics, nanoscience and other fields dealing with colloids, heterogeneous systems consisting of a me...
Ion Vibration Current/Potential Ion Vibration Current/Potentialis an electric signal that arises when an acoustic wave propagates through a homogeneous fluid.
Mixed oxides of nitrogen Mixed oxides of nitrogen are solutions of nitric oxide in dinitrogen tetroxide/nitrogen dioxide.
Mixture In chemistry, a mixture is a material system made up of two or more different substances which are mixed but are not combined chemically.
Mond gas Mond gas is a cheap coal gas was used for most industrial heating purposes.
Nanofluidic Circuitry Nanofluidic Circuitry is a nanotechnology aiming for control of fluids in nanometer scale.
Nanofluidic circuitry Nanofluidic circuitry is a nanotechnology aiming for control of fluids in nanometer scale.
Neutra Phos Neutra Phos is a powder formulation of sodium and potassium phosphate.
Ouzo effect The ouzo effect (also louche effect and spontaneous emulsification) is a milky (louche) oil-in-water microemulsion that is formed when water is added to ouzo and other anise-flav...
Particle size distribution The particle size distribution of a powder, or granular material, or particles dispersed in fluid, is a list of values or a mathematical function that defines the relative amounts of particles p...
Particle-size distribution The particle-size distribution (PSD) of a powder, or granular material, or particles dispersed in fluid, is a list of values or a mathematical function that defines the relative amount, typicall...
Peptization Peptization is the process responsible for the formation of stable dispersion of colloidal particles in dispersion medium.
Petroleum Petroleum (L. petroleum, from Greek: πέτρα (rock) + oleum (oil)) is a naturally occurring, yellow-to-black liquid found in geologic formations beneath the Earth's surface, which is commonly refined into various types of fuels.
Pickering emulsion A Pickering emulsion is an emulsion that is stabilized by solid particles which adsorb onto the interface between the two phases.
Pitch (resin) Pitch is an archaic name for any of a number of viscoelastic, semi-solid polymers. Pitch can be made from petroleum products or plants. A natural semi-solid form of asphalt was, in the past, sometimes referred to as pitch. Pitch produced from plants is also known as resin.
Streaming Vibration Current/Potential Streaming Vibration Current/Potential (SVI) is an electric signal that arises when an acoustic wave propagates through a porous body in which the pores are filled with fluid.
Streaming vibration current/potential Streaming vibration current/potential is an electric signal that arises when an acoustic wave propagates through a porous body in which the pores are filled with fluid.
Sunscreen Sunscreen is a lotion, spray, gel or other topical product that absorbs or reflects some of the sun's ultraviolet radiation on the skin exposed to sunlight and thus helps protect against sunburn.
Surface conductivity Surface conductivity is an additional electric conductivity of fluid in the vicinity of a charged surface.
Tar Tar is a substance obtained from a variety of organic materials through destructive distillation.
Zeta potential titration Zeta potential titration is a titration of heterogeneous systems, such as colloids, emulsions, etc.