Winsor Microemulsions: Evidence for Bicontinuous Structure By X-Rays and Neutron Scattering

  • C. Taupin
  • R. Ober
  • J.-P. Cotton
  • L. Auvray
Part of the Ettore Majorana International Science Series book series (EMISS, volume 41)


Since the early model of ordered bicontinuous structures generated by minimal surfaces proposed by Scriven[1], two models of random bicontinuous structures[2–4] have been published in which the local curvature of the surfactant film strongly fluctuates.


Surfactant Concentration Persistence Length Interfacial Film Polymer Flooding Spontaneous Curvature 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • C. Taupin
    • 1
  • R. Ober
    • 1
  • J.-P. Cotton
    • 2
  • L. Auvray
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Laboratoire de Physique de la Matière CondenséeCollege de FranceParis Cedex 05France
  2. 2.Laboratoire Léon BrillouinCEA-CEN SaclayGif-sur-Yvette CedexFrance

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