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DoITPoMS Micrograph Library Full Record for Micrograph 853

Full Record for Micrograph 853

Micrograph no
853
Brief description
Colloidal polymethyl methacrylate
Keywords
Categories
System
Poly methyl methacrylate
Composition
Poly methyl methacrylate
Standard codes
Reaction
Processing
Applications
Sample preparation
Technique
Atomic force microscopy (AFM)
Length bar
200 nm
Further information
These colloidal particles (PMMA) are synthesized by polymerizing methyl-methacrylate, and have a nominal diameter of ~120 nm.
Contributor
Lucas Goehring
Organisation
Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, University of Cambridge
Date
12/08/10
Licence for re-use
Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share Alike 2.0 UK: England & Wales
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