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Effect of moderate magnetic fields on the surface tension of aqueous liquids: a reliable assessment

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We precisely measure the effect of moderate magnetic field intensity on the surface tension of liquids, by placing pendant drops inside uniform fields where bulk forces due to gradients are eliminated. The surface tension of water is unaffected while that of paramagnetic salt solutions slightly decreases with increasing field strength.

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The article was received on 31 Jan 2019, accepted on 23 Mar 2019 and first published on 29 Mar 2019


Article type: Paper
DOI: 10.1039/C9RA00849G
Citation: RSC Adv., 2019,9, 10030-10033
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    Effect of moderate magnetic fields on the surface tension of aqueous liquids: a reliable assessment

    M. Hayakawa, J. Vialetto, M. Anyfantakis, M. Takinoue, S. Rudiuk, M. Morel and D. Baigl, RSC Adv., 2019, 9, 10030
    DOI: 10.1039/C9RA00849G

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