Highlighting recent developments as well as future challenges, this series of volumes covers such topics as emulsions, nano-emulsions, nano-dispersions and novel techniques for their investigation. It also considers the fundamental approach in areas such as controlled release, drug delivery and various applications of nanotechnology.
After finishing his PhD at Alexandria University, Tharwat Tadros was appointed lecturer in Physical Chemistry (1962-1966) at the same University. Between 1966 and 1969, he spent a sabbatical at the Agricultural University of Wageningen and T.N.O in Delft, the Netherlands. Thereafter he worked at I.C.I. and ZENECA until 1994, where he researched various fields of surfactants, emulsions, suspensions, microemulsions, wetting spreading and adhesion, and rheology. During that period he was also appointed visiting professor at Imperial College London, Bristol University and Reading University. In 1992, he was elected President of the International Association of Colloid and Interface Science. Since leaving ZENECA, Dr Tadros has worked as a consultant for various industries and also given several courses in his specialized field. He is the recipient of two medals from the Royal Society of Chemistry in the UK, and has more than 250 scientific papers to his name.
Stabilization of Emulsions, Nano-Emulsions and Multiple Emulsions Using Hydrophobically Modified Inulin (Polyfructose) Interaction Forces in Emulsion Films Stabilized with Hydrophobically Modified Inulin (Polyfructose) and Correlation with Emulsion Stability Enhancement of Stabilization and Performance of Personal Care Formulations Using Polymeric Surfactants Effect of an External Force Field on Self-Ordering of Three-Phase Cellular Fluids in Two Dimensions The Physical Chemistry and Sensory Properties of Cosmetic Emulsions - Applications to Face Make-Up Foundations Nanoparticle Preparation by Miniemulsion Polymerization Recent Developments in Producing Monodisperse Emulsions Using Straight-Through Microchannel Array Devices Isotropic and Anisotropic Metal Nanoparticles Prepared by Inverse Microemulsion Preparation of Nanoemulsions by Spontaneous Emulsification and Stabilization with Poly(Caprolactone)-B-Poly(ethylene Oxide) Block Copolymers Routes Toward the Synthesis of Waterborne Acrylic/Clay Nanocomposites