Journal article

The size of particle aggregates produced by flocculation with PNIPAM, as a function of temperature

Elizaveta Burdukova, Naoyuki Ishida, Timothy Shaddick, George V Franks

Journal of Colloid and Interface Science | ACADEMIC PRESS INC ELSEVIER SCIENCE | Published : 2011

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by Freeport-McMoran through the Australian Minerals Science Research Institute (AMSRI)


Awarded by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science


Funding Acknowledgements

The authors acknowledge the financial support from the Australian Research Council, AMIRA International, BHP/Billiton, Rio Tinto, Orica, Anglo Platinum, Xstrata, Areva NC and Freeport-McMoran through the Australian Minerals Science Research Institute (AMSRI) (LP0667828), as well as support from the Core-to-Core Program promoted by Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (Project No. 18004). The authors would also like to acknowledge the contribution of Dr. J.P. O'Shea, who synthesised the polymer used in this study, as well as Dr. N. Fukuda and Mr. J. Manaka, for their technical assistance with the AFM force measurements.