(Graph Presented) Nanopools of water in ionic liquids: The surfactant AOT forms reverse micelles with water domains in a hydrophobic ionic liquid in the presence of 1-hexanol (see optically transparent sample B, in figure). These nanopools increase in size with increasing water content.
- Ionic liquids
- Reverse micelles
- Water pool
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- Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
- Physical and Theoretical Chemistry