Wetting behavior in three‐component polymer blends

R. C. Desai, C. Yeung, J. Noolandi

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Abstract

We determine the interfacial properties of a three‐component polymer blend in three‐phase coexistence. We discuss how the presence of the third component affects the behavior of the interface between two phases. We demonstrate the existence of a wetting transition in which one of the minority phases wets the other. Our results indicate that both first‐ and second‐order wetting transitions occur.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)375-377
Number of pages3
JournalActa Polymerica
Volume45
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 1994

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Chemical Engineering(all)
  • Polymers and Plastics

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