Water behaves like a viscous fluid on the nano-scale

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Abstract

Research conducted by scientists in the USA has shown that water exhibits very different properties when it is confined to channels less than 2 nm wide - behaving much like a viscous fluid with a viscosity approaching that of molasses.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages1
JournalMembrane Technology
Volume2007
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 2007

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Food Science
  • Chemistry(all)
  • Materials Science(all)
  • Environmental Science(all)
  • Energy Engineering and Power Technology
  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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