Complexes of Surfactant Micelles with Polymers in Aqueous Liquid Systems


  • O. P. Artykulnyi Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Faculty of Physics, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research
  • V. I. Petrenko BCMaterials, Basque Centre for Materials, Applications and Nanostructures
  • M. V. Avdeev Joint Institute for Nuclear Research
  • L. A. Bulavin Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Faculty of Physics



micelles, surfactants, surfactant-polymer complexes


Researches on the structural self-organization and aggregation in aqueous liquid systems of surfactants and polymers have been reviewed. Main attention is focused on the results obtained for the interaction of ionic surfactants with non-ionic polymers. Capabilities of the small-angle neutron scattering and neutron reflectometry methods for the study of the micellar structure, micelle-polymer aggregates, and complex multicomponent systems with nanoparticles are considered. Brief information is provided on some complementary methods used for the structural analysis of liquid systems with self-organization.


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How to Cite

Artykulnyi, O. P., Petrenko, V. I., Avdeev, M. V., & Bulavin, L. A. (2020). Complexes of Surfactant Micelles with Polymers in Aqueous Liquid Systems. Ukrainian Journal of Physics, 65(9), 784.



Physics of liquids and liquid systems, biophysics and medical physics

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