Peter Cummings Research Group Vanderbilt Univeristy
Nanobridge

Self-Assembly of Reversed Micelles
in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide

Text under development.

Schematic of reversed micelle in supercritical carbon dioxide:schematic of reversed micelle in supercritical carbon dioxide

Time evolution of aggregates in simulation; only water and surfactants molecules are shown.
Snapshots of the simulation taken at following times - (a) 5 ps (b) 20 ps (c) 100 ps (d) 1000 p: Time evolution of aggregates in simulation:

Schematic of surfactant molecules showing color coding:
Schematic of surfactant molecules showing color coding:

Visualizations*

*All Quicktime and MPEG visualizations were created using MDVIZ, developed in our group. See Elwasif, W. R., Moore, J. D., Cummings, P. T., and Ward, R. C., "MDVIZ: A molecular dynamics visualization toolkit," University of Tennessee Department of Computer Science Technical Report UT-CS-99-437. December 1999. UT-CS technical reports can be accessed at here.

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