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Electrostatic depletion forces between planar surfaces
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10.1063/1.2908738
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http://aip.metastore.ingenta.com/content/aip/journal/jcp/128/16/10.1063/1.2908738
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Image of FIG. 1.
FIG. 1.

The density as a function of position for and (i) (solid line) and (ii) (dotted line) The thin lines are for , and the thick lines give the result when and are optimized.

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FIG. 2.

The surface tension as predicted by the variational theory: (i) (solid line), (ii) (dashed line), and (iii) (dotted line). The thin lines give the result when , and the thick lines are from the full variational theory.

Image of FIG. 3.
FIG. 3.

The variation of the (a) thickness and (b) inverse screening length of the depletion layer with the reduced electrolyte concentration for (i) (solid line), (ii) (dashed line), and (iii) (dotted line). The inset is for the case where .

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FIG. 4.

Comparison between this work (lines) and simulation data by Henderson et al. (Ref. 34) (symbols). Note that and . (i) , , and (solid line and squares), (ii) , , and (dotted line and circles), and (iii) , , and (dashed line and diamonds).

Image of FIG. 5.
FIG. 5.

The density in the middle of the plates as a function of plate separation for (i) , (solid line), (ii) , (dotted line), (iii) , (dashed line), and (iv) , (dashed-dotted line). The thin lines are for , and the thick lines give the result when and are optimized.

Image of FIG. 6.
FIG. 6.

The variation of the (a) thickness and the (b) inverse screening length of the depletion layer as a function of plate separation and (i) (solid line) and (ii) (dotted line). The thin lines are for , and the thick lines give the result when .

Image of FIG. 7.
FIG. 7.

The pressure as a function of plate separation for: (i) , (solid line), (ii) , (dotted line), and (iii) , (dashed line). The thin lines are for , and the thick lines give the result when and are optimized.

Image of FIG. 8.
FIG. 8.

The difference between the pressure and the screened van der Waals pressure as a function of plate separation for: (i) (solid line), (ii) (dashed line), and (iii) (dotted line). The inset gives the corresponding screened van der Waals pressure.

Image of FIG. 9.
FIG. 9.

The variation of the pressure as a function of bulk screening length at constant plate-plate separation for . (i) (solid line) and (ii) (dotted line). The thin lines are for , and the thick lines give the result when and are optimized.

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Scitation: Electrostatic depletion forces between planar surfaces
http://aip.metastore.ingenta.com/content/aip/journal/jcp/128/16/10.1063/1.2908738
10.1063/1.2908738
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