Atmospherically relevant core-shell aerosol studied using optical trapping and Mie scattering. / Jones, Stephanie; King, Martin; Ward, AD.

In: Chemical Communications, Vol. 51, 2015, p. 4914-4917.

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Solid core–liquid shell aerosols have been trapped in a counter-propagating optical trap confirming potential core–shell morphology in the atmosphere. Mie spectroscopy can be used to measure the core radius and film thickness to 0.5 and 1 nm precision respectively and to measure the wavelength dependent refractive indices of silica (core) and oleic acid (shell).
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)4914-4917
Number of pages4
JournalChemical Communications
Early online date13 Feb 2015
Publication statusPublished - 2015
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