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 (ĭ-lĕk′trō-kə-nĕt′ĭks, -kī-)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The electrodynamics of heating effects and current distribution in electric networks.
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(ɪˌlɛktrəʊkɪˈnɛtɪks; -kaɪ-)
(General Physics) (functioning as singular) the branch of physics concerned with the motion of charged particles
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(ɪˌlɛk troʊ kɪˈnɛt ɪks, -kaɪ-)

n. (used with a sing. v.)
the branch of physics that deals with electricity in motion.
e•lec`tro•ki•net′ic, adj.
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Taking into account that these subjects are usually considered to be areas of colloidal science not necessarily closely associated with electrokinetics, the review is very thorough and systematic.
Chang, "Superfast Nonlinear Electrokinetics and Electrophoresis," J.
Thereby, the hydrocarbon removal is crucial, leading to apply several procedures, such as soil washing, chemical oxidation, electrokinetics, phytoremediation (Gitipour et al.
Castellanos, "Ac electrokinetics: a review of forces in microelectrode structures," Journal of Physics D: Applied Physic, vol.
To remediate heavy metal-contaminated soils, many effective techniques have been developed and employed, such as electrokinetics, phytoremediation, chemical extraction, vitrification, solidification, stabilization, and flotation [8-11].
Horno, "Electrokinetics of charged spherical colloidal particles taking into account the effect ofion size constraints," Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, vol.
The Poisson equations with discontinuities across irregular interfaces emerge in applications such as multiphase flows with and without phase change, in heat transfer, in electrokinetics, or in the modeling of biomolecules' electrostatics.
(6.) Rout, MTK, Sengupta, DK, "Electrokinetics of Ti[O.sub.2] in the Interpretation of Its Dispersion Characteristics." Surf.
Green, AC Electrokinetics: Colloids and Nanoparticles, Research Studies Press, 1st edition, 2002.
Jackson, "Borehole electrokinetics," Leading Edge, vol.