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pol·y·e·lec·tro·lyte

 (pŏl′ē-ĭ-lĕk′trə-līt′)
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A polymer, such as a protein or some polysaccharides, having ionic or ionizable constituents.

polyelectrolyte

(ˌpɒlɪɪˈlɛktrəˌlaɪt)
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(Chemistry) chem a substance of polymeric molecules
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Noun1.polyelectrolyte - an electrolyte of high molecular weight
electrolyte - a solution that conducts electricity; "the proper amount and distribution of electrolytes in the body is essential for health"
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supply of polyelectrolytes for the water and sanitation facilities managed by the company aquona, Gestin de aguas de castilla, Sau, Under the terms and conditions set out in the tender conditions of the tender.
He explores contemporary research, potential applications, and future research directions for polyelectrolyte solutions relying on contributions from an international group of experts on the strengths and chemistry of polyelectrolyte solutions, their thermodynamic properties, the ionization equilibrium and potentiometric titration of weak polyelectrolytes, the molecular conformation of linear polyelectrolytes, and several other related subjects.
The preparation of polyelectrolyte multilayer (PEMs) thin films via the layer-by-layer assembly (LbL) of oppositely charged polyelectrolytes (PELs) on a charged surface was first introduced by Decher and co-workers in 1992.
According to the development requirement, the thin film nanofibrous composite (TFNC) membranes, containing nanofibrous substrate and polyelectrolytes separation layer (assembled by layer-by-layer), has a promising potential in heavy metal removal.
The second volume surveys applications, among them nanostructures electrodes assembled from metal nanoparticles and quantum dots in polyelectrolytes, designing polysaccharide multilayers for medical applications, designing capsules for drug loading and release, assembling polymer multilayers from organic solvents for biomolecular encapsulation, and remote and self-induced release from polyelectrolyte multilayer capsules.
Candidate polyelectrolytes include polyacrylic acid, poly(acrylamide acrylic acid), poly(acryl amide-co-acrylic acid), sodium polystyrene sulfonate, polyethylene imine, polypeptides, and copolymers.
The morphology of the TMC nanoparticle-doped polyelectrolytes showed fluorescent hollow cavities in the core of the nanoparticles with peripheral coatings due to PSS (Fig.
Volume 3 of the four-volume series focuses on paper production--fundamental properties of fibers, surface chemistry, mechanisms of adsorption of polyelectrolytes, acid and alkaline sizing, fluid mechanical behavior of suspensions, and web forming, pressing, and drying in a modern paper machine, as well as calandering and coating.
PEM films are an excellent alternative to other biocompatible surface coatings and provide the advantage of a longer biosensor lifetime because of the stable, non-biological nature of the polyelectrolytes from which they are formed.
5 mol/L NaCl) was applied for the even layers; the polyelectrolytes were obtained from Sigma-Aldrich.
Session 3 on stimuli responsive materials and coatings will include the following presentations: "Nanometer scale antimicrobial fibers based on cationic polyelectrolytes," Timothy E.
Gero Decher, now at the Louis Pasteur University and the Charles Sadron Institute in Strasbourg, France, reported making multilayered films using positively and negatively charged polymers, called polyelectrolytes.