monomolecular


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monomolecular

 [mon″o-mo-lek´u-ler]
pertaining to a single molecule or to a layer one molecule thick.

mon·o·mo·lec·u·lar

(mon'ō-mō-lek'yū-lăr),
1. Synonym(s): unimolecular
2. Relating to a singular molecular entity.

monomolecular

/mono·mo·lec·u·lar/ (-mo-lek´u-ler) pertaining to a single molecule or to a layer one molecule thick.

monomolecular

pertaining to a single molecule or to a layer one molecule thick.
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Molecules of additives on the basis of oxyphenol oligomer are adsorbed on the surface of particles, forming a monomolecular layer.
Therefore, to test patterns of growth, one needs to examine the significance (at an appropriate alpha level) of the estimated parameter m against a null of 0, which is the monomolecular shape.
When this monomolecular layer covers the surface, the capacity of the adsorbent is exhausted.
This indicated that monomolecular micropore filling adsorption occurred (Hu and Srinivasan 1999, Park and Jung 2002).
In this way, the target was an iron (III) oxide thin layer obtaining on carbon nano-tubes surface, a monomolecular layer ideally, which could act like a failure on carbon nano-tubes agglomerates (Advani, 2007).
Evidently it is connected with the insolubility of MDMO-PPV in methanol; hence heteropolyacid clusters could penetrate the MDMOPPV film only to a depth close to the monomolecular surface layer.
Poor light fastness for dye based Ink Jet print is the fact that dyes are present in monomolecular state and large surface area of dyes provides an efficient light absorption.
Penlidis, "Simulation of Styrene Polymerization by Monomolecular and Bimolecular Nitroxide-Mediated Radical Processes Over a Range of Reaction Conditions," Macromol.
In its active form it exists as a monomolecular film of lipids, primarily phospholipids, at the air-liquid interface of the lung.
These studies are part of a wider project involving the study of multi-component alkanethiol self-assembled monolayers (SAMs), which consist of two or more different types of alkanethiols adsorbed as a single monomolecular film on metal surfaces.
A new strategy to improve the Haemocompatibility of materials using monomolecular layer immobilization of albumin adsorbing drugs", Biomacromolecules, (submitted, under review) 2006.
The fraction of bound water can be estimated from the numbers of monomolecular water layers, their thickness, the surface area, and the bulk density (Dirksen and Dasberg 1993).