Water behaves like a viscous fluid on the nano-scale

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Research conducted by scientists in the USA has shown that water exhibits very different properties when it is confined to channels less than 2 nm wide - behaving much like a viscous fluid with a viscosity approaching that of molasses.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)8
Number of pages1
JournalMembrane Technology
Issue number8
StatePublished - Aug 2007

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Food Science
  • General Chemistry
  • General Materials Science
  • General Environmental Science
  • Energy Engineering and Power Technology
  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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