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Editorial board


  • A. Amirfazli
  • R. Miller
    Max Planck Institute (MPI) of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam, Germany
  • R. Sedev
    University of South Australia, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

Editorial Board

  • M. Aratono
    Fukuoka, Japan
  • J. Berg
    Seattle, Washington, USA
  • V. Bertola
    Liverpool, England, UK
  • H.-J. Butt
    Mainz, Germany
  • F. Caruso
    Parkville, Victoria, Australia
  • W. Drenkhan
    Orsay-Cedex, France
  • S.S. Dukhin
    Newark, New Jersey, USA
  • V. Fainerman
    Donetsk, Ukraine
  • J. Hao
    Jinan, China
  • T.D. Karapantsios
    Thessaloniki, Greece
  • P Kralchevsky
    Sofia, Bulgaria
  • K.Y. Law
    Penfield, New York, USA
  • L. Liggieri
    Genova, Italy
  • B. Lindman
    Lund, Sweden
  • A. Marmur
    Haifa, Israel
  • G. McHale
    Nottingham, England, UK
  • E. Mileva
    Sofia, Bulgaria
  • A.V. Nguyen
    Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
  • R.G. Rubio
    Madrid, Spain
  • V.M. Starov
    Loughborough, UK
  • K.J. Stebe
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
  • M. Textor
    Zürich, Switzerland
  • N. Tufenkji
    Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • O.D. Velev
    Raleigh, North Carolina, USA
  • D. Vollhardt
    Berlin, Germany
  • E.J. Wanless
  • G. Warr
    Sydney, Australia

Honarary Editor

  • T.F. Tadros