sedimentation balance

sedimentation balance

[‚sed·ə·mən′tā·shən ‚bal·əns]
(analytical chemistry)
A device to measure and record the weight of sediment (solid particles settled out of a liquid) versus time; used to determine particle sizes of fine solids.
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The list includes UV-Vis spectrophotometer, zeta potential, sediment photograph capturing, TEM (Transmission Electron Microscopy) and SEM (Scanning Electron Microscopy), light scattering, three omega and sedimentation balance method.