electrocapillarity

electrocapillarity

[i‚lek·trō‚kap·ə′lar·əd·ē]
(physics)
A change in the surface tension of a liquid caused by an electric field at the surface.
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During the late 19th century, Gabriel Lippmann discovered electrocapillarity, and it has been a staple in the field of electrochemistry ever since.
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