Persistance length of semi-flexible polymers using DLS

  • Zimbitas, Georgina (Academic)
  • Tassieri, Manlio (Principal Investigator)

Project: Research

Project Details


Using DLS to measure properties of aqueous solutions of semi-flexible polymers, and Matlab to produce a user-friendly script to analyse the data and calculate properties such at the persistence length of the polymers.

Layman's description

Light scattering techniques are used to determine stiffness of certain polymers
Effective start/end date8/01/1910/01/20