Definition of zeta potential in English:

zeta potential


  • The potential difference existing between the surface of a solid particle immersed in a conducting liquid (e.g. water) and the bulk of the liquid.

    ‘The zeta potential was calculated automatically from the measured electrophoretic mobility by using Smoluchowsk equation.’
    • ‘A corrosion inhibitor is preferably added to the ink composition to adjust the zeta potential.’


zeta potential

/ˈzādə pəˈten(t)SHəl/ /ˈzeɪdə pəˈtɛn(t)ʃəl/