Grid-based dynamic electronic publication: A case study using combined experiment and simulation studies of crown ethers at the air/water interface.
Esther R Rousay, Hongchen Fu, Jamie M Robinson, Jeremy G Frey, Jonathan W Essex
School of Chemistry, University of Southampton,
Highfield, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK
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Dielectric Medium / Dielectric Material.

Short Description
Most generally, a dielectric is an insulator, a substance that is highly resistant to flow of electric current.

Long Description
Most generally, a dielectric is an insulator, a substance that is highly resistant to flow of electric current. The molecules in a dielectric strongly resist allowing a flow of electrons, and ionising, preferentially forming dipoles.

Pseudonyms
Dielectric Medium, Dielectric Material,