Apparent Contact Angle and Contact Angle Hysteresis on Liquid Infused Surfaces

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Semprebon, Ciro; McHale, Glen; Kusumaatmaja, Halim;
  • Publisher: Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1039/C6SM00920D
  • Subject: F200 | F100 | Condensed Matter - Soft Condensed Matter
    arxiv: Physics::Fluid Dynamics

We theoretically investigate the apparent contact angle and contact angle hysteresis of a droplet placed on a liquid infused surface. We show that the apparent contact angle is not uniquely defined by material parameters, but also has a strong dependence on the relative... View more
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