A Review on Development and Applications of Bio-Inspired Superhydrophobic Textiles

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Ishaq Ahmad; Chi-wai Kan;
(2016)
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
  • Journal: Materials,volume 9,issue 11 (issn: 1996-1944, eissn: 1996-1944)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/ma9110892, pmc: PMC5457239
  • Subject: QC120-168.85 | superhydrophobic textiles | contact angle | Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General) | self-cleaning | Technology | oil–water separation | UV-protection | TA1-2040 | T | Review | Electrical engineering. Electronics. Nuclear engineering | TK1-9971 | Microscopy | QH201-278.5 | Descriptive and experimental mechanics

Bio-inspired engineering has been envisioned in a wide array of applications. All living bodies on Earth, including animals and plants, have well organized functional systems developed by nature. These naturally designed functional systems inspire scientists and enginee... View more
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