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A facile two-step dipping process based on two silica systems for a superhydrophobic surface.

Chemical communications (Cambridge, England) (2011-08-30)
Xiaoguang Li, Jun Shen
ABSTRACT

A silica microsphere suspension and a silica sol are employed in a two-step dipping process for the preparation of a superhydrophobic surface. It's not only a facile way to achieve the lotus effect, but can also create a multi-functional surface with different wetabilities, adhesive forces and transparencies.

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