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October 24th, 2005

Nano-raspberry structures shake off water

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Researchers from the Eindhoven University of Technology in the Netherlands have mimicked the dual-size roughness structure of the lotus leaf to produce a strongly water-repellent surface. The coating consists of raspberry-like particles made of silica spheres bonded to an epoxy-based polymer film.

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