Fabrication of Tunable Superhydrophobic Surfaces by Nanosphere Lithography

Jau Ye Shiu, Chun Wen Kuo, Peilin Chen, Chung Yuan Mou

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Abstract

With trimming of the diameter of the well-ordered polystyrene arrays using oxygen plasma treatment and modification of these surfaces with gold and alkylthiols, the water contact angles on these surfaces can be systematically tuned from 132° to 170°.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)561-564
Number of pages4
JournalChemistry of Materials
Volume16
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Feb 24 2004
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Chemical Engineering(all)
  • Materials Chemistry

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