Journal article

Superhydrophobicity and Optical Transparency in Thin Films: Criteria for Coexistence

Chang Wang, Alex HF Wu, Robert N Lamb

Journal of Physical Chemistry C | AMER CHEMICAL SOC | Published : 2014

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by U.S. DOE

Awarded by Australian Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

We would like to acknowledge the use of the Advance Photo Source, an Office of Science User Facility operated for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science by Argonne National Laboratory, was supported by the U.S. DOE under Contract no. DE-AC02-06CH11357. This research was also undertaken on the SAXS/WAXS beamline at the Australian Synchrotron, Victoria, Australia. We would like to thank Dr. Nigel Kirby for his assistance at the Australian Synchrotron SAXS beamline, and Institute of Frontier Materials for the use of noncontact optical profilometer at Deakin University (Melbourne, Australia). The financial support of the Australian Research Council's Discovery Projects (Project DP120104536) is gratefully acknowledged.