Academy of Finland
Funding decision
Name Franssila, Sami
Organisation AALTO
Project title Programmable wetting
Decision No. 263538
Decision date 29.05.2012
Funding period 01.09.2012 - 31.08.2016
Funding 360 173
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Project description
Biomimetic surface resembling insect exoskeleton retains its superhydrophobicity despited of mechanical wear and tear, heat and cold, acidic, alkaline or solvent baths, or UV exposure nad IR irradiation. This surface is also found to exhibit blood repellency.