• Water drop on a lotus leaf

    Water drop on a lotus leaf

Professional measurement of the roll-off angle and dynamic contact angle

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Surfaces from which raindrops simply roll off and take the dirt with them – the popular trademark Lotus-Effekt® describes the properties of hydrophobic surfaces which have a nanostructure similar to that of the lotus leaf. Manufacturers make use of research into this plant for façade paints and other coatings such as nanoimpregnations or surface-treated glass for windscreens.

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