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    • Keywords

       

      Superhydrophobic surface; high adhesive forces; hydrothermal synthesis route; hydrolysis reaction.

    • Abstract

       

      Glass substrates modified by carbon/silica composites are fabricated through a two-step process for the preparation of a superhydrophobic surface (water contact angle ≥ 150°). Carbon nanoparticles were first prepared through a deposition process on glass using a hydrothermal synthesis route, then the glass was modified by SiO2 using the hydrolysis reaction of tetraethylorthosilicate at room temperature. It is not only a facile method to create a superhydrophobic surface, but also helps to form a multi-functional surface with high adhesive forces.

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      Ruanbing Hu1 2 Guohua Jiang1 2 Xiaohong Wang1 2 Xiaoguang Xi1 2 Rijing Wang1 2

      1. Key Laboratory of Advanced Textile Materials and Manufacturing Technology (ATMT), Ministry of Education, Zhejiang Sci-Tech University, Hangzhou 310018, People’s Republic of China
      2. Department of Materials Engineering, College of Materials and Textile, Zhejiang Sci-Tech University, Hangzhou 310018, People’s Republic of China
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