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Title of article :
Effect of contact angle hysteresis on water droplet evaporation from super-hydrophobic surfaces
Author/Authors :
S.A. Kulinich، نويسنده , , M. Farzaneh، نويسنده ,
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روزنامه با شماره پیاپی سال 2009
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Abstract :
Small water drops demonstrate different evaporation modes on super-hydrophobic polymer surfaces with different hysteresis of contact angle. While on the high-hysteresis surface evaporation follows the constant-contact-diameter mode, the constant-contact-angle mode dominates on the low-hysteresis surface. These modes were previously reported for smooth hydrophilic and hydrophobic surfaces, respectively. The experimental data are compared to the previous models describing spherical cap drops that evaporate in different modes, and good fitting is obtained.
Keywords :
Wetting hysteresis , Evaporation , Surface roughness , Super-hydrophobicity
Journal title :
Applied Surface Science
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