lotus effect


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lotus effect

nLotuseffekt m
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Anti-adhesion coatings also possess various beneficial properties, such as lotus effect, which makes them hydrophobic.
From Lotus effect packing that reduces the loss of foodstuffs, to saving raw materials such as water or energy in the production process for example, through to production lines with modular parts for individual products: Anuga FoodTec was once again the innovation hub of the supplier industry.
The "lotus effect" explained: two reasons why two length scales of topography are important.
Besides traditional interior and exterior house paints which are mainly used for constructions of residential units, more and more innovative products with multiple uses, such as paints with lotus effect, are increasingly processed.
In that sense, non-wettability is frequently referred as the "lotus effect."
Today, Soe Soe and 16 other women working in various departments at Dusit Thani are attending a weekly English class in the hotel to improve their communication skills as part of the Lotus Effect project.
Fuzzy growth of polymeric nano-filaments on the textile surface through gas phase coating generates super-hydrophobic, stain resistance and self-cleaning characteristics (lotus effect) in fabrics due to low surface contact.
"Superhydrophobicity" or the "Lotus Effect" refers to surfaces on which water runs off the surface in spherical drops without wetting the surface.
The lotus effect, also known as superhydrophobicity, is a term that refers to extremely water-repellant and self-cleaning properties in leaves and plants.
Nanotechnology brings effects that occur in nature to a commercial scale--for example, the lotus effect: nanocoated fabrics or paints that are water- and dirt-repellent, just like the lotus flower.
In this research, lotus effect has been created on cotton fabrics by using nanotechnology.