The synthesis of fluorinated graphene oxide for sprayable hydrophobic and lipophobic coatings is described.
New surface coating for glass could eliminate image distortion caused by condensation and also prevent frost buildup.
Researchers investigating particle suspensions have discovered that different particles make smoother or rougher deposition profiles on the drop edge depending on their shape.
A new technology developed by FILK Freiberg and Fraunhofer IST allows production of films only 1 µm on PVC, which are effective barrier for plasticizers.
A joint research group, involving scientists from academia and industry, have been working on a way to detect corrosion behind protective coatings.