KARLSRUHE - Researchers from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology have developed ‘Fluoropor’, a water and dirt repellent polymer foam which could see large-scale applications in the sporting apparel market.
The academic paper, Transparent, abrasion-insensitive superhydrophobic coatings for real-world applications, outlines the continuous microstructure of the fluorinated material which give it these hydrophobic qualities.
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