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Title: Condensation on surfaces

Abstract

A uniform external field can enhance condensation on a superhydrophobic surface. Jumping droplets on superhydrophobic surfaces accumulate a positive charge which promises the manipulation and control of jumping behavior using external electric fields.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Massachusetts Inst. of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, MA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1531382
Patent Number(s):
10161037
Application Number:
14/220,094
Assignee:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
B - PERFORMING OPERATIONS B01 - PHYSICAL OR CHEMICAL PROCESSES OR APPARATUS IN GENERAL B01D - SEPARATION
C - CHEMISTRY C23 - COATING METALLIC MATERIAL C23C - COATING METALLIC MATERIAL
DOE Contract Number:  
SC0001299; FG02-09ER46577
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2014-03-19
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English

Citation Formats

Miljkovic, Nenad, Preston, Daniel John, Enright, Ryan, and Wang, Evelyn N. Condensation on surfaces. United States: N. p., 2018. Web.
Miljkovic, Nenad, Preston, Daniel John, Enright, Ryan, & Wang, Evelyn N. Condensation on surfaces. United States.
Miljkovic, Nenad, Preston, Daniel John, Enright, Ryan, and Wang, Evelyn N. Tue . "Condensation on surfaces". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1531382.
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Works referenced in this record:

Jumping-Droplet-Enhanced Condensation on Scalable Superhydrophobic Nanostructured Surfaces
journal, December 2012


Fluoroalkylsilane versus Alkylsilane as Hydrophobic Agents for Silica and Silicates
journal, January 2013