Multiscale Dissipative Mechanisms and Hierarchical Surfaces

Friction, Superhydrophobicity, and Biomimetics

ISBN: 978-3-540-78424-1 (Print) 978-3-540-78425-8 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

  2. Surface Roughness and Hierarchical Friction Mechanisms

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-12

      Introduction

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 13-26

      Rough Surface Topography

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 27-45

      Mechanisms of Dry Friction, Their Scaling and Linear Properties

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 47-62

      Friction as a Nonlinear Hierarchical Phenomenon

  3. Solid-Liquid Friction and Superhydrophobicity

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 63-63

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 65-79

      Solid-Liquid Interaction and Capillary Effects

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 81-113

      Roughness-Induced Superhydrophobicity

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 115-151

      Stability of the Composite Interface, Roughness Optimization and Meniscus Force

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 153-167

      Cassie-Wenzel Wetting Regime Transition

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 169-178

      Underwater Superhydrophobicity and Dynamic Effects

  4. Biological and Biomimetic Surfaces

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 179-179

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 181-197

      Lotus-Effect and Water-Repellent Surfaces in Nature

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 199-230

      Artificial (Biomimetic) Superhydrophobic Surfaces

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 231-242

      Gecko-Effect and Smart Adhesion

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      Pages 243-250

      Other Biomimetic Surfaces

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 251-253

      Outlook

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 255-277