C.H. Xue, University of California, Davis, USA
This chapter provides an overview of superhydrophobic textiles with detailed illustrations of key principles of superhydrophobic textiles, chemical modification coating on fibers, and hydrophobization for improving superhydrophobicity and surface robustness of textiles. Applications of superhydrophobic textiles in practical and potential fields are discussed. Future trends of superhydrophobic textiles are also presented.
Superhydrophobic textiles recently attracted a lot of attention due ...