Nanostructured surface, glass manufacturing, fabrication method, self-cleaning, anti-fogging, anti-reflection
Self-cleaning, anti-glare displays and increased solar panel efficiency
Reflection, fogging and dirt-collection on the surface of glass.
This invention is a nanostructured surface that has a high aspect ratio (large height over small features sizes) to provide better optical and wetting properties of glass. The invention includes a manufacturing process for the surface.
U.S. Patent Application Number 13/446053, filed on April 13, 2012
PCT Application Number PCT/US2012/034019, filed on April 18, 2012
Park, K.C., Choi, H.J., Chang, C.H., Cohen, R.E., McKinley, G.H., Barbastathis, G., (2012)”Nanotextured Silica Surfaces with Robust Superhydrophobicity and Omnidirectional Broadband Supertransmissivity”, ACS Nano, Vol.6., No.5, 3788-3799
Last revised: October 24, 2012
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