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Capillarity and Wetting Phenomena

Non-sticking Drops

Wetting and roughness

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Organosilanes: Molecular Assembly

Fluoropolymer Surfaces/Interfaces

Structure and Properties of Organosilane Monolayers

Advances in Super-Repellent Surfaces

Non-wettable Surfaces: Theory, Preparation and Applications

Mapping microscale wetting variations on biological and synthetic water-repellent surfaces

Moving superhydrophobic surfaces toward real-world applications

Free-Decay and Resonant Methods for Investigating the Fundamental Limit of Superhydrophobicity

Wetting Thermodynamics

Thermodynamics of contact angle hysteresis for superhydrophobic surfaces

Microtextured superhydrophobic surfaces: A thermodynamic analysis

Solid-liquid Adhesion

Lateral adhesion forces between a liquid drop and a substrate

Line energy and the relation between advancing, receding, and young contact angles