Contact: Dan Ferber
Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard
Caption: The SLIPS coating makes glass so slippery that droplets of liquids slip off quickly even at a shallow angle. Here, from top to bottom, a droplet of octane, an ingredient of gasoline, rolls off a watch glass in just one second.
Credit: Nicolas Vogel, Wyss Institute.
Usage Restrictions: Credit: Nicolas Vogel, Wyss Institute.
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