Process in Which a QLL, a Thin Layer of Water on Ice, Transforms to a State of Partial Wetting (image) Hokkaido University Share Print E-Mail Caption At the start (0.00 seconds), the surface of the ice is completely covered by the QLL. After six seconds, the layer has turned into droplets (Scale bar: 10 μm). Credit Murata K. et al., PNAS, October 17, 2016 Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.