Liquid-Infused Nanostructured Surfaces with Extreme Anti-Ice and Anti-Frost Performance

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Original entry by Bryan Weinstein, Fall 2012

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Authors: P. Kim, T. Wong, J. Alvarenga et al.



Ice formation on various technologies today poses serious safety risks. For example, if ice forms on the wing of an airplane before it takes off, the plane's lift will be greatly reduced and it can crash.



[1] Kim, P. et al. Liquid-infused nanostructured surfaces with extreme anti-ice and anti-frost performance. ACS Nano 6, 6569–77 (2012).