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*  Plasma polymerization
Muzammil, Iqbal; Li, Yupeng; Lei, Mingkai (2017). "Tunable wettability and pH-responsiveness of plasma copolymers of acrylic ... Plasma polymer surfaces with tunable wettability and reversibly switchable pH-responsiveness have shown the promising prospects ...
*  Dielectric barrier discharge
The treatment can be used to modify the surface properties of the textile to improve wettability, improve the absorption of ...
*  Hydrophobe
Wang ST, Liu H, Jiang L (2006). "Recent process on bio-inspired surface with special wettability". Annual Review of Nano ... ISBN 0-387-00592-7. Baxter AB, Cassie S (1944). "Wettability of Porous Surfaces". Trans. Faraday Soc. 40: 546-551. doi:10.1039/ ...
*  Contact angle
It quantifies the wettability of a solid surface by a liquid via the Young equation. A given system of solid, liquid, and vapor ... Contact Angle, Wettability, and Adhesion. ACS. pp. 1-51. Renate Förch; Holger Schönherr; A. Tobias A. Jenkins (2009). Surface ... Surface roughness has a strong effect on the contact angle and wettability of a surface. The effect of roughness depends on if ... Can we obtain the contact angle from the Washburn equation?". In Mittal, K. L. Contact Angle, Wettability and Adhesion. Mass. ...
*  Cassie's law
Goniometry Cassie, A. B. D.; Baxter, S. (1944). "Wettability of porous surfaces". Transactions of the Faraday Society. 40: 546 ...
*  Sessile drop technique
"Influence of surface roughness on contact angle and wettability" (PDF). Christopher Rullison, "A Practical Comparison of ... Modern approaches to wettability. Springer. pp. 1-27. "Comparison of different methods to measure contact angles of soil ...
*  Wetting
The wettability of a surface is determined by the outermost chemical groups of the solid. Differences in wettability between ... "Control of Surface Wettability Using Tripodal Light-activated Molecular Motors" Journal of the American Chemical Society, 3 ... Both PVFc and PFcMA have been tethered onto silica wafers and the wettability measured when the polymer chains are uncharged ... Thus, the contact angle provides an inverse measure of wettability. A contact angle less than 90° (low contact angle) usually ...
*  Ultrahydrophobicity
Wang, S.T.; Liu, Huan; Jiang, Lei (2006). Recent process on bio-inspired surface with special wettability. Annual Review of ... There have been a few efforts in fabricating a surface with tunable wettability. For the purpose of spontaneous droplet ... An example of readily tunable wettability is found with special developed fabrics. By stretching a dip-coated commercial fabric ... ISBN 0-387-00592-7. Cassie, ABD; Baxter, S. (1944). "Wettability of Porous Surfaces". Trans. Faraday Soc. 40: 546-551. doi: ...
*  Washburn's equation
Can we obtain the contact angle from the Washburn equation?". In Mittal, K. L. Contact Angle, Wettability and Adhesion. Mass. ... ISBN 0-12-223650-5. Marco, Brugnara; Claudio, Della Volpe; Stefano, Siboni (2006). "Wettability of porous materials. II. ...
*  Self-cleaning surfaces
Sun, Taolei; Wang, Guojie; Liu, Huan; Feng, Lin; Jiang, Lei; Zhu, Daoben (2003-12-01). "Control over the Wettability of an ... Cassie, A. B. D.; Baxter, S. (1944-01-01). "Wettability of porous surfaces". Transactions of the Faraday Society. 40: 546. doi: ... As described above, contact angle is used to characterize surface wettability. A droplet of solvent, typically water for ... Biomimicry is being used to create comparable properties in synthetic materials, particularly in wettability and self-cleaning ...
*  Ferrocene
Both PVFc and PFcMA have been tethered onto silica wafers and the wettability measured when the polymer chains are uncharged ... and the switching of wettability is reversible. In the PFcMA case, the effect of lengthening the chains and hence introducing ... "Ferrocene Polymers for Switchable Surface Wettability". Organometallics. 32 (20): 5873-5878. doi:10.1021/om400468p. Ferrocene ...
*  Icephobicity
Relationships between Water Wettability and Ice Adhesion. ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2010, 11, 3100-3110 Zheng, L. et al. ...
*  Polymeric surface
Flame treatment is a controlled, rapid, cost-effective method of increasing surface energy and wettability of polyolefins and ... can be used to estimate the surface energy of the polymer substrate qualitatively by observing the wettability of each. These ... "Surface Treatments for Wettability and Stickability," Medical Design 2009. http://medicaldesign.com/contract-manufacturing/ ... manufacturing-production/surface_treatments_wettability_0409/ 1. Pardon G, Saharil F, Karlsson JM, Supekar O, Carlborg CF, ...
*  Biomaterial Surface Modifications
Wettability, and Adhesion. Advances in Chemistry. 43. pp. 1-51. doi:10.1021/ba-1964-0043.ch001. ISBN 0-8412-0044-0. Yuan, ...
*  Solder
Bismuth significantly lowers the melting point and improves wettability. In presence of sufficient lead and tin, bismuth forms ... though their wettability is poorer. If the soldering time is long enough to form the intermetallics, the tin surface of a joint ... Antimony is added to increase strength without affecting wettability. Prevents tin pest. Should be avoided on zinc, cadmium, or ...
*  Bismuth Indium
... but not changing the wettability. Bismuth: it significantly improves the wettability of the solder. When the composition is ...
*  Adaptive fluid-infused porous film
... which served as the base technology to control wettability in Adaptive fluid-infused porous film. The material is a thin ... allowing the material to be dynamically controlled with regards to both the wettability and transparency of the material. Yao, ... allowing for dynamic control over transparency and wettability. They were developed by researchers at Harvard University. The ... "Adaptive fluid-infused porous films with tunable transparency and wettability". Nature Materials. 12 (6): 529-534. Bibcode: ...
*  Ethoxylation
"Influence of Surfactant Structure on Wettability Modification of Hydrophobic Granular Surfaces". Journal of Colloid and ...
*  Amott test
USBM index - an alternative wettability index Rise In Core - An alternate Reservoir Wettability Characterization Method ... porous-media/chapter-2-the-porous-medium/multi-phase-saturated-rock-properties/wettability/laboratory-determination-wettability ... It is a number between -1 and 1 describing wettability of a rock in drainage processes. It is defined as: A I = I w − I o {\ ... The Amott test is one of the most widely used empirical wettability measurements for reservoir cores in petroleum engineering. ...
*  Thermochemical nanolithography
The wettability of a polymer surface at the nanoscale has been modified, and nanostructures of poly(p-phenylene vinylene) (a ... "Local wettability modification by thermochemical nanolithography with write-read-overwrite capability". Appl. Phys. Lett. 91: ...
*  Heat sink
Thicker tapes tend to provide better "wettability" with uneven component surfaces. "Wettability" is the percentage area of ...
*  Xylem
"Capillary Rise in a Microchannel of Arbitrary Shape and Wettability: Hysteresis Loop". Langmuir. 28 (49): 16917-16926. doi: ...
*  Greta oto
"Role of surface roughness on wettability and coefficient of restitution in butterfly wings". Royal Society of Chemistry: 373- ...
*  Seabird
"Unusual feather structure allows partial plumage wettability in diving great cormorants Phalacrocorax carbo". Journal of Avian ...
*  Copolymer
Muzammil, Iqbal; Li, Yupeng; Lei, Mingkai (2017). "Tunable wettability and pH-responsiveness of plasma copolymers of acrylic ...