By K.L. Mittal(eds.)
The subject of wettabilty is very very important from either basic and utilized points. The purposes of wettability diversity from self-cleaning home windows to micro- and nanofluidics.
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2), although it is recognized that the values measured in this way do not always provide true values of the advancing and receding angles . The difference between the advancing and receding CAs is called CA hysteresis. Originally, CA hysteresis was associated with surface contaminants. ” This phenomenon was described in a letter from a German scientist Agnes Pockels, who had no formal education and made observation on dishes in a kitchen sink. She observed that water droplets behaved differently on clean and contaminated glass surfaces.
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This difference constitutes the adhesion hysteresis, TW . 5) In other words, the CA hysteresis is equal to dissipated energy during the motion of a droplet. This dissipation can occur either in the bulk of the liquid, at the solid-liquid interface or at the triple line. The bulk dissipation (3D) is mostly due to the viscosity and it can be eliminated in the quasi-static limit of low velocity, however, the interfacial (2D) and triple line (1D) dissipation cannot be eliminated completely and both contribute to CA hysteresis.