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Water on Au sputtered films

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Transient changes in the contact angle, Δθ ∼ 10°, of water on gold (Au) reveal reversible wetting of near hydrophobic Au films. The recovery time is temperature dependent. Surface flatness is investigated using AFM and profilometery.

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The article was received on 04 Apr 2014, accepted on 18 Jun 2014 and first published on 27 Jun 2014

Article type: Communication
DOI: 10.1039/C4CC02492C
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Citation: Chem. Commun., 2014,50, 9172-9175
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    Water on Au sputtered films

    J. Canning, N. Tzoumis, J. K. Beattie, B. C. Gibson and E. Ilagan, Chem. Commun., 2014, 50, 9172
    DOI: 10.1039/C4CC02492C

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