Issue 1, 2016

Pressure-sensitive adhesive powder


Pressure-sensitive adhesive (PSA) powder consisting of particles with an adhesive polymer core and a hard nanoparticle shell morphology have been synthesized based on liquid marble technology. The PSA shows no adhesion in its original form, and shows its adhesive nature only after application of shear stress.

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10 Sep 2015
02 Oct 2015
First published
05 Oct 2015
This article is Open Access
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Mater. Horiz., 2016,3, 47-52

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Pressure-sensitive adhesive powder

S. Fujii, S. Sawada, S. Nakayama, M. Kappl, K. Ueno, K. Shitajima, H.-J. Butt and Y. Nakamura, Mater. Horiz., 2016, 3, 47 DOI: 10.1039/C5MH00203F

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