Anisotropic slippery surfaces: electric-driven smart control of a drop's slide

Tianqi Guo, Pengda Che, Liping Heng, Lizhen Fan, Lei Jiang

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Anisotropic slippery surfaces composed of directional, porous, conductive poly(3-hexylthiophene) (P3HT) fibers, and silicone oil exhibit excellent anisotropic sliding properties for several liquid droplets and the reversible control of conductive liquid droplets sliding on these surfaces under the application of voltage.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)6999-7007
Number of pages9
JournalAdvanced Materials
Issue number32
Publication statusPublished - 24 Aug 2016
Externally publishedYes


  • Anisotropic slides
  • Electric-driven
  • Liquid-infused
  • Porous films
  • Smart regulation

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