Fluoroalkylsilane treatment of super-hydrophobic, aligned carbon nanotube films (see electron micrograph) prepared by pyrolysis of metal phthalocyanines results in the films having both super-hydrophobic and super-lipophobic properties, namely they are super-"amphiphobic" surfaces.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Angewandte Chemie - International Edition|
|Publication status||Published - 4 May 2001|
- Electron microscopy
- Surface chemistry