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SYNTHESIS, CHARACTERIZATION AND DURABILITY OF SELFCLEANING ANTIREFLECTION COATINGS FOR GLAZING APPLICATIONS



Author(s): Gao, T. and Jelle, B. P.
Paper category: Conference
Book title: XIII International Conference on Durability of Building Materials and Components - XIII DBMC
Editor(s): Marco Quattrone, Vanderley M. John
Print ISBN: none
e-ISBN: 978-2-35158-149-0
Publication year: 2015
Pages: 687-694
Total Pages: 8
Language: English


Abstract: Monodisperse hollow silica nanospheres (HSNSs) were prepared via a template-assistant wet chemical method; their applications as self-cleaning antireflection (AR) coatings was discussed. The AR effect was originated from the hollow nature of HSNSs and the self-cleaning function was achieved by surface hydrophobization. Experimental results indicated good stability of the as-prepared coatings, which enables their potentials in window glazing applications.


Online publication: 2015
Publication Type: full_text
Public price (Euros): 0.00