This revised, updated and expanded new edition presents an overview
of biomimetics and biologically inspired structured
surfaces. It deals with various examples of biomimetics which
include surfaces with roughness-induced superomniphobicity,
self-cleaning, antifouling, and controlled adhesion. The focus
in the book is on the Lotus Effect, Salvinia Effect, Rose Petal
Effect, Oleophobic/philic Surfaces, Shark Skin Effect, and Gecko... more...