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Table 3 Summary of the type of nanoparticles or nanomaterials used for superhydrophobic surfaces

From: Nanomaterials for Functional Textiles and Fibers

Type of fabrics Deposition process Superhydrophobic surface
Polyester Pad-dry-cure method Alkaline hydrolysis and fluorocarbon layer, 2011 [75]
Polyester Dip-coating Silver nanoparticles and fluorination, 2012 [76]
Polyester Dip-pad-cure process Silica (SiO2) nanoparticles and fluropolymer, 2015 and 2014 [78, 79]
Polyester Spin-coating Silica (SiO2) nanoparticles and fluorosilanization, 2012 [80]
Polyester Electroless deposition Zinc oxide (ZnO) nanoparticles, 2013 [81]
Polyester Solution or vapor deposition Zinc oxide (ZnO) nanoparticles and octadecyltrimethoxysilane (ODS), 2013 [82]
Cotton/polyester Pulse laser deposition Zinc oxide (ZnO) nanoparticles, 2011 [83]
Polypropylene Solvent swelling method Swollen of the polymeric chains, 2015 [85]