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Video S3 from Adsorption and superficial transport of oil on biological and bionic superhydrophobic surfaces: a novel technique for oil–water separation

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posted on 17.12.2019 by W. Barthlott, M. Moosmann, I. Noll, M. Akdere, J. Wagner, N. Roling, L. Koepchen-Thomä, M. A. K. Azad, K. Klopp, T. Gries, M. Mail
Oil uptake by the superhydrophobic air retaining leaf of Pistia stratiotes under water. After contact with the oil (red) floating on the water surface, the oil is adsorbed and transported along the surface and replaces the air layer kept under water.