Transparency and damage tolerance of patternable omniphobic lubricated surfaces based on inverse colloidal monolayers

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N.V. acknowledges funding from the Leopoldina Fellowship Programme. Wendong Wang and Stefanie Utech are acknowledged for discussions on the modelling of lubricant de-wetting. Jack Alvarenga is acknowledged for help with the ice adhesion setup. The work was supported by the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) under award number DE-AR0000326 (fabrication and surface properties) and by the Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) under award number FA9550-09-0669-DOD35CAP (optical properties). This work was performed in part at the Harvard Center for Nanoscale Systems (CNS) supported by the National Science Foundation (NSF) under award number ECS-0335765.
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