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July 9 - July 13, 2018

Researchers at the University of Michigan, funded by the Navy and Air Force, are working on "omniphobic" coatings they say could reduce friction for ships in the water. Will hydrophobic/oleophobic coatings soon be ready for heavy-duty marine use?

No; this technology won't be ready for real-world use on ships anytime soon, if ever.
Other (please explain in the comments section).

Voting for this poll closed on Friday, July 13, 2018

Tagged categories: Coating Materials; hydrophobic coatings; Marine; Marine Coatings

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