Patent Number: 8,871,881

Title: Hydrophobic flourinated coating

Abstract: The invention at hand concerns hydrophobic polymer surfaces, in particular superhydrophobic polymer surfaces, comprising at least one homo- or copolymer, which comprises at least one side chain with at least one fluoro-substituted aryl group. Furthermore, the invention at hand concerns a method for the production of polymer surfaces of this type, their use and polymers of the general formula I: ##STR00001## wherein n is an integer between 10 and 4,500, preferably between 20 and 2,200 and particularly preferably between 100 and 670.

Inventors: Greiner; Andreas (Amoneburg, DE), Agarwal; Seema (Marburg, DE), Bognitzki; Michael (Marburg, DE), Horst; Sven (Braunschweig, DE)

Assignee: Philipps-Universitat Marburg

International Classification: C08F 214/18 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-28 0:00:00