29. Investigation of DLC and Multilayer Coatings Hydrophobic Character for Biomedical Applications

  1. Prof. Yoshinobu Kawai Research Professor3,
  2. Prof. Hideo Ikegami Professor Emeritus4,5,
  3. Prof. Noriyoshi Sato Professor Emeritus6,
  4. Prof. Akihisa Matsuda Special Guest Professor Director7,8,
  5. Prof. Kiichiro Uchino Professor9,
  6. Prof. Masayuki Kuzuya Dean Professor10 and
  7. Prof. Akira Mizuno Professor11
  1. Rodica Vladoiu1,
  2. Aurelia Mandes1,
  3. Virginia Dinca1,
  4. Mirelsa Contulov1,
  5. Victor Ciupina1,
  6. Cristian Petric Lungu2 and
  7. Geavit Musa1

Published Online: 7 OCT 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9783527629749.ch29

Industrial Plasma Technology: Applications from Environmental to Energy Technologies

Industrial Plasma Technology: Applications from Environmental to Energy Technologies

How to Cite

Vladoiu, R., Mandes, A., Dinca, V., Contulov, M., Ciupina, V., Petric Lungu, C. and Musa, G. (2010) Investigation of DLC and Multilayer Coatings Hydrophobic Character for Biomedical Applications, in Industrial Plasma Technology: Applications from Environmental to Energy Technologies (eds Y. Kawai, H. Ikegami, N. Sato, A. Matsuda, K. Uchino, M. Kuzuya and A. Mizuno), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527629749.ch29

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Kyushu University, Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Engineering Sciences, Kasugakoen 6-1, Kasuga, 816-8580, Japan

  2. 4

    Technowave Inc., 13-18 Aoi 1-chome, Higashi-ku, Nagoya-shi Aichi 461-0004, Japan

  3. 5

    Nagoya University and National Institute for Fusion Science, Shiga 24-601, Nagoya 462-0037, Japan

  4. 6

    Graduate School of Engineering, Tohoku University, Kadan 4-17-113, Sendai 980-0815, Japan

  5. 7

    Osaka University, Grad. School of Engineering Science, Machikaneyama-cho 1-3, Toyonaka, Osaka 565-0871, Japan

  6. 8

    Osaka University, Graduate School of Engineering Science, Toyonaka, Osaka, 560-8531, Japan

  7. 9

    Kyushu University, Interdisciplinary Graduate School of Engineering Sciences, Kasugakoen 6-1, Kasuga, Fukuoka 816-8580, Japan

  8. 10

    Matsuyama University, Department of Pharmaceutical Physical Chemistry, Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 4-2 Bunkyo-cho, Matsuyama, Ehime 790-8578, Japan

  9. 11

    Toyohashi University of Technology, Department of Ecological Engineering, Hibarigaoka 1-1, Tempaku-cho, Toyohashi, Aichi, 441–8580, Japan

Author Information

  1. 1

    Ovidius University, Department of Plasma Physics, Faculty of Physics, Chemistry, Electronics and Oil Technology, Mamaia 124, Constanta 900527, Romania

  2. 2

    National Institute for Laser, Plasma and Radiation Physics, PO Box MG-36, Bucharest, 077125, Romania

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 OCT 2010
  2. Published Print: 10 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527325443

Online ISBN: 9783527629749

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Keywords:

  • diamond-like carbon;
  • surface free energy;
  • thermionic vacuum arc;
  • carbon discharge;
  • energetic ions;
  • multilayer coatings

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Experimental Setup

  • Results and Discussions

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgments

  • References