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Old   August 27, 2012, 01:33
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I am trying to measure the contact angle on textured surfaces. i have performed the simulation and the attachment shows the droplet resting on a textured surface. can anyone tell me how to measure this contact angle(ie the angle between tangent to the drop at point of contact and the horizontal)
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