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Judit Urquijo

Bienvenidos al futuro: llegan las ventanas que se limpian a sí mismas, ahorran energía y no producen reflejos

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A revolutionary new type of smart window could cut window-cleaning costs in tall buildings while reducing heating bills and boosting worker productivity. Developed by University College London (UCL) with support from EPSRC, prototype samples confirm that the glass can deliver three key benefits: Self-cleaning: The window is ultra-resistant to water, so rain hitting the outside forms spherical droplets that roll easily over the surface - picking up dirt, dust and other contaminants and carrying them away.