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|1. (WO2017179930) WASHING MACHINE|
|Applicants:||LG ELECTRONICS INC.
INDUSTRY-UNIVERSITY COOPERATION FOUNDATION HANYANG UNIVERSITY
The present invention relates to a washing machine comprising: a tub provided inside a cabinet and storing washing water therein; and a plurality of super-hydrophobic micro-protrusions formed on the inner surface of the tub to remove residual water within the tub. Accordingly, since the plurality of super-hydrophobic micro-protrusions are formed on the inner surface of the tub, the residual water remaining inside the tub can be cleanly removed using the lotus effect, thereby maintaining a clean state of the washing machine.