This issue of the Advanced Coatings and Surface Technology TOE profiles developments in coatings that can be used in water purification industry and implants. The issue also highlights a coating process that can be used to deposit nanocoatings onto microelectronic components and unique coating that is incorporated with quorum sensing.
The Advanced Coating & Surface Technology TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) provides intelligence on technologies, products, processes, applications and strategic insights on various coatings across industries. This encompasses protective and functional coatings such as antimicrobial coatings, food coatings, energy-saving coatings, smart glazing, hydrophilic, hydrophobic and super hydrophobic coatings, corrosion protection coatings, barrier coatings and paints.
The Chemicals and Advanced Materials cluster tracks research & innovation trends and developments across specialty chemicals, plastics, polymers, chemicals, bio-chemicals, metals, coatings, thin films, surface treatments, composites, alloys, oil and gas, fuel additives, fibers and several other related technologies and its impact and application across industries.
1. Advances in Coating Technologies
- Room temperature process to deposit nanocoatings on microelectronic components
- Coating incorporated with quorum sensing
- Passive coating to prevent methane chlarate build up within oil pipelines
- Low-cost iron hydroxide coatings for use in the water purification space
- Biodegradable polymeric coating for implants and prosthetics
2. Industry Contacts