The issue of High Tech Materials profiles advances in material technologies and resultant products. The issue highlights an organoclay additive that can be used instead of biocides in paints, a biocompatible polyurethane resin, a sustainable microsphere for delivery of active ingredients and also 3D metal nanostrands for use in high strength applications. The issue also highlights a propellant-free, continuous dispensing technology for use in packaging solutions.
The High-Tech Materials TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) provides intelligence on technologies, products, processes, applications, and strategic insights on various materials across industries. Some material technologies include lightweight materials, bio–based materials, ceramics, smart materials, fibers, nanomaterials, responsive materials, polymers, woven and non woven materials, polymers and plastics and packaging materials.
The Chemicals and Advanced Materials cluster tracks research and innovation trends and developments across specialty chemicals, plastics, polymers, chemicals, bio-chemicals, metals, coatings, thinfilms, surface treatments, composites, alloys, oil and gas, fuel additives, fibers, and several other related technologies and its impact and application across industries.
1. Innovations in Materials for Paints, Packaging, Oil & Gas, and Biomedical Applications
Recent Innovations in Material Technologies
- Sustainable Material to Replace Toxic Compounds in Paints and Coatings to Enhance Durability
- 3D Metal Nanostrands for Ultra-lightweight, High Strength Applications
- Propellant-free, Continuous Dispensing Technology for Packaging Industry
- Sustainable Ceramic Microsphere that can Operate at High Temperatures
- Biodegradable Polyurethane for Devices with High Biocompatibility
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