This issue of Advanced Coating & Surface Technology TOE focuses on recent innovations in corrosion protection coatings for galvanized steel surfaces, biomimetic coatings with antireflective properties, sputter coating devices for electron microscopy application, fire-resistance coatings with low application costs, and superhydrophobic coatings for glass and paper substrates.
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.
Recent Developments in Coatings
- Enhanced Corrosion Protection Coating for Galvanized Steel
- Antireflective Coatings from Synthetic Microspheres
- Sputter Coater for Forming Thin Films at a Rapid Rate
- Low-cost Fire-resistant Coatings with Short Application Time
- Superhydrophobic Nanocellulose-based Coatings
- Industry Interactions