This issue of High-Tech Materials profiles materials for biometric identification, lightweighting, battery catalyst, self-healing, and additive manufacturing. Innovations profiles include a new perovskite material for the energy industry, a photo-curable self-healing coating system, 3D printing of composites based on polymers and non-woven textiles, and an advanced process for magnesium alloys.
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.
Recent Developments in Materials
- Zinc-oxide Nanowires Empower High-resolution Fingerprints
- New Structure of Magnesium Alloy to Boost Lightweighting of Cars
- New Perovskite Material to Impact the Energy Industry
- Photo-curable Self-healing Coating System
- 3D Printing of Composites Based on Polymers and Non-Woven Textiles
- Key Contacts