This issue of Advanced Coating & Surface Technology TOE focusses on protective floor coatings for use in homes and personal shops, coatings for packaging materials that contain multi-metal vapor phase corrosion inhibitors, silicon dioxide-based diffusion barrier coating for use in silicon wafer production process, anti-soiling coatings for protecting solar panels from soiling damage, and semi-transparent solar cells based on perovskite materials for forming window coatings.
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
- Protective Floor Coatings for Home Applications
- Coatings with Multi-metal Vapor Phase Corrosion Inhibitors
- Silcon Dioxide Diffusion Barrier Coating
- Anti-soiling Coatings for Solar Panels
- Semi-transparent Solar Cells for Window Coatings
- Industry Interactions