This issue of High-Tech Materials covers the latest material innovations in composites, printing inks, self-healing cement, and self-healing fabrics. These innovations can be used in a wide variety of applications such as aerospace, printed and flexible electronics, building & construction, transportation, and defense. This issue covers few innovations on the development of self-healing fabrics that can offer protection from harmful chemicals.
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.
Advancements in Composites, Printing Inks, Self-healing Cement, and Self-healing Fabrics
- Aircraft Fire Seals Developed Using Multimaterials
- Conductive Ink that Can be Used in Flexible and Printed Electronics
- Self-healing and Self-cleaning Fabric that Can Repel Water and Oil
- Self-healing Fabrics that Can Offer Protection from Harmful Chemicals
- Self-healing Cement that Has the Ability to Reduce Environmental Impact