This issue of Advanced Coating & Surface Technology TOE covers developments in various types of types. Innovations profiled include coating graphene on polymeric material substrates, carbonated water-based coating with high mechanical performance, and an ultra thin coating that has self-healing and anti-corrosive properties. Also profiled is a polylactic acid coating that improves performance of biodegradable thermoplastic starch foams, and a highly durable omniphobic coating.
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.
Table of Contents
1. Advancements in Coating Technologies
- Technique for Coating Graphene on Polymeric Material Substrates
- Carbonated Water-based Coating with High Mechanical Performance
- Self-healing Anti-corrosive Coating Using Ultra Thin Layer of Aluminum Oxide
- Polylactic Acid Coating Improves the Performance of Biodegradable Thermoplastic Starch Foams for Food Packaging Applications
- Smooth, All-solid and Highly Durable Omniphobic Coating
- Key Contacts