This issue of Advanced Coating & Surface Technology TOE covers the latest innovations in the field of deposition techniques, protective coatings, coatings for plastics and composites and green coatings. These innovations can be used in a wide variety of applications such as aerospace, automotive, building & construction, transportation, defense, and marine. This issue covers innovations on the development of deposition technique that can be used for depositing thin films and nano-based materials.
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. Recent Advances in Deposition Techniques, Protective Coatings, Coatings for Plastics and Composites, and Green Coatings
Deposition Technique that Does Not Require Energy Intensive Specialized Equipment
Nanoceramic-based Protective Coatings with Superior Scratch Resistance
Technology That Enables Metal Coatings to Be Applied on Carbon Composites
Coating that Can be Applied on Complex Surfaces for Superior Anti-reflection Property
Coatings Developed Using Renewable Resources
2. Key Contacts