This issue of High-Tech Materials TOE covers the latest material innovations in the field of recyclable polymers, sustainable concrete, gaseous separation, water treatment, and ceramic coatings. Innovations profiled include an amine-containing adsorbent using modified PEI grafted on silica supports that has high oxidative stability for carbon dioxide capture, a sponge-like floating material for removal and recovery of oil from water surfaces, and a conductive ceramic coating for use on carbon or plastic composite battery casings.
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.
1. Innovations in Recyclable Polymers, Sustainable Concrete, Gaseous Separation, Water Treatment, and Ceramic Coatings
- Recyclable Polymer with High Performance Characteristics
- Development of Sustainable Concrete Using Seawater, Aggregates, and Reinforcement
- High Oxidative Stability Adsorbent for Efficient Carbon Dioxide Capture
- High Efficient Oil Sorbent Materials Made from Industrial Waste
- Conductive Ceramic Coating for Battery Casing in Electric Vehicles
2. Key Contacts