This issue of High-Tech Materials profiles advancements in OLED lighting, self-healing materials, and high performance steel. The TOE focuses on technologies for OLED such as a blue emitter material that uses thermally activated delayed fluorescence (TADF) technology for creating efficient and durable OLED devices, OLED lighting device with superior efficacy and operational lifetime, and fabrication of OLED lighting using polymers to reduce production costs. Cost-effective steel with durability and toughness similar to high performance steel, and a material with self-healing ability for creating self-healing circuits are also profiled. 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 OLED Lighting, Self-healing Materials, and High Performance Steel
Advances in Materials Development
- Cost-effective Steel with Durability and Toughness Similar to High Performance Steel
- Development of Blue Emitter Material Using Thermally Activated Delayed Fluorescence Technology
- Fabrication of OLED Lighting Using Polymers to Reduce Production Costs
- OLED Lighting Device with Superior Efficacy and Operational Lifetime
- Machines and Circuits with Self-healing Ability
- Key Contacts