This issue of the High-Tech Materials TOE covers innovations in anti-corrosion materials, wearable implants, and metamaterials. The materials can be used in a variety of applications such as healthcare, electronics, and the anti-corrosion coating is dedicated for marine applications. One of the innovations profiled in the TOE is based on a 3D printed ceramic membrane reactor that enables a single-step synthesis process for synthetic chemicals and fuels. In addition, superconducting quantum circuit materials developed for future quantum computers are 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. Recent Innovations in High-tech Materials
- Novel Technology for Single-step Synthesis of Synthetic Fuels
- Wearable and Implantable Epidermal Paper-based Electronics for Healthcare Sector
- Corrosion Resistant Fluoropolymer for Metal Surfaces in the Marine Industry
- 3D Printing of Chiral Metamaterials for Application in Electronics
- Superconducting Quantum Circuits for Future Quantum Computers
2. Key Contacts