Lux Research scouts advanced materials throughout the innovation funnel, assisting clients in devising future business strategies that best capitalize on the emerging technologies of today and tomorrow. Coating and structural material technologies enhance the performance of today’s products, while emerging platform technologies like graphene, metamaterials, and MOFs advance the frontier of tomorrow’s material capabilities. However, even the most remarkable materials won’t generate profits without properly crafted and informed strategies.
 
In our on-going coverage of Advanced Materials, Lux Research helps companies:
 
  • Stay on top of rapidly evolving technology
  • Accurately match material properties and costs to target applications
  • Assess a wide variety of companies, both established and emerging
  • Navigate a crowded intellectual landscape
  • Monitor innovations emerging around the globe
  • Understand how competing technologies stack up

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Sample Advanced Materials Topics
  • Protective coatings
  • Functional coatings (i.e. hydrophobic, anti-microbial, self-healing)
  • Platinum group metal (PGM) catalysts
  • High performance metal alloys like AHSS, Al, Mg, and Ti
  • Sheet magnesium
  • Metal matrix composites
  • Metal injection molding
  • Carbon fiber composites
  • High temperature thermoplastics
  • Composite processing and recycling technologies
  • Printable Materials
  • Carbon nanomaterials
  • Advanced ceramics
  • Smart materials
  • Metal-organic frameworks
  • Metamaterials
  • Electrostatically-paintable composite automotive body panels
  • Advanced barrier additives for packaging
  • Wind turbine composite blades and anti-icing coatings
  • Aerospace coatings and structural composites
  • Chrome-coating replacement
  • Oil & gas drill shafts, production tubulars, and risers
  • Electrostatic dissipation (ESD) and electromagnetic interference (EMI)-shielding
  • Tribological coatings for internal combustion engines
  • Diesel oxidation catalysts
  • Anti-microbial and light weight medical devices
  • Waterproof electronics casing

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