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

Recently Profiled Companies

  • AzTrong

    Thermally conductive and electrically insulating or conductive sheets based on graphene and graphene oxide

    Mar 23, 2017

  • Citrine Informatics

    Materials informatics software-as-a-service using datamining and machine learning techniques

    Mar 22, 2017

  • 3devo

    Develops filament extrusion and shredding equipment for thermoplastic 3D printing materials

    Mar 21, 2017

  • Roboze

    Develops and sells FFF 3D printers and materials including PEEK and other high-performance thermoplastics

    Mar 7, 2017

  • Authentise

    Process automation software for distributed manufacturing

    Mar 7, 2017

  • Lithoz

    Ceramic 3D printers and materials

    Mar 7, 2017

  • Spidey Tek

    Bacteria-produced spider silk for fibers and additives

    Mar 2, 2017

  • Blueshift International Materials

    Polyimide aerogels

    Feb 23, 2017

  • JIOS Aerogel

    Silica aerogel powder for making blankets, coatings, and composites

    Feb 23, 2017

  • Stratasys

    (CSI) MIDSIZE Leading supplier of additive manufacturing (AM) solutions including 3D printing systems, consumable materials, manufactured parts, and technical services

    Feb 21, 2017

  • Markforged

    Fiber-reinforced composite and metal 3D printer developer

    Feb 21, 2017

  • Aconity3D

    Research-oriented metal 3D printer hardware and software developer

    Feb 21, 2017

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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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