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

  • Graphene 3D Lab

    Graphene derivative products, graphene containing 3D printing filaments, composites, and coatings

    Apr 18, 2017

  • NBD Nano

    Coatings as well as plastic and coating additives with hydrophobicity and oleophobicity tailored to specific applications

    Apr 11, 2017

  • Exabyte

    Integrated materials modeling platform using high-performance computing

    Apr 4, 2017

  • MetalValue

    Gas atomized powder metallurgy process

    Apr 4, 2017

  • Lumiant

    Material modeling and development of lightweight, high-temperature materials

    Apr 4, 2017

  • AzTrong

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

    Mar 23, 2017

  • ChromoGenics

    Electrochromic film manufactured by roll-to-roll process

    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

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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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