30 Apr 2021
Aqua Membranes has developed a 3D Printer Spacer Technology for the membrane filtration industry. IDTechEx spoke with Craig Beckman (CEO).
19 Apr 2021
Laird Performance Materials: EMI and Thermal Materials for 5G
Laird were recently acquired by DuPont, one of the key areas of interest was stated as 5G. Laird produce materials for EMI absorption and thermal performance in this market.
12 Apr 2021
Big Gains for Low-loss Materials in the 5G Market
The emphasis on low-loss materials in 5G has already started to take effect.
18 Mar 2021
Silver-based Antimicrobial Technologies
IDTechEx have studied the technologies that generate long-term (residual) antimicrobial effect, focusing on coatings and additives. Out of the core technologies analyzed, silver was found to be the most widely developed and commercialized. This article covers the use of silver as an antimicrobial.
16 Mar 2021
DuPont (Wearable Technology)
IDTechEx recently attended a webinar in which Dupont outlined its portfolio of materials for wearable technology, especially electronic skin patches. This includes stretchable conductive inks, adhesives and substrates, marketed under the 'Liveo' and 'Intexar' brands.
9 Mar 2021
DuPont acquired Laird Performance Materials - Why?
This shows strong patenting of terahertz advances with Japan, China and US in the lead and many companies involved.
1 Mar 2021
3 Key Growth Drivers for the Aerogel Market
The aerogel market is forecast to exceed $700m within the next decade. This may appear modest for a unique material family that has been known for nearly a century, but after long periods of stagnation and several market failings this would represent a significant growth from the market status in 2020. This article will look at what will be driving this growth.
15 Feb 2021
G6 Materials is a company, focused on the commercialisation of graphene based products, in particular with applications for air purification, functional materials electrically conductive adhesives. Thomas Lynch, Technology analyst at IDTechEx, spoke to the founder, Elena Polyakova about their work with conductive adhesives.
11 Feb 2021
Roartis is a electronic resin and adhesive manufacturer, predominantly specialising in electrically conductive adhesives (ECAs). Technology analyst, Thomas Lynch of IDTechEx spoke to founder and CEO, Jochen Schuermans.
7 Jan 2021
EV Material Highlights from the Battery Show
In light of the COVID-19 situation, The Battery Show and EV Tech Expo were held online in 2020 with a wide variety of topics and presenters. In this premium article, IDTechEx highlight some of the materials related talks, especially those relating to thermal management and lightweighting for electric vehicles (EVs).
22 Dec 2020
US Chemical company, Chemours is a spin-off of Du Pont since 2015. Chemours is a market leader in the fluoropolymer titanium coating materials, although commercialising also base chemicals for industrial applications.