11 May 2021
InnovationLab and Henkel have partnered to develop printed sensors for electric vehicle batteries. These can sense both temperature and pressure and are estimated to prolong battery life by up to 30%.
5 May 2021
Huber Martinswerk: Thermal Additives
Huber produces a portfolio of thermal management solutions based on alumina, aluminium hydroxide and magnesium hydroxide to suit a variety of application materials and industries.
The materials covered in this interview focused on Huber's solutions for thermal interface materials (TIMs).
3 May 2021
Quad Industries now a Strategic Partner of Henkel
Collaboration to accelerate the prototyping, scale-up and production of innovative smart products across multiple industries
30 Apr 2021
Stratasys is one of the world's largest 3D printer manufacturers, focusing on industrial polymer 3D printers and materials. On April 28th, 2021, Stratasys held a virtual event to launch three new 3D printers: the F770, Origin One, and H350.
30 Apr 2021
Aqua Membranes has developed a 3D Printer Spacer Technology for the membrane filtration industry. IDTechEx spoke with Craig Beckman (CEO).
29 Mar 2021
Thermal Interface Materials in Autonomous Vehicle Componentry
Autonomous vehicles will be one of the most significant changes in the mobility sector in the next two decades. There are numerous technical, economical, and legal/policy considerations for successful adoption. Within this, it is worth looking in more detail at the thermal management considerations of the key components. This article will look at one specific area: the thermal interface materials (TIMs).
24 Mar 2021
intelliFLEX Innovation Alliance Virtual CPES2021 a Big Success
This 6th international Symposium of Canada's premier conference and trade show exhibition for flexible and hybrid electronics (FHE) took place virtually this week. More than 180 colleagues from over 80 organizations in 15 countries around the World connected, contributed and learned.
23 Mar 2021
Electrically Conductive Adhesives in Wearable Electronic Applications
Investigating the fields of Component and Electrode Attachments in the Wearables Industry
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.
8 Mar 2021
Where are the Innovations in Thermal Interface Materials
Thermal management is one of the most important topics in a wide range of applications; from electric vehicle battery packs through to consumer electronics, there is a pressing need to dissipate heat efficiently. Thermal interface materials (TIM) come in numerous types and play a crucial role in the thermal transfer from a heat source. This article looks at what the major innovations are for these materials and why those developments are significant.
2 Mar 2021
Covestro: Materials for Cylindrical Cell Battery Packs
At a recent online presentation, Covestro highlighted their materials for cylindrical cell electric vehicle battery packs.
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.
4 Feb 2021
Henkel Expands Partnership with Quad Industries on Printed Electronics
Henkel Adhesive Technologies and Quad Industries have announced the expansion of their strategic partnership to offer capacities and support for technological value creation and prototyping with printed electronics solutions across multiple industries.
18 Jan 2021
Desktop Metal to buy EnvisionTEC for $300 Million
Desktop Metal Inc announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire EnvisionTEC for total consideration of $300 million, consisting of a combination of cash and newly issued Desktop Metal stock.
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).
9 Dec 2020
5G in 2020: Highlights from IDTechEx
This article summarizes and highlights some of the critical 5G developments and news in 2020.
3 Dec 2020
Thermal Management in 2020: Highlights from IDTechEx
A huge market is opening for component and material suppliers in the thermal management arena.