1. 29 Nov 2023  |  Global  |  Technology Research

    Next-Generation Battery Material Technology Growth Opportunities

    Advances in Energy and Power Density, Cycle Life, and Safety of Next-gen Batteries to Address Customer Needs across Diverse Applications

    With the growing demand for electric vehicles (EVs) and renewable energy storage systems, the need for high-performance batteries is increasing. The shift toward improved battery technologies with higher energy density, longer lifespan, and increased safety is pushing technical advancements in next-generation (next-gen) battery material technologie...

  2. 30 Aug 2023  |  Global  |  Technology Research

    Technological Advancement in Smart Coatings: R&D and Application Analysis

    Technology Strategies focus on Improved Performance, Cost Savings, and Environmental Benefits

    Smart coatings play a significant role in a wide range of industrial and application segments because of their unique capabilities, such as improving surface properties, adding different functionalities, increasing efficiency, protecting against environmental elements, and enhancing the aesthetics of the structure. Frost & Sullivan’s “Advanc...

  3. 29 Mar 2019  |  Global  |  Technology Research

    Technologies for Monitoring and Control of NOx in Automobiles

    Driven by new standards, and test procedures, NOx control has become a priority. Hybridization and advanced combustion control are key trends gaining momentum.

    Exhaust emissions have always been an area of concern for the automotive industry. The problem lies in the fact that vehicles produce emissions when they burn the fuel to run the engine. Both petrol and diesel engines have a mixture of gases in their exhaust. Termed as “tail pipe emissions”, they are categorized as Criteria Air Contaminants (CA...

  4. 26 Dec 2018  |  Global  |  Technology Research

    Emerging Opportunities for Sulfur

    Sulfur as a Byproduct from Chemical and Petroleum Industries Shows Promise for Use in Polymer and Energy Storage Applications

    Sulfur is an abundantly available chemical element that is often derived as a byproduct from desulphurization activities in chemical industries and petroleum refineries. Elemental sulfur has conventionally been used for the production of hydrosulfuric acid and fertilizers. The shift towards a circular economy where byproducts are to be used in recy...

  5. 24 Dec 2018  |  Global  |  Technology Research

    Micro- and Nano- encapsulation: Technology Impact Analysis

    Advances in Encapsulation Technologies Stabilize Encapsulated Ingredients and Optimize Targeted Delivery in Various Industries

    Encapsulation is used to preserve/protect various substances within another material at microscale sizes (microencapsulation) and at nanoscale sizes (nanoencapsulation). The material encapsulated is referred to as the ‘core’ whereas the encapsulates is referred to as the ‘shell’. The core material for different nanocapsules differs in size,...

  6. 20 Dec 2018  |  Global  |  Technology Research

    Emerging Opportunities for Conductive Polymers

    Need for Energy- and Cost-efficient Solutions and Safety Considerations Drive the Adoption of Conductive Polymers in Consumer the Electronics Industry

    The increasing demand for high performance and cost-effective materials in various industries such as consumer electronics, automotive, and others is boosting the growth and enhancing the adoption potential of conductive polymers. Moreover, the dimensional stability, structural strength, flexibility, and chemical resistance characteristics are also...

  7. 30 Oct 2018  |  Global  |  Technology Research

    Measurement While Drilling (MWD) – Patenting and Technology Development Trends

    Transformation of MWD in the Oil and Gas Sector is Driven by Innovations in Sensors and Telemetry

    Measurement while drilling technology is a critical part of the oilfield drilling operations as it enables the driller to achieve precise well placement by efficient steering the drill bit in planned well path to reach the target in shortest possible time. Real-time formation evaluation measurements transmitted to the surface while drilling helps o...

  8. 28 Sep 2018  |  Global  |  Technology Research

    Self-healing Coatings: Opportunity Analysis

    Automotive, Aerospace, and Oil & Gas Industries Drive Adoption of Self-healing Coatings

    The research service titled, “Self-healing Coatings: Opportunity Analysis” provides an overview of self-healing coatings, its need, different mechanisms for achieving self-healing action as well as the key differentiating factors compared to other protective coatings. It also covers the key drivers and challenges of the sector as well as the me...

  9. 30 Jun 2018  |  Global  |  Technology Research

    Future of Lightweight Metals in the Automotive Sector

    Growth Opportunities for Lightweight Metals in Automotive Industry are Driven by Strict Regulations for Reduction in CO2 Emissions

    Global trends targeted towards more energy efficient vehicles driven by the strict legislations regarding reduction of carbon dioxide emissions are putting pressure on the car OEMs. In order to achieve higher energy-efficiency and meet the legislative requirements, lighter cars must be built. One of the ways to achieve the lightweighting is to rep...

  10. 28 Jun 2018  |  Global  |  Technology Research

    Functional Coatings for Flexible Packaging: Technology Impact Assessment

    Global Push for Sustainable Packaging Practices Creates New Opportunities for Barrier Coatings in Flexible Packaging

    Flexible packaging is a simple and well accepted type of packaging which provides a wide range of possibilities in customization and design flexibility according to the needs of the product being packaged. While conventional coatings applied to package substrates act as a protective layer with aesthetic appeal, recent developments in functional coa...