Nanomaterials

materials and coatings
Revolutionary innovations for clean energy, medicine, electronics, and more

These lightweight, multifunctional structures will revolutionize the design of future products and systems. With unique optical, electronic, or mechanical properties, nanomaterials function as inks, catalysts, electrical conductors, and additives to improve functionality in areas such as:

  • Energy storage and distribution
  • Coatings and adhesives
  • Sensors and electronics
  • Optics
  • Polymer composites and prepregs
  • Miniature devices

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