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Global Multifunctional Smart Coatings & Surfaces Market Report – Analysis, Technologies & Forecasts 2016-2023 – Key Vendors: AGC, AkzoNobel & BASF – Research and Markets

By Business Wire News   


Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the “Multifunctional Smart Coatings and Surfaces: 2016-2023” report to their offering.

The multifunctional coatings opportunity is being shaped by the growing marketplace insistence that buildings, transportation, devices for providing healthcare and even complete cities be smart. In some cases multifunctional smart coatings and surfaces may improve functionality, while at the same time improving aesthetics

Coatings and surfaces that are smart in multiple ways would seem to fit better into the evolving need for smarts than garden varieties, of smart coatings. The report also sees in multifunctional coatings a considerable potential for coatings firms – both large, established firms and start-ups – to create significant market value, while differentiating themselves in the market.

Key Topics Covered:

  • Identifying how and where value will be created with multifunctional coatings.
  • Assessment of which combinations of functionalities will be most successful in the marketplace.
  • Strategic profiles of leading companies developing multifunctional smart materials.
  • Ten-year forecasts.
  • Materials evolution.
  • Emerging fabrication approaches for multifunctional coatings.
  • Applications and end-user markets for multifunctional coatings.

Companies Mentioned Include:

  • AGC
  • AkzoNobel
  • Alcoa
  • BASF
  • BigSky Technologies
  • Casalgrande
  • Clariant
  • Cornerstone Research
  • Corning
  • Covestro
  • Crossville
  • Diamon-Fusion
  • Dow Chemical
  • Dow Corning
  • DSM Biomedical
  • Heliatek
  • Klingshield
  • Life Material
  • Luna Innovations
  • Viavi
  • Yanfeng

Report Structure:

Executive Summary

Chapter One: Introduction

Chapter Two: Multifunctional Smart Materials Technology: Opportunities and Evolution

Chapter Three: Multifunctional Smart Materials in the Construction Industry

Chapter Four: Multifunctional Smart Materials in the Automotive Industry

Chapter Five: Multifunctional Smart Materials in Aerospace

Chapter Six: Other Markets with Potential for Multifunctional Smart Materials: Multipurpose versus Smart Multifunctionality

For more information visit

Research and Markets
Laura Wood, Senior Manager
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