TITLE

Are SMART COATINGS Getting Smarter?

AUTHOR(S)
Challener, Cynthia
PUB. DATE
July 2011
SOURCE
CoatingsTech;Jul2011, Vol. 8 Issue 7, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on smart coatings. It states that smart coatings respond to changes in the environment including electrical current, bioactivity, and surface tension. Stuart Rowan of Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) states that smart coatings is a sexy term that catches the attention of people and the coatings do not undergo complex though processes. It mentions that Toyota Research Institute of North America Inc. (TRINA) and NEI Corp. (NEI) are developing smart coatings solutions.
ACCESSION #
63020366

 

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