Nano Materials In Automotive Applications

Key Feature:

  • Scratch- and corrosion-resistant coatings
  • Catalytic converters with Pt. nanoparticles
  • “Carbon Black”, Nano clays
  • Anti-Reflective and Water Repelling coatings
  • MEMS sensors, fast-charge batteries, engine and power train components
  • LEDs
  • Polymer nanocomposite panels


Automotive industry is regarded as the largest and most demanding user of material technology. Materials commonly in use are- EPs, PMCs, CMCs, MMCs, Steel, Aluminium. The industry constantly strives for material technology which will bring about cost effective improvements in vehicle performance, safety and convenience. Increased environmental and safety legislation dictating the greater use of advanced materials in automotive applications Anti-Reflective and Water Repelling coatings.