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Advanced materials

A definition in 3 sections

1. Any new or significantly improved material…

  • That provides a distinct advantage in (physical or functional) performance when compared to conventional materials.

2. ...belonging to one of the following categories…

  • Advanced materials (basic materials with improved performance, ex. nanomaterial manufacturer)
  • Finished and semi-finished products (solution intended for the end client and involving advanced materials in its manufacturing, ex. detector manufacturer)
  • Processes (innovative processes for advanced materials, ex. additive manufacturing) and instrumentation (ex. new characterization techniques)

3. …and intended for, but not exclusive to, the following areas of application :

  • Energy
  • Transportation
  • Environment
  • Health and Nutrition
  • Construction
  • Consumer Products
  • Defence/Security
  • Digital