Engaged in breakthrough innovation, R&Dnano offers an expertise service to develop sol-gel surface coatings and treatments for industrial products.

R&D nano offers a Go/NoGo expertise:

Scientific & Technical, Environmental, Commercial

 
DIAGNOSIS OF INNOVATION TRL1
  • State of the art
  • Physico-chemical analysis
  • Technico-economic diagnosis of development pathways

Deliverables: bibliographic synthesis, analysis reports and evaluation recommendations

 

FEASIBILITY STUDY TRL 2 to 4

Technical study :

  • Laboratory formulation and coating/treatment of materials
  • Laboratory characterisation: thickness, roughness, adhesion, scratch resistance, corrosion, salt spray test …

Environmental Study :

  • Laboratory characterisation: leaching, physicochemical

Commercial Study :

  • Funding file (ADEME, Region, BPI)
  • Technical-economic analysis of potential markets

Deliverables: test reports, characteristics of new synthesised coatings and comparison with existing conventional coatings, technical and economic recommendations, estimation of necessary investments and potential gains.

 

TRANSFER OF TECHNOLOGY: TRL 5 to 7

Technical:

  • Prototyping (supply of formulations up to 10kg)

Environmental / Regulatory:

  • Characterization INERIS, REACH, RoHS

Commercial:

  • Letter (s) of interest from one or more end-users

Deliverables: Specific formulation, technical data sheet, validation of technical, environmental and regulatory performance and letter of interest from an end-user.