National Critical Technologies



Materials


Alloys        View Details

Technical Applications
  • Titanium Alloys
  • Intermetallic Alloys

Ceramic Materials        View Details

Technical Applications
  • Ceramic IC packaging
  • Ceramic matrix composites
  • Ceramic coatings

Composites        View Details

Technical Applications
  • Polymer matrix
  • Ceramic matrix
  • Carbon-carbon
  • Molecular-scale

Electronic Materials        View Details

Technical Applications
  • GaAs
  • Thin-film dielectric

Photonic Materials        View Details

Technical Applications
  • Semiconductor lasers
  • Advanced detectors

High Energy/Density Materials        View Details

Technical Applications
  • Semiconductor lasers
  • Advanced Detectors

Highway/Infrastructure Materials        View Details

Technical Applications
  • Paving
  • Repair Materials
  • Polymer Matrix Composites

Biocompatible Materials        View Details

Technical Applications
  • Structural metallic orthopedic prosthetic implants
  • Artificial blood and skin
  • Surface coatings for implantable sensors for chronic (long-term) patient monitoring
  • Electrodes for functional electrical stimulation

Stealth Materials        View Details

Technical Applications
  • Radar-absorbing

Superconductors        View Details

Technical Applications
  • High temperature
  • Advanced low-temperature

Aircraft Structures        View Details

Technical Applications
  • Computational structural mechanics
  • Hot structures
  • Actively cooled structures
  • Materials life behavior prediction
  • Life Extension technologies
  • Stealth structures
  • Infrastructure materials