Summary of material types associated with extreme requirements and corresponding applications .
|Extreme environement||Extreme condition||Type of materials||Application|
|Corrosion||Corrosive Environments||Smart coatings (organic, inorganic or hybrid): Self-healing, antifouling, super-hydrophobic||Radar systems, satellites, laptops, mobile phones, solar panels, medical devices and implants, invisible paints, furniture, automotive, etc.|
|Highly Corrosive Solutions||Diamond Like Carbon||Photo thermal converters of solar energy, Medical prostheses, Mechanical cutting tools |
|Temperature||Vacuum and High-Temperature Applications||Glasses and Glass-Ceramics||Solid Oxide Fuel Cells |
|High Temperature Applications||Intermetallic and Alloys||Aero-engines, automotive|
|Very low Temperature||Fibre bragg gratings|
|Ultrahigh Temperatures||Refractory Materials||High-temperature furnaces, manufacturing tools, thermal shields, engines, reactors.|
|Friction||Wear||Protective Hard Coatings (Carbides, Ceramics, Tufflon and Traclon)||Tribological applications|
|Shock Waves||Visco-elastic polymers||Impact protection|
|Shock high acceleration||Military applications, measurement devices|
|High Pressure||Multi-ferroics materials alternative membrane material||AC/DC magnetic field sensors photovoltaic multiferroic solar cell sensors for automotive and process industries|
|Space extreme conditions||High-Radiation Fields||Diamond Like Carbon||MEMs|
|Radiation||Radiation-Tolerant Oxides||Semiconductors sensors, transistors|
|High Magnetic Field||Magnetoelastic Materials||Sensors |
|High Electric Field||Ceramic dielectrics||Satellites, space-borne weapons|
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