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Diverse areas of application

The products developed by the Fraunhofer POLO® open up an array of applications to meet existing challenges and they also create new opportunities in new markets.

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Industrial sectors

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Products and markets

Main applications of our products

  • Transparent abrasion protection for sensitive surfaces and decorative layers
  • Customization of the surface energy (improved printability, bonding properties, adhesion, easy-to-clean, etc.)
  • Layers with special barrier properties (water vapor, CO2, oxygen, aromas, ions), especially in combination with vapor-deposited/sputtered inorganic layers)
  • Anti-adhesion and anti-fogging layers
  • Passivation layers for electronic components
  • Anti-counterfeiting layers
  • process controll for thin organic coatings