Transparent Microwave Oven Doors, Range of Applications, Highlight NANOWEB® Versatility
HALIFAX, NS / ACCESSWIRE / December 22, 2022 / Meta Materials Inc. (the "Company" or "META®") (NASDAQ:MMAT)(FSE:MMAT), a developer of high-performance functional materials and nanocomposites, today announced that it will be exhibiting NANOWEB® Transparent EMI Shielding Film, for which META was named a CES® 2023 Innovation Awards Honoree, installed in a microwave oven. META will also exhibit its NANOWEB® Transparent EMI Shielding Film in the Innovation Awards Showcase at CES 2023.
NANOWEB® EMI Shielding provides clear visibility while protecting against harmful radiation.
NANOWEB® transparent conductive film is a versatile, platform technology, offering the best combination of transparency and conductivity. At CES 2023, in addition to EMI shielding, META will also be demonstrating a range of applications:
- NANOWEB® heaters for deicing/defogging of ADAS sensors (cameras, RADAR, LiDAR)
- NANOWEB® antennas and electrochromic lenses for AR eyewear
- NANOWEB® 5G Reflector films for managing outdoor and indoor signal propagation
"It is an honor for our innovation to be recognized by the CTA. Our roll-to-roll NANOWEB® line is ready to begin production in 2023 for the typical rectangular dimensions of microwave oven doors," said George Palikaras, President and CEO. In Q3:2022, we completed optimizing the line for 5G reflector films, with output that met and even exceeded customer specifications. As we scale capacity, we look forward to commercializing NANOWEB® for more and more products."
META is developing two new battery materials to improve performance, safety and sustainability for Li-ion batteries used in electric vehicles and other applications. NPORE® nanocomposite ceramic separators have <1% heat shrinkage, to help prevent battery fires. Metal/polymer composite current collectors made with patented PLASMAfusion® technology reduce weight by 80% compared to solid copper foil, extending vehicle range, act as a fuse to inhibit thermal runaway and improve sustainability by reducing copper content. META's proprietary solutions are compatible with all Li-ion battery formats and chemistries.
Electric Vehicles are META's largest market opportunity
META's booth will be located at the Las Vegas Convention Center, North Hall, #9417, January 5-8, 2023.
Owned and produced by CTA, CES 2023 will take place in Las Vegas on January 5-8, 2023, with Media Days taking place January 3-4, 2023. Attendees will experience new technologies from global brands, hear about the future of technology from thought leaders and collaborate face-to-face with other attendees. The show will highlight how innovations in sustainability, transportation and mobility, digital health, the metaverse and more are addressing the world's greatest challenges. Audiences will hear from industry experts during live keynotes, including leaders from John Deere and AMD. Visit CES.tech for all CES 2023 updates, registration details and the media page for all press resources. The CES Innovation Awards are based upon descriptive materials submitted to the judges. CTA did not verify the accuracy of any submission or of any claims made and did not test the item to which the award was given.
About Meta Materials Inc.
META® delivers previously unachievable performance, across a range of applications, by inventing, designing, developing, and manufacturing sustainable, high-performance, functional materials, components and systems. Our extensive technology platform enables leading global brands to deliver breakthrough products to their customers in consumer electronics, 5G communications, health and wellness, aerospace, automotive, and clean energy. Our nano-optic metamaterial technology provides anti-counterfeiting security features for government documents and currencies and authentication for brands. Our achievements have been widely recognized, including being named a Lux Research Innovator of the Year in 2021. Learn more at www.metamaterial.com.
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