The range of applications where the advanced coating technologies of the CCC are used is large. It includes energy applications like solar cells, batteries or fuel cells, industrial applications like hard coatings, optical or medical applications as well as special applications like functional fibers. A manufacturing technology can only provide a solution for a currently unmet need and create value for the user in the context of the targeted application. Therefore, it is essential for us to cooperate with partners that have expertise in said fields of application. They need to help us develop processes and product prototypes that meet the needs and requirements of the market and the customer.