BASF Venture Capital GmbH

Adaptive Surface Technologies, Inc.

Adaptive Surface Technologies is the leader in providing customized solutions for sticky problems in materials. The company creates highly repellent, slippery surfaces for customers in all industries, including energy, packaging, consumer goods, automotive and environment. Its portfolio of pioneering and award-winning technologies, based on years of knowhow, originates from the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering and the Harvard University School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.

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Cambridge, USA




Materials and coatings that repel fluids, contaminants, and biological fouling.



Dr. Michael Nettersheim
Investment Manager
Benckiserplatz 1, 67059 Ludwigshafen am Rhein