This review focuses on the development of hybrid materials based on inorganic–organic compositions with improved and new functionalities, and their utilization for 3D printing of various devices: magnetic materials, flexible and stretchable materials for conductive and shape-memory devices, materials for photonics and optics, materials with enhanced mechanical properties, and dielectric and piezoelectric materials. Various methods of functional 3D printing are briefly discussed.
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The financial support of the Ministry of Science, Technology & Space of Israel, and China Scholarship Council is highly appreciated. This article is part of the Advanced Materials Interfaces Hall of Fame article series, which highlights the work of top interface and surface scientists.
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- 3D printing
- hybrid dielectric materials
- hybrid materials
- hybrid materials for photonics and optics
- magnetic hybrid materials