Printable TFT's for Flexible Display (Printed Electronics Europe 2009)

Dr Bonwon Koo, Research Staff, Display Laboratory
Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, Korea
Apr 07, 2009.


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Presentation Summary

  • Overview of printable TFT's
  • Various technologies for Flexible Display
  • Some results of SAIT

Speaker Biography (Bonwon Koo)

Bonwon Koo, is a principle research engineer in the Display Laboratory (printable TFT strategic technology unit) at SAIT (Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology).
He received his BS and MS degrees in physics from Keimyung University and PhD degree in electrical engineering from Dong-A University.
His research interests include the surface and interfacial properties in OTFT, flexible display process includes ink-jet, spin-coating etc.
He has played leading roles in 32x32 mono color OTFT-PLED program at SAIT in 2003, world first 15" full color OTFT-LCD program at SAIT-SEC(Samsung Electronics Co.) in 2004 ,64x64 full color OTFT-PLED program at SAIT in 2005, 128x64 mono color PTFT-OLED program at SAIT in 2006, 4" QVGA PTFT-EPD program at SAIT in 2007, 4" QVGA PTFT-EPD on plastic program at SAIT in 2008, 4.8" QVGA PDLC-PTFT on glass program at SAIT in 2009 and 4.8" QVGA PDLC-PTFT on plastic program at SAIT in 2010.
Koo can be reached at the Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, Mt. 14-1, Nongseo-Dong, Giheung-Gu, Youngin-Si, Gyeonggi-Do, S.Korea 446-712; tel. 82-31-280-6787, mobile 82-10-7506-1755 and e-mail

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