Process development for innovative products made of 2D nanomaterials
AIXTRON has successfully investigated the production, properties and applications of 2D nanomaterials in the "HEA2D" project together with five partners.
OLED materials innovator CYNORA secures US$25M in first closing
Marking the initial closing of its Series C funding round, CYNORA has secured US$25M in financing from investors in Asia, Europe and the US. Germany-based CYNORA is an emerging materials leader with a novel technology to produce ultra-high-efficiency emitter systems required for next-generation Organic Light Emitting Diode displays.
Slashed OLED production costs herald new era for lighting
A new generation of lighting products could soon be illuminating our homes and businesses after a high-profile group of researchers demonstrated that the cost of producing flexible OLED panels can be reduced by over 90%.
Milestone in graphene production
For the first time, it has been possible to produce functional OLED electrodes from graphene.
Two-dimensional material moves from the lab to the UK factory floor
Graphene is a two-dimensional material made up of sheets of carbon atoms. With its combination of exceptional electrical, mechanical and thermal properties, graphene has the potential to revolutionise industries ranging from healthcare to electronics.
Printing & vacuum deposition: Competing for market share
Flexible electronic devices are starting to experience significant proliferation, with more and more devices with innovative form factors being brought to market, from small components such as disposable sensors that have been in the market for quite some time now, all the way to new flexible smart phones currently being demonstrated by consumer electronics giants like Samsung and LG.
System for deposition of OLED barrier films
The innovative Optacap plasma enhanced chemical vapor deposition technology enables the deposition of highly flexible and effective barrier films for thin-film encapsulation of OLED display, OLED lighting, organic photovoltaic and flexible electronic devices.
He who does not print, vacuum coats
Atmospheric vs. vacuum deposition in the flexible electronics era.
AIXTRON acquires OLED encapsulation company PlasmaSi
AIXTRON SE has announced that it has acquired PlasmaSi, Inc. effective April 1, 2015. The purchase price may reach up to $16 million and will be paid in cash.
Update on graphene from China
IDTechEx Research recently attended a graphene conference in China. This was a timely event as the activity on graphene in China is picking up. Here is a summary of what we learned
The graphene industry finds new market opportunities in California
The 5th IDTechEx conference and tradeshow on graphene and 2D materials- Graphene and 2D Materials LIVE! - has become the annual meeting place for the global graphene industry in California.
AIXTRON puts demo cluster for OLED production processes into operation
AIXTRON SE, a leading provider of deposition systems for the semiconductor industry, has launched operations with a new R&D cluster that demonstrates the core processes used to produce organic semiconductors.
Nanoinnova is a start-up formed in 2010/11 with private funds. They have two product lines: (1) research-scale equipment for CVD graphene, and (2) graphene oxide solutions.
Strategic cooperation for OLED manufacturing
AIXTRON SE and Manz AG have agreed a strategic cooperation. Both partners will be working on further developing solutions for use in efficient organic light-emitting diode (OLEDs) production, aiming to jointly exploit the opportunities offered by the future market for OLED technologies.
Aristotle University and AIXTRON collaborate in SMARTONICS Project
AIXTRON SE has announced that the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and AIXTRON will closely cooperate in the European SMARTONICS project started in January 2013.