29 Jan 2020
Formerly part of Plastic Logic, FlexEnable has developed a flexible organic thin film transistor (OTFT) backplane that can be produced at low temperatures. It then licences this technology to manufacturers, with a key selling point that it can be integrated into existing LCD display fabrication lines to produce curved OLCD displays.
25 Jul 2019
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.
26 Oct 2017
Printing Electronics: Highlights of Some New Manufacturing Advances
In this subscriber-only content IDTechEx highlights some of the latest developments in printing and manufacturing processes for electronics.
19 May 2017
Report from the IDTechEx Show! Berlin, Germany 2017
Strong positive feedback and growth at Europe's most important event on emerging technologies
19 Apr 2017
New equipment developments: The new Easycoater
The very successful S2S unit Easycoater from Coatema got a complete redesign.
3 Apr 2017
Nanoimprint is the new hot topic
The cooperation between Coatema Coating Machinery and temicon has revealed a brand-new R2R-Nanoimprint line.
8 Mar 2016
Open access pilot line accelerates commercialisation of flexible OLED
Europe's technology leaders in the development of flexible organic light-emitting diodes for lighting and signage applications have joined together in a consortium to develop an open access pilot line that will accelerate the commercial adoption of this promising new technology.
31 Oct 2014
Collaboration in roll to roll production of large area flexible PVs
Flexible organic photovoltaic (OPV) cells over 6m long and 50cm wide have been produced by a recent pan European collaborative research and development project named "FabriGen".
14 Jan 2013
VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland
inert atmosphere printing line, hot embossing, metal evaporation, laser ablation, sintering. Typical web width is 300 mm.
The CPI works on all types of applications, not just a few like OLED and transistors. This means they are able to adapt to a greater range of customers.
15 May 2012
The Clean4Yield project
The Clean4Yield project will work to develop new technologies capable of inspecting moving foils for micro- and nanoscale dust particles and defects, and for cleaning / repairing layers as necessary.
12 Dec 2011
IDTechEx Printed Electronics USA 2011 award winners
The annual printed electronics award winners were announced at the IDTechEx Awards Dinner in Santa Clara, California. The awards recognize outstanding progress in the development and commercialization of printed electronics, an industry that produces a huge amount of technical innovation which will be used in many products.