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New Conductive Ink for Web Printing USA
Trident launches 256Jet-D inkjet printhead for printed electronics
Versatile, serviceable design enhances efficiency and allows for 5x higher resolution than possible with screen printing.
DuPont Microcircuit Materials highlights new developments in Germany
New developments in inks and imaging for the printed electronics industry will be presented by DuPont new market development lead Dr. Kerry Adams as part of DuPont Microcircuit Materials' (MCM) participation at IDTechEx Printed Electronics Europe.
G24 Innovations appoints leading solar technology authority
Shozo Yanagida to join renewable energy pioneer's advisory board.
MicroCat represents the synergy of two innovations
MacDermid Electronics Solutions has developed a novel additive circuit formation process called MicroCat.
Soligie appoints printed electronics veterans
Soligie Appoints Printed Electronics Veterans Richard Morris & Mark Duarte to Lead Business Development & Sales.
ImageXpert announces new innovations for printed electronics
ImageXpert has recently developed two products that allow for a broader range of printed electronic part inspection.
Germany pioneering new innovations
Germany's expertise in industrial production, printing processes, and chemicals - all essential elements to printed electronics - make it a leading location for investments.
NanoDynamics exhibits nano-scale metals at Printed Electronics Europe
NanoDynamics will display its selection of metal flakes and powders for printed electronics industry applications at Printed Electronics Europe, April 8-9, 2008 in Dresden, Germany.
Soligie to develop smart packaging and drug delivery patch
A new name for a proven product for polymer electronics
Intrinsically conductive polymers are becoming more and more important for the electronics industry.
Thinfilm signs Memorandum of Understanding with Dupont Teijin Films UK
Thin Film Electronics ASA, announces that Thinfilm has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (
Zephyr Technology and BIOPAC Systems forge alliance
Global Monitoring Leader and Life Sciences Research and Education Provider Sign.
Darpa selects Bioident for joint development project
Project demonstrates potential of biosensors with integrated printed detectors for point-of-use tests.
UV-inkjet OLEDs - A new technology
In time, it will be possible to develop printed OLEDs sufficiently to light up advertising posters with flashing lights and moving messages.
Plextronics signs MOU to supply solar technology to Korean company
Plextronics, Inc. has signed a non-binding memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Korea Parts & Fasteners (KPF) to create a research and development center for organic photovoltaic process development.
Gentag, Inc. and MacroArray Technologies join forces
Gentag, Inc. and MacroArray Technologies have teamed to develop a new wireless test platform that will incorporate Gentag's cell phone-sensor technology with MacroArray's proteomics discovery technology to create a series of new disposable, wireless diagnostic tests.
Sigma-Aldrich signs agreement with Plextronics
Printed electronics holds possibilities for applications including printed organic solar cells, radio frequency identification (RFID) tags and flexible displays
The OLLA project delivers its final milestone
At the end of the project period, the OLLA project consortium presents its final milestone: the basic technology for a white OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) light source, with an efficacy of 50.7 lumens per watt at an initial brightness of 1.000 cd/m² based on the Novaled PIN OLED technology. The OLLA project is a joint basic research consortium, headed by Philips Lighting.
Holst Centre opens Roll-to-Roll research line for printed electronics
Holst Centre will initially focus its activities on large-area printing and printed structures on flexible substrates around the Roll-to-Roll line. Main application driver is the development of device layouts and processes for flexible OLED lighting and signage.
THIN - INKTEC and Thin Film Electronics broaden agreement
The extended joint collaboration is focused on developing reliable print manufacturing processes for high volume production of Thinfilm's memory technology. The work will be performed at InkTec's 2nd factory in Pyungtaek-city, Korea.
University teams with Gentag and SAIC to develop glucose sensors
Georgetown University, Gentag, Inc., and Science Applications International Corporation, have combined forces to develop a non-invasive method for glucose measurement.
Nano-Proprietary and Universitaet Stuttgart advance carbon nanotubes
Universitaet Stuttgart, and Nano-Proprietary, Inc.'s subsidiary Applied Nanotech, Inc. announce significant advancement in the application of carbon nanotubes for the flexible electronics industry.
HP licenses technology to Xtreme Energetics for solar energy system
HP and Xtreme Energetics have announced that they have entered into an agreement for the development of a solar energy system designed to generate electricity at twice the efficiency and half the cost of traditional solar panels.
Tekes grants 1,5 million Euros loan for technology development
TEKES The Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation, on 27 June granted Enfucell a 1,5 million euros loan for development of the SoftBattery™ technology.
Sunset develops platform inkjet chemistry for conductive silver inks
SunJet, the inkjet ink division of Sun Chemical, announced the development of ink chemistry designed to support and deliver conductive films using nano-particles of silver.
Dow acquires Rohm and Haas
$18.8 billion transaction marks pivotal point in Dow's transformation
Optomec and Applied Nanotech Holdings announce strategic co-operation
Optomec and Applied Nanotech Holdings, Inc. announce strategic co-operation to introduce optimized copper inks for aerosol jet printing for printable electronics.
Renewable Energy fund to invest $30 million
G24i will use investment to facilitate its rapid expansion of production and sales capability.
Blue Spark Technologies unveils innovative printed battery designs
New Blue Spark UT Series (ultra-thin) paves the way for innovative RFID card and label solutions; Blue Spark HD Series (high-drain) provides a power boost to handle drug delivery patches and novelty greeting cards.
Thin Battery Technologies is now Blue Spark Technologies
Thin Battery Technologies, the leading supplier of thin, flexible printed battery solutions, announced that the company's new name will be Blue Spark Technologies
Plastic Logic, receives new $50 million round of venture capital
Reinvestment supports next growth phase: Opening Dresden plant, establishing US headquarters, management team expansion.
Henkel's Wafer Backside Coating revolutionizes die attach processes
Utilizing the proven materials deposition techniques of stencil printing, screen printing and spin coating, Henkel's WBC solution allows packaging specialists to efficiently coat the back of wafers with die attach materials down to 20 microns in thickness.
100% in-line printed electronics inspection
High resolution reel-to-reel or sheet fed 100% in-spection of printed and patterned flexible circuit materials results in reduced waste and increased quality through yield management.
BAYMETEC is now AMPERTEC - Ultra high purity materials
A new name for a proven product line for sputtering target manufacturing, coatings and related applications.
World's first thin-film battery with integrated battery management
Cymbet Corporation has developed a breakthrough in battery technology with the introduction of the EnerChip™ CC CBC3112 and CBC3150 thin-film batteries with integrated battery management.
First display modules from prelonic
prelonic build first display - battery modules: fully printed, on one substrate and low-cost. Focused to mass production processes these prototypes will be the base of the starting business in 2009.
ImageXpert announces JetXpert, a new drop-in-flight analysis system
ImageXpert software is used for image analysis including drop trajectory, velocity, volume, radius, ligament and break off length, as well as other features as desired.
Soligie achieves ISO 9001 and ISO 13485 certification
Soligie, a market leader in the design and manufacture of printed electronics, announced that it has achieved ISO 9001:2000 and ISO 13485:2003 certification from BSI, Inc.
NTERA and GSI Technologies Sign License and Material Supply Agreement
NTERA, Inc., the leader in all-printed, flexible, color change display technologies, and GSI Technologies, the leading manufacturer of functional printed electronic components, has announced that they have entered into a multi-year license and material supply agreement to produce devices using NTERA's NanoChromics™ technology.
Reduced waste and increased quality through yield management
The ISRA VISION Smash PCB™ inspection system can be used in printed electronics applications to detect defects to include: mis-registration, shorts, opens, cracks, "mouse bites", and substrate defects.
DuPont MCM introduces new offering for printed electronics
DuPont Microcircuit Materials (MCM), part of DuPont Electronic Technologies, has announced the introduction of a new silver conductive ink formulated for use in printed electronics.
NanoMas Technologies completes series A Financing
NanoMas Technologies, Inc., a world leader in the development of low-cost and highly conductive metallic nanoparticles, announced the recent closing of $3.2 million in its Series A financing.
Rogers to feature printed electronics solutions
Rogers will showcase its Printed Electronics and Lighting Solutions at the Printed Electronics USA 2008 show (December 3-4, in San Jose, CA).
Conductive - Flexible -Transparent
H.C. Starck has developed an even more conductive polymer that can be tailor made for printed electronics.
Applied Materials joins Flexible Display Centre
The Flexible Display Centre (FDC) at Arizona State University has announced that Applied Materials, Inc., through its Display Business Group-AKT, has become an Associate Member, joining the ranks of other world-class providers of technology, materials and process equipment who are collaborating with the FDC to develop advanced flexible electronic displays.
Synopsys unveils IP OEM partner program
Synopsys, Inc, a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design and manufacturing, has announced the launch of its IP OEM partner program with leading fabless ASIC companies and supply channel partners. Arrow Electronics, Inc and Global Unichip Corp.
Creative Chips adopts Synopsys Galaxy Custom Designer
Synopsys, Inc, a world leader in software and IP for semiconductor design and manufacturing, has announced that Creative Chips has adopted Synopsys' Galaxy Custom Designer(TM) custom implementation solution.
Zephyr Technology and ADInstruments Pty Ltd forge alliance
Zephyr™ Technology Ltd and ADInstruments have announced the signing of a supply agreement, whereby Zephyr™ will provide ADInstruments with the Zephyr™ BioHarness™ wireless physiological monitoring device.
Dr David Fyfe joins Soligie board
Soligie, a market leader in design and manufacture of Printed Electronics, has announced that industry veteran Dr. David Fyfe has joined Soligie's Advisory Board.
Soligie and Acreo partner for roll-to-roll production
Soligie, a market leader in the design and manufacture of Printed Electronics and ACreo, a leading Swedish research institute, have announced that they have entered into an agreement for the development and volume manufacturing of Acreo's printed electrochromic display technology, PaperDisplay™.
Soligie and Blue Spark Collaborate on Printed Flexible Batteries
Soligie and Blue Spark Technologies have entered into an agreement for the joint market development of Blue Spark's thin battery technology and Soligie's printed electronics capabilities.
CDT and Semprius to develop new OLED backplane technology
Semprius, Inc., announced that it has entered a joint development agreement with Cambridge Display Technology (CDT) to develop new technology for the manufacture of OLED (organic light emitting diode) backplanes for flat panel displays.
Henkel launches self-filleting die attach technology
Further advancing the capabilities of modern die attach technology, Henkel has developed and made commercially available a line of new Ablestik® brand die attach materials known as self-filleting die attach.
New cooperation in graphene composite materials started
BASF and Vorbeck Materials Corp. have established a joint research program to develop graphene-based formulations and composite materials.
Hot news from Menippos
Upper Deck International has acquired a worldwide exclusive technology license from Menippos for interactive trading cards and trading card games.
iTi announces new family of drop watcher inkjet analysis tools
Whether printing with a graphics ink or a functional fluid for printed electronics, photovoltaic, coatings or other industrial application, visualization and analysis of jetting parameters is an essential primary step for successful printing or materials deposition.
Novaled AG secured €8,5 Million equity financing
Novaled AG, closed its 3rd round of financing with a volume of € 8,5 million, which were exclusively provided by existing shareholders of the company.
Plextronics marks the opening of its new development line
Plextronics, Inc. hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony recently at its headquarters in Pittsburgh to celebrate the opening of the company's first manufacturing development line (D-Line).
Development times slashed with new 'Complete Ink Development Tool'
TTP and ImageXpert Inc. are pleased to announce a collaboration to supply a complete ink development tool that will speed up inkjet printhead, ink and system development.
Henkel names new global Sales Director for semiconductor materials
Henkel has announced the appointment of Mr. Luc Godefroid as the company's Global Sales Director for its Semiconductor Group.
Konarka secures $5 million loan for manufacturing and job creation
State enhances commitment to Konarka with financing from the Massachusetts Renewable Energy Trust.
Henkel increases sales and earnings
Business results reflect National Starch acquisition and Ecolab sale
iTi Corporation appoints John Spiers to Board of Directors
imaging Technology international (iTi) Corporation, has appointed technology innovator and entrepreneur, John Spiers to its Board of Directors.
Eye catching stabilised performance
ICI Imagedata demonstrates Stabilex Ultra stabilised film at the Printed Electronics Show 2008 in Dresden (7-8 April) following successful launch in San Jose.
Creative Materials launches silver ink for fine line printing
Creative Materials, Inc, a leading manufacturer of electrically conductive inks, coatings and adhesives, has introduced a fine line screen printable, electrically conductive silver ink, 125-13.
Novaled and Holst Centre to cooperate on organic electronics
Novaled AG announces that it will work together with Holst Centre on Organic Thin Film Transistors (OTFT) using the Novaled PIN OLED® technology and materials.
DuPont Microcircuit Materials presents research findings for PV film
DuPont Microcircuit Materials (MCM), part of DuPont Electronic Technologies, will be presenting new research findings on "Advanced Screen Printable Thin Film Photovoltaic Front-Side Silver Conductor Compositions," at the IDTechEx Photovoltaics beyond Conventional Silicon Europe Conference and Exhibition
Detroit Media Partnership in E-reader deal with Plastic Logic
Plastic Logic has announced a strategic partnership agreement with the Detroit Free Press and The Detroit News, Michigan's largest and award-winning metro daily newspapers, to offer an innovative digital content delivery and distribution program with its forthcoming Plastic Logic Reader.
Integrated inkjet roll-to-roll solar cell manufacturing solution
iTi Solar has been selected by Solarcoating Machinery GmbH (ScM) of Germany, a supplier of turnkey production line solutions for flexible solar cell fabrication, to provide the first digital inkjet system for its integrated roll-to-roll solar cell manufacturing production line.
Aistrup Consulting launches new strategic marketing service
Aistrup Consulting launches new strategic marketing service at Printed Electronics Europe '09 to help printed electronics companies exceed revenue goals and drive better business decisions
Printed Electronics Europe 2009: Germany an innovation hotbed
Printed electronics is an emerging USD 300 billion market that offers a wide range of potential beyond the traditional organic electronics industry. Printed electronics includes thin film transistor circuits (TFTCs), displays, connectors, power sensors, and actuators.
Aerosol Jet Deposition System at IDTechEx's Printed Electronics Europe
Optomec announced today that Dave Ramahi, Optomec's President/CEO will give a Masterclass presentation on Aerosol Jet Deposition technology for C-Si and Thin Film Photovoltaics at the IDTechEx Printed Electronics conference in Dresden, Germany on April 6th.
SOLARJET: Towards printed PV solar cells for ultra low-cost energy
the SOLARJET project consortium has been created bringing together French partners, ARDEJE, HUTCHINSON and CEA/LITEN, to demonstrate that OPV technology can be scaled up to an industrial step.
Device simulation enables optimisation of solar cells
With photovoltaic technologies playing an increasing role in the sustainable energy supply, the establishment of Solar Energy Research Institute of Singapore (SERIS) as a centre for PV research in the Asia-Pacific region is an important step to foster innovation for this rapidly growing segment locally.
Organic and Printed Electronics - Excellent Packaging
Researchers at the Center for Printed Intelligence (CPI) of the VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland have developed an electronic spoilage sensor concept for poultry.
ICI Imagedata demonstriert auf der Konferenz und Ausstellung „Printed Electronics Europe 2009" in Dresden (7.-8. April) seine in San Jose erfolgreich lancierten Stabilex Ultra-Folien.
Companies partner to drive new battery assisted passive RFID research
UPM Raflatac and Blue Spark Technologies partner to drive new battery assisted passive RFID research and product development
OMET forms partnership with Clemson's Sonoco packaging institute
"In a collaborative effort, Clemson University will conduct a holistic approach to packaging sciences, combining many academic disciplines, to learn how to best create packaging, hot to print, fill, seal, ship and recycle, responsibly".
Inktec and Thin Film Electronics wins prestigious award
Inktec and Thin Film Electronics wins prestigious award for roll-to-roll high volume manufacturing of printed memories
RFID tags from UPM Raflatac connect a French magazine to the internet
The latest issue of French publication Amusement is equipped with a UPM Raflatac RFID tag - providing readers with a link to exclusive content online.
First use of printed radio chips realized in public field tests
Researchers performed tests on printed radio chips, produced from polymer circuits on thin, flexible polyester foil, for the first time in electronic ticketing and security.
National Physical Laboratory seek input for pre-standards activities
NPL, offers Printed Electronics World readers to participate in a short on-line survey, where you will be able to give your opinions on the priority areas for organic and plastic electronics.
Trident Industrial Inkjet chooses ImageXpert's JetXpert system
ImageXpert's JetXpert system combines state of the art, proprietary strobing technology with customized optics and powerful ImageXpert software to provide a flexible platform for analyzing the performance of any print head through drop-in-flight analysis and visualization.
AGS series Cartesian gantries designed for ultra-precision
AGS15000 series Cartesian gantries provide outstanding performance and versatility in a wide range of automation platforms including precision micromachining, stencil cutting, fuel cell manufacturing, printed electronics, flat sheet processing, high-speed pick-and-place, automated assembly, vision inspection, dispensing stations, and high-accuracy inspection.
New solar wafer factory
SolarWorld AG will be celebrating the topping-out ceremony of its new production facility for solar silicon wafers in Freiberg's Industrial Estate East with the Prime Minister of Saxony, Stanislaw Tillich, and many guests from the region and from local industry.
Engineering industry relies on intelligent electronics made in Europe
Semiconductor production sites in Europe are important for the engineering industry
iRex Technologies developing a high quality, full color digital reader
The world's leading provider of e‐reading solutions, Netherlands‐based iRex Technologies, announced new progress on development of a next generation of color, writable, ultra‐thin digital readers expected to launch mid 2011.
OE-A Unveils New Roadmap and Demonstrators
The updated and expanded third edition of the OE-A Roadmap for organic and printed electronics offers an overview of future product generations as well as requirements for materials and technologies.
Belair Micro ramps-up printed silver product applications
Marketed products affirm cost abatement, increased serviceability and environmental advancements.
PETEC purchases Optomec Aerosol Jet Deposition System
Aerosol Jet System will be used for the development of Organic Thin Film Transistors
Converting state-of-the-art research results into significant business
The Finnish PrintoCent innovation centre programme will invest more than EUR 10 million over three years in projects that aim at converting research results in printed electronics and optical measurement technology into industrial and business activity.
Organic and printed electronics - Green Energy
Renewable energies play a decisive role in the energy concepts of the future. However, their potential will remain largely limited as long as the sun's energy can neither be stored nor utilized on a large scale. That is where organic materials offer revolutionary solutions. Current trends and the latest developments in this field will be on display at LOPE-C in Frankfurt, Germany from June 23-25, 2009.
SEMICON West, July 14-16 in San Francisco
Companies will share their latest results with the broader semiconductor and display manufacturing supply chain at SEMICON West, July 14-16 in San Francisco.
RAHN launches printed electronics initiative
To support new developments in the rapidly emerging field of printed electronics, RAHN has developed a product flash to summarize the products and support that they can offer to companies considering energy curing as an option for fabricating printed electronics products.
PolyIC demonstrates interactive applications of printed electronics
Clevios™ PH1000 material breaks conductivity record
H.C. Starck Clevios GmbH, Leverkusen, today announced the milestone of 1000 S/cm conductivity or 100 Ohm/sq level of resistivity has been reached using their optimized PEDOT:PSS conductive polymer called Clevios™.
Plextronics hires Vice President of Operations & Quality Manager
Plextronics, Inc. has hired two new professionals to focus on manufacturing operations and quality management.
Plextronics and NTERA demonstrate solar-powered NanoChromics™
Printed electronics companies Plextronics, Inc. and NTERA have teamed-up to provide a working demonstration that combines the key aspects and attributes of their respective technologies.
Prelonic presents novelties
Produced via conventional printing processes, paper thin, flexible and at a cost level far below all known electronics: Printed electronics are expected to create a new era in electronics.
Solarmer breaks world records for plastic solar technology
Solarmer Energy, Inc., a leading developer of plastic solar panels, is now the world record holder for plastic solar cell and plastic solar panel efficiencies.
RFID - a surge in orders
Despite the world's largest RFID project, the $6 billion China National ID card scheme, being completed a year earlier, the global RFID market will rise by 5% this year to $5.56 billion.
VDMA Photovoltaic Equipment
VDMA: Photovoltaic equipment reaches 60 per cent turnover growth in the first quarter of 2009, after two weak quarters incoming orders rise again.
Plastic Logic eReader will wirelessly connect using AT&T 3G network
eReader built for mobile business professionals to debut in 2010.
Novacentrix wins R&D 100 Award for Pulseforge™ 3100
NovaCentrix announced that the PulseForge 3100 with Pulse Thermal Processing has been selected by R&D Magazine as a recipient of the 2009 R&D 100 Award in the Process Sciences category.
New report outlines plastic electronics phenomenon
A new report from Faraday is urging the printing and packaging industries to become more informed about the significance of plastic electronics for brand marketing and how this technology could add value for the FMCG consumer.
Flextech Alliance Awards contract to Etched in Time
Flextech Alliance Awards contract to Etched in Time for linear plasma etch module. System specifically designed for plasma etching dielectric films required in flexible electronics fabrication.
Power Paper's new business model
Power Paper's new business model solidifies company standing as the leading developer of paper thin, flexible and environmentally safe, printable micro-electronic clean technology and patches.
DEK Raises the Bar on DirEKt Coat™ Technology
Anticipating future requirements for high-volume wafer adhesive and coating applications, DEK has enhanced the process capability of its award-winning DirEKt Coat™ technology by a factor of three.
Plextronics deploys organic solar modules at NREL
Plextronics becomes the first company to deploy organic solar modules at NREL's outdoor testing facility.
Marko Hanhikorpi appointed as new CEO of Enfucell
The board of Enfucell has appointed Mr. Marko Hanhikorpi, M. Sc. (Chem. Eng.), eMBA, as new CEO commencing August 12, 2009.
Plastic Logic partners with Olive Software
Enabling magazines and newspapers to easily publish content to the Plastic Logic eReader.
FlexTech Alliance announce the award of $450,000 contract to Solarmer
FlexTech Alliance awards contract to Solarmer Energy, Inc. to enhance performance and efficiency for organic photovoltaics. The solution is a top candidate for manufacturing low-cost, reliable, flexible & clean power.
Plextronics closes $14 million financing round
$14 million funding will enable Plextronics to continue to advance their OLED lighting and OPV products.
Rogers Corporation announces strategic investment in Solicore, Inc.
Rogers Corporation have recently announced that it has made a strategic investment of $5 million in Solicore, Inc., headquartered in Lakeland, Florida.
Organic Solar Cells reach 6% confirmed efficiency
Heliatek GmbH develop organic solar cells consisting of so called "small molecules" - organic dyes which are synthesized from hydrocarbons.
Terepac begins pilot production of printed silicon integrated circuits
Terepac scientists have developed a novel and extremely powerful approach for handling micro-thin, small form factor ICs such as those desired for RFID.
SkySentry receives CIGS array from Ascent Solar Technologies
Skysentry receives lightweight flexible CIGS array from Ascent Solar Technologies.
ReVolt Technology applies for $30 million government research grant
ReVolt Technology applies for $30 million in government research grants accelerating development of innovative zinc-air batteries for vehicles and renewable energy storage.
Plextronics and Novaled to collaborate on development of OLEDS
Plextronics and Novaled to collaborate on development of organic lighting technology
New ultra fine emulsion for high specification printed electronics
MacDermid Autotype, the leading European manufacturer of specialised hard coated films and chemicals, has launched Autotype PLUS GOLD, a photo-stencil emulsion specifically designed for high tolerance electronics screen printing
Printed intelligence to generate new business for industry in Spain
Printed intelligence to generate new business for industry in the Navarre region in Spain. Required expertise and new business to be built using the roadmap outlined by VTT.
NSF Spintronics grant helps NC State researchers
NSF Spintronics grant will help NC State researchers develop smaller, faster electronic devices
NTERA and plastic electronic GmbH enter into a license agreement
NTERA, Inc., and plastic electronic GmbH have announced they have entered into a license agreement to develop advanced printed electronics products using NTERA's NanoChromics technology.
Ascent Solar hires Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing
Ascent Solar hires Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing
Polymer memory products manufactured in roll-to-roll printing process
POLYIC and THINFILM announce high-volume pilot production of roll-to-roll printed memories enabling next-generation interactive toys and games
Tata group invests in a start-up producing photovoltaic solar modules
Tata group invests in start-up Flisom who specialize in flexible and lightweight thin-film photovoltaic solar modules.
MDC - development kit to instantly print electrical circuits
Development kit to instantly print electrical circuits -Methode Electronics, Inc
Applied Materials roll- to-roll vacuum coating system
Applied Materials begins shipments of world's largest, fastest, roll-to-roll vacuum coating systems.
Ascent Solar announces public offering of common stock
Ascent Solar announces public offering of common stock and commitment from Norsk Hydro to purchase common stock
Prime View Int and E Ink Corp revise merger agreement
Prime View International and E Ink Corporation revise merger agreement
PolyIC: high-resolution, conductive structures on transparent film
PolyIC presents highly conductive transparent, high-resolution structures on film
Epson and E Ink announce a new addition to the EPD controller family
Seiko Epson Corporation and E Ink Corporation announced a new jointly developed display controller IC, the S1D13522, which provides a high performance, space saving solution for E Ink's Vizplex-enabled electronic paper displays.
FlexTech announces a multiple phase project with HP Labs
FlexTech Alliance announces contract award for HP labs to develop imprinted and jetted color filters for reflective displays
Ascent Solar's 14% cell efficiency milestone in commercial production
Ascent Solar achieves 14% cell efficiency milestone in commercial production.
IDTechEx joins FlexTech Alliance
IDTechEx joins FlexTech Alliance
Ascent Solar to supply solar modules to FTL Solar for NYSERDA project
Ascent Solar Technologies, will be providing modules to FTL Solar for their research and development contract with the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA).
Partners to develop integrated processors for the eReader market
Collaboration between market leaders designed to speed eBook evolution and enable new product categories.
QUE proReader by Plastic Logic to be sold in Barnes & Noble stores
Plastic Logic and Barnes & Noble announced that QUE the first proReader designed for business professionals, will be sold through Barnes & Noble's nationwide network of stores and online at Barnes & Noble.com.
Liquavista's revolutionary displays set to transform eReader market
Liquavista launched its first technology platform LiquavistaBright, aimed at the booming eReader space.
Ascent Solar unveils FlexPowerTM Modules
Ascent Solar Technologies, a developer of lightweight flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules, unveiled its FlexPowerTM line of products.
Chinese National Institutes sign collaboration agreement with G24i
Just three weeks after G24 Innovations (G24i) successfully launched the world's first commercial application of Dye-Sensitive Solar Cells (DSSC), the global pioneer of DSSC announced that it has signed a formal agreement with three of China's most prestigious institutes to accelerate industrial development of the technology.
Belair refocusing on flex operations
Belair cuts out ancillary services to focus solely on its 30-year flex/PCB production - with enhancements.
At "Printed Electronics USA", EDI to focus on specialized coating and film capabilities already proven in solar and battery uses.
SonoPlot® Introduces New Microplotter® II product
Middleton, WI. Dec. 2, 2009. SonoPlot, Inc. today announced the release of the companyʼs new GIX Microplotter II printing instrument at the Printed Electronics USA 2009 show in San Jose, CA.
Konarka and Arch Aluminum & Glass announce new pilot project
Konarka Technologies, Inc., an innovator in development and commercialization of Konarka Power Plastic®, a material that converts light to energy, today announced the company, along with Arch Aluminum & Glass Co., Inc, has launched the first curtain wall pilot project that will integrate Konarka Power Plastic into a wall structure at Arch's office building in Tamarac, Florida.
Applied Materials, Merck and Braunschweig University awarded funding
Applied Materials, Inc., Merck KGaA and the Braunschweig University of Technology (TU-BS) have announced that they have been awarded a grant by Germany's Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) to develop processes to lower the cost of manufacturing organic light-emitting diode (OLED) lighting for general illumination applications. Applied will spearhead the three-year project, named Light InLine (LILi), joining forces with Merck, a leading manufacturer of high performance OLED materials and TU-BS, an internationally recognized center for OLED research. Work on the LILi project will be centered at Applied Materials' advanced development facility in Alzenau, Germany.
Taiyo America Expands Conductive Ink Offerings for Printed Electronics
Taiyo America, Inc. (Carson City, NV), a subsidiary of Taiyo Ink Mfg. Co., Ltd.® (Tokyo, Japan) the leader in solder mask technology for printed circuit boards, now offers an expanded line of conductive ink products for printed electronics and photovoltaic applications. Taiyo Ink, who has long offered conductive inks for printed wiring board and flat panel display applications, is introducing the ECM®-100 line of conductive inks.
SonoPlot® introduces new Microplotter® II product
SonoPlot, Inc. have announced the release of the company's new GIX Microplotter II printing instrument at the Printed Electronics USA 2009 show in San Jose, CA.
EDI at PE USA focuses on specialised coating and film capabilities
Multi-layer flexible or thin-film structures will play a central role in coming generations of both photovoltaic (PV) and metal-ion battery technologies. At Stand 55 during Printed Electronics USA / Photovoltaics USA, Extrusion Dies Industries, LLC (EDI) will highlight film and coating die systems that it has developed for such structures—systems already applied successfully in both solar and battery applications.
Palo Alto Research Center Inc exhibits at Printed Electronics USA 2009
PARC showcasing material characterization, application development, and full system prototyping capabilities at Printed Electronics USA 2009
Nano ePrint secures grant for research and development
Nano ePrint has already demonstrated that its nano-scale devices not only dramatically simplify manufacture, but also achieve over 10 times the performance and over 100 times the density of conventional printed electronics.
Fairchild Semiconductor's MicroFET™
Fairchild Semiconductor's MicroFET thin package helps designers avoid compromising their designs by providing them with an industry-leading low profile package. Working with design engineers and procurement managers, Fairchild developed an integrated P-Channel PowerTrench® MOSFET and Schottky diode, as a single-package solution to meet critical efficiency and thermal needs in battery charging and power-multiplexing applications.
Rogers Durel to showcase printed electronics & EL lighting solutions
The Durel Division of Rogers Corporation will be showcasing its Printed Electronics and EL Lighting Solutions at the upcoming Printed Electronics show, December 2-3, in San Jose, CA (Rogers booth #43).
Aerotech APT Series Pan and Tilt Systems Meet the Needs of Security...
Aerotech Pan and Tilt (APT) systems are designed for your most demanding positioning requirements. Building on Aerotech's extensive experience in building AZ/EL positioning systems, direct-drive rotary stages, and motion simulators for the military, government agencies, academic institutions, and private industry, the APT series expands our product line to meet the needs of the security, defense, and surveillance markets worldwide.
New Pressurex Extreme Low® sensor film
Sensor Products Inc. announces Pressurex Extreme Low®, the newest addition to its tactile pressure-indicating sensor films.
Pressurex® Film promotes uniform nip pressure distribution
Pressurex® film from Sensor Products Inc. is a quick, accurate and economical way to detect and correct pressure variations in the lamination of dry film resist to the board substrate.
Pressurex® sensor film and solar module manufacturing
Pressurex® provides a low cost solution for quality control checks during equipment setup, calibration, as well as re-qualification of a solar module production line.
Universal Display and the Flexible Display Center at ASU
Universal Display and the Flexible Display Center at ASU enhance strategic relationship to supply flexible active-matrix pholed display prototypes to U.S. Army. Universal Display also awarded $650,000 U.S. Army SBIR Phase II Enhancement Program to support demonstration of enhanced-performance AMOLEDs on plastic substrates.
Heliatek receives US$ 27 million
Heliatek GmbH, a pioneer in the field of organic solar cells, is receiving US$ 27 million (€ 18 million) in a second round of financing under the lead of the pan-European venture capital firm Wellington Partners.
Solarmer achieves 7.9% NREL certified plastic solar cell efficiency
Solarmer Energy, Inc. employees are in high spirits after receiving news of their latest NREL certified plastic solar panel efficiency of 7.9%. Several accomplishments of this magnitude have made 2009 a great year for Solarmer including achievements in manufacturing, plastic solar cell and module efficiency, and awards. This achievement also holds very special meaning to the founders of the company, dating back to before the company started.
Unidym and Nano-C enter exclusive license agreement
Unidym, Inc., a majority owned subsidiary of Arrowhead Research Corporation, announced that it has entered an exclusive license agreement with Nano-C for patents covering fullerene derivatives. The license provides Nano-C exclusive rights to U.S. Patent No. 5,739,376 and foreign counterparts in the field of photovoltaics.
Designlynx, Technica and UniJet sign a representation agreement
UniJet a world leader in industrial inkjet systems and innovation has signed a representation agreement with Designlynx Engineering to market their inkjet technology in the United States. Product information can be found at www.unijet.co.kr .
Infinity Group Portfolio Company Power Paper and GE collaborate
Infinity Group Portfolio Company Power Paper and GE collaborate to develop self-powered OLED lighting
Heliatek fill key position with an industry experienced specialist
2nd important replacement with experience in the industry at Heliatek
SWeNT introduces CNT Inks based on V2VTM Ink Technology
Southwest Nano Technologies introduces carbon nanotube ink technology for commercial, high volume, printed electronics applications.
Cambrios announces issuance of an inlicensed patent
Cambrios Technologies Corporation announced today that an important patent has issued covering commercially relevant methods of manufacturing metal nanostructures. U.S. Patent number 7,585,349 assigned to the University of Washington and covering an invention made by Younan Xia and Yougang Sun was licensed exclusively to Cambrios in its specific field of use.
The FDC and PETEC become associate members to collaborate on OTFTs
The Flexible Display Center (FDC) at Arizona State University today announced that the Printable Electronics Technology Center (PETEC) has become an Associate Member to collaborate on high-performing organic thin film transistors (OTFTs) for flexible display applications. PETEC joins the FDC with a goal of better understanding the process requirements for OTFT backplane fabrication for both reflective and emissive displays.
Roth & Rau take over solar activities of OTB Group B.V.
Roth & Rau AG takes over from the OTB Group B.V., Eindhoven, Netherlands, 100% of the shares in that company's subsidiary OTB Solar B.V. (OTB).
Record performance of dual-gate organic TFT-based RFID circuit
At yesterday's International Solid State Circuit Conference (ISSCC), Holst Centre, Imec and TNO presented a dual-gate-based organic RFID chip with record data rate and lowest reported operating voltage.
PureDepth acquires patent for multi-layer OLED displays
PureDepth™, Inc. (OTC:PDEP), the creator of Multi-Layer Display™ (MLD) technology and a leader in new visualization experiences, today announced that it has acquired a patent covering methods of assembling, displaying and controlling images on a layered Organic Light Emitting Diode (OLED) display. U.S. Patent 6,720,961, which holds a priority date of November 6, 2000, further strengthens PureDepth's leadership position in MLD technology by incorporating OLEDs, which are fast becoming standard in mobile devices and are expected to dominate the display market in the near future.
Enfucell gets new capital and new shareholders
Enfucell, a Finnish company recognized for its achievements in developing its SoftBattery® technology, has received a 600.000 eur capital injection from its existing and new owners, including Vera Venture and Varma, who have both invested in the company previously.
SmartKem launches new website
SmartKem Ltd, the developer of novel materials and processes that create high resolution microelectronic components directly onto thin flexible materials, today announces the launch of its new website - www.smartkem.com. The easy-to-navigate website offers quick access to information about the innovative SmartKem technique, which is set to revolutionise the rapidly growing printed electronics industry and overcome challenges associated with other printed electronics techniques.
Intel teams up with Glasgow University
Intel teams up with Glasgow University to facilitate the design of future nanoscale memories A European taskforce has been set up to investigate how to design the next generation of tera-scale computer memory systems.
Innovalight's patent for solar cells manufactured with silicon ink
Innovalight awarded key patent by U.S. patent & trademark office for solar cells manufactured with silicon ink Includes selective emitters made from silicon ink and crystalline silicon wafers
DuPont opens photovoltaic application facility in Geneva
To address the needs for the fast-growing photovoltaic market, DuPont opened the Meyrin Photovoltaic Application Laboratory at its European Technical Center - adding new capabilities to this leading R&D hub by developing next-generation products.
Solar Frontier global expansion and consolidation bid
Showa Shell Solar K.K., a 100% subsidiary of Showa Shell Sekiyu K.K. headquartered in Tokyo, have announced that it will open two overseas offices this April in Northern California and Munich, further building its global network to facilitate one gigawatt per year of sales and delivery of its proprietary CIS solar panels to customers worldwide. The move will be accompanied by a global branding consolidation under a single name, Solar Frontier (the original name of its international sales subsidiary), and a new logo.
Introduction of Coatema's new Minicoater at Printed Electronics Europe
Printed Electronics Europe 2010 is one of the World's largest events on printed and organic electronics. Coatema Coating Machinery, one of the pioneers in these fields with installations at VTT, Holst Centre, IPMS Dresden, IAP Potsdam and several other leading R&D institutions worldwide is going to present a new development for small-scale, cost-efficient and multifunctional R&D roll to roll equipment.
Ascent Solar and FTL Solar sign multi-million dollar agreement
Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. a developer of flexible thin-film photovoltaic modules, have announced that it has signed a strategic supply agreement with FTL Solar, LLC. a world leader in lightweight solar structures and products headquartered in Austin, Texas. The agreement includes a minimum purchase commitment of $6.5 million over a three year period.
MuTracx secures additional Lunaris project funding of US$11.3M
MuTracx BV, a technology spin-out from Océ Technologies, have secured additional funding of US$11.3M for the Lunaris project. Lunaris is an industrialized solution for the jetting of etch resist for Printed Circuit Board (PCB) inner layers. The additional funds have been raised from multiple sources and bring the total post spin-out funding to US$17.5M.
OE-A's 5th anniversary
With its 135 members all over the world, the OE-A has become a highly dynamic and constantly growing network of leading international companies and institutes in the past five years", said Wolfgang Mildner, Chairman of the OE-A and Managing Director, PolyIC GmbH & Co. KG, Germany, on the occasion of the 5th anniversary celebration of the OE-A - the industry association for organic and printed electronics - in late February at the Holst Centre in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. In December 2004, 35 members founded this working group within VDMA. "One of the founding principles of the OE-A five years ago was the goal to build an international industry association to jointly develop this future multi-billion Euro market", emphasized the Chairman of the OE-A. "Cooperation all along the value chain is essential in this phase; no company can achieve it alone."
NILT launch nickel standard stamp with microlens structures
The new standard stamp features a large area of 50 mm x 50 mm with closely packed microlens array structures. The features are concave so that imprinting/embossing into a polymer film forms a microlens array in a low cost and feasible manner.
SunRay Scientific launches NANOGLOW™ conductive silver inks
SunRay Scientific, a leader in solutions for flex circuit and printed electronics manufacturing, announced today that it is launching NANOGLOW™ water-based, nano-silver inks for roll-to-roll printing of conductive traces on low temperature substrates such as polyester and paper. The NANGLOW™ products are designed for flexographic/gravure printing and will be complementary to SunRay's existing MAXIGLOW™ portfolio of silver/carbon inks, dielectrics, and epoxies which are designed for screen printing of membrane switches, and other printed electronics applications.
Changing sides
LDS technology and the innovative Fusion3D laser structurer under-pin the good performance figures of the German laser specialist LPKF. Elis Hirvonen brings along a great deal of process expertise into his new LDS Product Manager job.
Ascent Solar aligns with Kirloskar Integrated Technologies Ltd. India
Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. signs strategic alliance agreement with Indian conglomerate Kirloskar Integrated Technologies Limited, India
Ultraviolet curing for printed electronics
E2M Technology's ultraviolet curing device represents the very latest in high-tech ultraviolet curing for the electronics industry.
Driving electronics for OLEDs
E2M Technology is working with a leading blue-chip Japanese semiconductor company to develop a new range of OLED driver chips for OLED lighting applications. How OLEDs are electronically controlled is as important as the OLED chemistry itself.
DELO presents adhesives for e-readers
DELO Industrial Adhesives, a manufacturer of tailor-made adhesive solutions, is introducing newly developed light-curing adhesives for e-reader encapsulation and organic photovoltaics applications.
SmartKem appoints new senior scientist
SmartKem® Ltd, the developer of novel materials and processes that create high resolution microelectronic components directly onto thin flexible printed electronics, today announces the appointment of Russell Griffiths to the position of Senior Scientist. In this key role, Russell will lead SmartKem's technical staff, building on the company's core expertise to further penetrate the rapidly growing printed electronics industry. This strategic appointment will enable SmartKem to capitalize on its extensive knowledge from the chemistry, electronics, photonics and printing industries in order to create practical solutions that will replace standard printing techniques for the creation of flexible electronic devices.
Gerd Günther joins Novaled Management Board
Gerd Günther, Novaled Vice President Marketing & Sales, has been appointed a member of the Novaled Management Board.
Universal Display awarded SBIR Phase ii contract from NSF
Universal Display awarded SBIR Phase ii contract from the National Science Foundation for novel encapsulation technology for flexible electronics Company is developing environmentally friendly, single-layer barrier film that has potential to be cost-effective in volume manufacturing.
Going global: Warwick Audio Technologies
Innovative loudspeaker manufacturer Warwick Audio Technologies has appointed a new international sales manager to help launch the company into the global arena.
H.C. Starck Clevios Patent Cross-Licensing Agreement with Agfa-Gevaert
H.C. Starck Clevios GmbH, the world's leading supplier of conductive polymers, is pleased to announce the establishment of a cross licensing agreement with Agfa-Gevaert N.V., Mortsel, Belgium. This agreement resolves outstanding intellectual property disputes between the parties.
DuPont Microcircuit materials expands innovative offerings for PE
New Silver Conductive Inks Target High-Growth Touch Screen and OLED Markets
Samsonite selects Ascent Solar modules
Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. a developer of flexible thin-film solar modules, have announced that Samsonite, the worldwide leader in travel solutions, has selected flexible light-weight CIGS modules from Ascent Solar to be integrated into its new line of solar consumer products being initially rolled out this summer.
Liquavista receives a further 7 million Euros
Liquavista receives a further 7 million Euros for commercialisation of electrowetting displays
SunRay Scientific launches ZTACH adhesives for flexible electronics
SunRay Scientific, a leader in solutions for flex circuit and printed electronics manufacturing, has announced that it is launching UV cured ZTACH™ anisotropic conductive adhesives for assembly of flexible electronics. The UV cured ZTACH™ anisotropic conductive adhesives, which are designed for fine pitch interconnects on flexible substrates, will be complementary to SunRay's existing heat cured ZTACH™ adhesives which are designed for lead free assembly on rigid substrates.
Cambrios awarded a DOD contract
Cambrios Technologies Corporation have been awarded a DOD contract to produce lightweight, flexible, cost-effective solar energy photovoltaics (PV). Known for its development of ClearOhm™, a transparent, conductive, liquid material used in the manufacture of various electronics, this contract represents Cambrios' first public announcement regarding the feasibility of using this material as the electrode of a photovoltaic cell. Cambrios has selected thin film solar module developer Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. as its research partner for the duration of the contract.
Smoothing the way for economic flexible OLEDs
Organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs) are nowadays synonymous with next generation lighting, which could replace common light-bulbs in a couple of years. They convert electricity very efficiently into light of high quality. However, existing OLEDs on the market are costly and mostly deposited on rigid materials such as glass. The development of flexible, organic light-emitting diodes, which can be manufactured on an industrial scale, promises economies of scale and accordingly broader marketing of the environmentally sound and highly efficient devices.
Enfucell & SoftBattery featured by Reader's Digest around the globe
Enfucell & SoftBattery featured by Reader's Digest around the globe
Brewer Science issued U.S. patent for protective coating system
Brewer Science, Inc., a major innovator of high-technology solutions for the semiconductor and microelectronics markets, is pleased to announce that it has been issued a new patent by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office: U.S. Patent No. 7,695,890 covers a new photosensitive composition useful as a protective layer in the manufacture of microelectronic devices used in microelectromechanical systems (MEMS).
Intrinsiq Materials acquires new technology licence
Intrinsiq Materials Ltd. (IML) has secured exclusive, worldwide rights on a novel, low temperature route to making nanoparticles for an undisclosed sum. The technology was developed by a leading European chemical company, and the transfer of title has been completed as part of a negotiated package. The technology transfer was carried out during the first quarter of 2010.
Heliatek and IAPP achieve record efficiency levels
As part of a joint research project carried out together with the Technical University of Dresden's Institute of Applied Photo-Physics, the Dresden-based Heliatek GmbH company has achieved a break-through in organic solar-cell efficiency
Web coater built under development contract to Flex Tech Alliance
Web coater built under development contract to Flex Tech Alliance
Beneq awarded for best business potential
Beneq, world-leading manufacturer of ALD and aerosol coating equipment, has won the prestigious Nanotech Finland Award in the category for Best Business Potential. Beneq CEO Mr Sampo Ahonen received the award at the final seminar of Finland's nanotech initiative FinNano.
Liquavista collaborates with Freescale
Freescale's embedded processors for eReader applications allow developers to trial Liquavista electrowetting displays with real applications
UNI-SOLAR participates in major rooftop PV test site in Denver
UNI-SOLAR has announced it is participating in one of the country's largest rooftop testing sites for photovoltaic (PV) modules. The test site, hosted by ProLogis Renewable Energy, is on a utility-scale rooftop in Denver, Colorado.
Innovalight establishes new record with silicon ink solar cells
Innovalight, Inc., a privately-held firm selling a platform of silicon ink-based high efficiency solar cell materials and technology, has announced that the company has achieved a new record of 19 percent conversion efficiency with silicon ink processed solar cells. The conversion efficiency of a solar cell is the proportion of sunlight energy that a cell converts to electrical energy.
Advanced film component solution for touch screen & display technology
Solutia launches Flexvue Brand
Liquavista launches ground-breaking transflective product platform
Liquavista launches ground-breaking transflective product platform
Applied Laser Technology's new laser processing capabilities
These include large area machining, drilling, cutting, marking, and trimming capabilities, utilizing multiple wavelengths of lasers for addressing a wide range of materials.
E Ink and Chilin to build electronic paper displays
"Solutions with E Ink and Chilin technology reduce dependency on paper, printed labels, and large batteries."
Solvay and Thinfilm enter commercial agreement
Solvay Solexis (Solvay) will begin to market its newly developed SolveneTM polymer for applications in printed electronics with its partner Thin Film Electronics ASA (Thinfilm).
White Amethyst and White Sapphire intelligent OLED light
E2M Technology has launched two OLED systems for OLED lighting applications, White Amethyst™ and White Sapphire™.
TSMC and Stion sign technology and supply agreement
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company, Ltd. and Stion Corp., a manufacturer of high-efficiency thin-film solar photovoltaic modules, today announced that the two companies have reached a series of agreements covering technology licensing, supply, and joint development.
Thinfilm memory EU certified
Thin Film Electronics ASA ("Thinfilm") has received certification that its Thinfilm Memory™ products meet EU standards for safety of toys. Thinfilm has also secured additional funding for go-to-market activities.
Xenon Corporation ushers in the newest generation of photonic curing
DuPont opens North American photovoltaic research facility
Applications lab fosters innovation to accelerate R&D to meet fast growing solar market
Davor Sutija steps up as CEO of Thinfilm
Dr Davor Sutija has been promoted to CEO of Thin Film Electronics ASA ("Thinfilm"). He takes over from Rolf Åberg, who continues in an executive board position.
Aerotech's AGS1500 series Cartesian gantry system
Compact Linear-Motor Gantry is a cost-effective solution for high-dynamic contouring applications.
Ascent Solar's multi-million dollar contract for portable PV
DARPA awards Ascent Solar team multi-million dollar contract for high-efficiency low-cost portable photovoltaics (PoP) program.
First Solar completes the solar value chain
Inauguration of 1.3 megawatt solar-power-plant on top of production facility / Manufacturing, power generation and recycling all under one roof in Frankfurt.
Bayer MaterialScience joins Holst Centre flexible electronics research
Bayer MaterialScience AG and Holst Centre announce their partnership.
JetXpert for dispensing
ImageXpert announces JetXpert for Dispensing, a new drop-in-flight analysis system specifically designed for non-contact dispensing systems
Meijo University orders AIXTRON CCS® MOCVD system
AIXTRON AG recently announced a new order for one Close Coupled Showerhead® GaN based LED MOCVD system from Meijo University, in Nagoya, an established AIXTRON customer in Japan.
Aerotech's ANT130-5-V linear-motor-driven wedge-style vertical lift
Aerotech's ANT130-5-V is a linear-motor-driven wedge-style vertical lift stage that provides the exceptional resolution, accuracy, and in-position stability required in nanopositioning applications, all while offering travel up to 5 mm.
SunRay Scientific names Jim Costanzo to serve as CEO
Jim Costanzo has joined SunRay Scientific as Chief Executive Officer to lead the company in its next phase of growth and expansion.
Ascent Solar Modules submitted for external product certification
Ascent Solar externally certifies module encapsulation material for its flexible PV laminate
Plextronics named one of the fastest growing companies in Pittsburgh
Ranks #4 in manufacturing, #12 in the city
FlexTech contract award to Nyx to develop foldable electronic displays
Research will expand use of large area displays for consumer electronics, medical applications and military devices
DuPont's first commercial adoption of PV8600 encapsulant material
Modified Ionomer Sheet Provides Superior Backsheet Adhesion and Lamination Cycle Time for Thin Film Photovoltaic Modules
A paradigm shift for the $25 billion outdoor advertising industry
The $25 billion outdoor advertising industry is turning from the old sluggish platform of static poster advertisements to a new media platform thanks to digital displays.
ANT95-R and ANT130-R nanopositioning rotary stages
ANT95-R and ANT130-R nanopositioning rotary stages offer laboratory performance on a 24/7 production floor.
Canatu Ltd. closes 4.7 M€ financing round
Canatu Ltd., a leading edge nanotechnology company announced today a 4.7 Million Euro investment package from Inventure Ltd., Infosto Ltd. and The Finnish Technology Development Agency.
Issue of new Thinfilm shares subscribed 3.5 times
Thin Film Electronics ("Thinfilm") has successfully completed a placement of 23.3 million new shares.
Caledon Controls new metalized MCP and PDIM PET substrate films
Caledon Controls new metalized MCP and PDIM PET substrate films for electronic applications.
Ascent Solar achieves IEC 61646 certification
Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. a developer of state of the art flexible thin-film solar modules, announced that it has become the first manufacturer of thin-film flexible monolithically integrated CIGS modules to receive full IEC 61646 certification upon completion of environmental testing.
Thinfilm & PARC to develop next-generation printed memory solutions
High-capacity, compact form-factor memory enabled by low-cost printed electronics opens up new market opportunities
Flextech Alliance awards grant to Corning Incorporated
Flextech Alliance awards grant to Corning Incorporated to develop commercially viable methods for continuous printed electronic manufacturing on flexible glass substrates.
Plastic Logic & IPF's cooperation of polymer based organic electronics
Plastic Logic and the Leibniz Institute for polymer research Dresden extend their cooperation for the development of polymer based organic electronics.
Beneq US expansion gaining momentum
Beneq, leading provider of industrial thin film equipment and technology based on atomic layer deposition (ALD) and aerosol coating, is proud to announce significant developments in its US operations.
PolyIC becomes wholly owned by Leonhard Kurz
PolyIC becomes wholly owned by Leonhard Kurz
PMMI announces 10 designers reach finals in Project 2020
PMMI, sponsor and producer of PACK EXPO International 2010 (October 31-November 3; McCormick Place, Chicago, Ill.), announces 10 package designers and developers have been named finalists in the "Package of the Future" competition, a key component of Project 2020: The Consumer Experience, sponsored by DuPont. The competition challenged the package design community to come up with a vision of what consumers can expect to see on retail shelves in 2020, and prototypes of the finalists' concepts will be on display as part of the Project 2020: The Consumer Experience area of The Brand Zone, located on the lower level of the Lakeside building.
NovaCentrix® awarded U.S. patent critical for sintering metal inks
NovaCentrix® awarded U.S. patent critical for sintering metal inks on low temperature substrates
Ascent Solar prices public offering of common stock
Ascent Solar Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:ASTI) today announced that it has priced its previously announced public offering. Ascent Solar is offering 5.25 million shares of its common stock at $4.15 per share to the public. Ascent Solar has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 787,500 additional shares of common stock from Ascent Solar. The net proceeds from the offering are expected to be approximately $20.25 million, after deducting the underwriting discount and estimated offering expenses payable by Ascent Solar. The offering is expected to settle and close on November 16, 2010, subject to customary closing conditions.
OAS validates core adhesion technology for printed electronics
Onto® surface modification technology facilitates breakthrough in advanced interlayer adhesion using solution printing
IDTechEx Printed Electronics Asia
The fourth annual IDTechEx Printed Electronics Asia event was held in Hong Kong in mid October. The event this year had much more of a commercialization flair - companies discussing product opportunities and technologies that can be moved to high volume production.
Dyesol and Umicore announce alliance in dye solar cells
Dyesol Limited and Umicore have signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) and entered negotiations to establish a business alliance covering the development, production and marketing, at high quality and industrial scale, of Ruthenium-based dyes, as well as other potentially relevant metal-based chemicals, for the global dye solar cell market.
Applied Nanotech exhibits its metallic inks and pastes at PE & PV 2010
Applied Nanotech exhibits its metallic inks and pastes at the 2010 Printed Electronics USA and Photovoltaics USA Conference
New Advanced Materials Division of Carestream Health launches Flexx
Carestream Health's new transparent conductive film offers highly flexible, durable alternative to ITO-based films
AUO's latest display technologies
AU Optronics has presented its latest display technologies which include a 32" in-cell multi-point and multi-color optical touch panel for e-board applications, flexible oxide TFT E-paper, a dual-side display that uses ultra-low levels of energy and saves power by 99.8%, a 3D AMOLED TV panel, and stylishly flat OLED lights.
Electrically conductive fine-line epoxy ink for printed electronics
Creative Materials, Inc., introduces 125-26, an exceptional conductive ink for screen- printing circuits with fine-line widths and spaces. Creative Materials is expanding its line of products for the printed electronics market. Our newest product, 125-26A/B119-44 is a flexible two-part epoxy ink that features superior adhesion to ITO-coated surfaces and other low surface-energy substrates. This product has been used successfully in printed electronics applications and is recommended where high-performance on coated substrates is necessary.
ESCORT releases all-new PASSPORT Solo S3™ OLED display
ESCORT releases all-new PASSPORT Solo S3™ Cordless Radar / Laser Detector with high-contrast OLED display
PST Sensors spin-out launched from Cape Town
PST Sensors (pty) Ltd is a spin-out of the University of Cape Town, initially headed up by Margit Harting and David Britton, to commercialise their printed silicon technology.
PARC and Soligie to commercialize printed electronics technologies
PARC and Soligie to commercialize printed electronics technologies by completing concept-to-market ecosystem
Applied Nanotech Holdings
Applied Nanotech Holdings unveils transparent and electrically conductive substrates using copper-based metallic mesh technology during Printed Electronics USA 2010
Cambridge NanoTech awarded grant from FlexTech Alliance
Cambridge NanoTech awarded grant from FlexTech Alliance to develop high-speed ALD system. Technology will enable high volume manufacturing of flexible electronics, displays and other emerging consumer devices.
Philips Lumiblade OLEDs and Aston Martin's super sportscar
British Designer Jason Bruges - who joned forces with Philips Lumiblade for his art installation Mimosa earlier this year - was approached by Aston Martin to make a new istallation using again Philips Lumiblade OLEDs.
CLEAR conductive PET film
Caledon Controls Ltd. recently introduced a CLEAR conductive PET film using the PDIM metal deposition techniques developed by Vast Films at the IDTECHEX Printed Electronics show held in Santa Clara.
Nexus S, 4 inch Super AMOLED touch screen with curved design
Nexus S offers the latest version of the Android platform, Gingerbread, 4" Super AMOLED touch screen with curved design, Near Field Communication (NFC), front and rear-facing cameras and 1GHz application processor
TVs with rollable - OLED displays
Samsung has etched up a bright future for OLED displays.
Unidym announces alliance with Samsung Electronics
Unidym, Inc., a majority owned subsidiary of Arrowhead Research Corporation have announced that it has completed IP cooperation and license agreements with Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Peregrine Semiconductor & Soitec bonded silicon-on-sapphire substrate
Peregrine Semiconductor & Soitec new bonded silicon-on-sapphire substrate for RFIC Manufacturing. Continued evolution of SOS wafer part of long-term UltraCMOS™technology roadmap
Mobilux Digital
The first portable, hand-held video magnifier featuring revolutionary AMOLED display technology!
Cleantech-oriented Beneq receives 9 million euro investment
Finnish Industry Investment, Via Venture Partners and private investors have invested altogether 9 million euros in the Finnish cleantech company Beneq. Beneq is a supplier of production and research equipment for advanced nano-scale thin film coatings used for example in solar cells, glass coatings, and flexible electronics, such as OLED lighting.
Thinfilm addressable memory design completed
The design of the world's first printed rewritable memory array with logic circuitry is ready.
Lumiotec to begin sample shipment of OLED lighting panels
Move toward evolution into OLED panel business entity -
AU Optronics Corp. reports 4Q2010 financial results
AUO will continue to implement the "value-oriented" business strategy in 2011. For example, leading-edge technologies to produce 3D panels, touch modules, OLED displays and other high-end, value-added products are anticipated to enter mass production this year.
Sony to unveil two professional OLED monitors
Sony plans to unveil two professional OLED monitors aimed at the CRT replacement market, at the Hollywood Post Alliance Tech Retreat, 14-18 February in Palm Springs, California. Carolyn Giardina reports.
Creative Materials introduces conductive tapes and films
Creative Materials, Inc., announces a new series of pressure sensitive tapes.
Evergreen Solar To Close Devens manufacturing facility
Evergreen Solar, Inc., a manufacturer of String Ribbon® solar power products with its proprietary, low-cost silicon wafer technology, have announced its intent to shut down operations at its Devens manufacturing facility to better position the Company to pursue its industry standard size wafer strategy and preserve the Company's liquidity.
Thinfilm launches demo game powered by printed memories
Thinfilm's unique printed electronic memories enable interactive games and card-based online monetization.
Northeast Ohio's FlexMatters Cluster attracts $14 million in 2010
Northeast Ohio's flexible electronics cluster experienced significant growth in 2010 by attracting $14 million in capital from public and private sources, according to a recent analysis by NorTech.
Moser Baer & Universal Display's technology & licensing agreement
Moser Baer Technologies and Universal Display Corporation announce technology & licensing agreement for energy-efficient white OLED lighting
Strong Thinfilm momentum in the toys & games market
Thin Film Electronics ASA ("Thinfilm") is experiencing significant interest for its offerings in the toys and games market, and has received additional orders for the Thinfilm Toy Development Kit.
E Ink Holdings announces fourth quarter and fiscal year 2010 results
Sales reach historical high of NT$9.7 billion and NT$25.2 billion respectively
Parity Solar achieves MCS accreditation for thin film photovoltaics
Parity Solar will be one of the first manufacturers able to supply high quality thin film solar modules with MCS certification as well as the TüV accreditation achieved in 2010.
Advanced technology for manufacturing high-performance mobile Displays
Applied Materials, Inc. today announced its new Applied AKT-20K PX PECVD system for manufacturing high performance active matrix OLED and TFT-LCD displays used in the most advanced smart phone and tablet PC applications. Using critical LTPS technology, the system deposits highly-uniform films on 1.95m2 glass sheets that are three times larger than the previous standard size. This capability enables manufacturers to significantly increase production and drive down cost - helping to accelerate the transition to larger, high resolution screen sizes for mobile consumer products.
SoloPower's $197 million U.S. DOE loan to build thin film PV factory
SoloPower receives offer of conditional commitment for a $197 million loan guarantee from U.S. DOE to build thin film photovoltaic module factory.
First Solar to build solar module factory in Mesa, Arizona
New factory will create 600 jobs, annual production of more than 250MW
Beneq and Glaston announce first TCO line sale
The first Beneq-Glaston TFC2000™ line for manufacturing TCO coatings on glass for photovoltaics (PV) have been sold to Asia. The total order is approximately EUR 14 million, of which Glaston's share is over EUR 4 million. The line delivery is scheduled for Q1 of 2012.
PARC, a Xerox company, takes minority stake in Thinfilm
PARC, a Xerox company, is taking a minority stake in Thin Film Electronics ASA ("Thinfilm") as part of the collaboration between the two companies. PARC will be issued 1,663,680 million new shares equal to NOK 2,785,000 through a private placement. The subscription price of NOK 1.674 per Thinfilm share equals the average closing share price for the last ten trading days up to and including 22 March 2011.
More demonstrators at Printed Electronics Europe 2011
As part of its initiatives, the Northern Way sponsored a competition that started about 2 years ago, which required companies to come up with proposals for making printed electronics demonstrators with technologies currently available. Out of all the proposals, 11 were selected and out of those, 8 were funded in order to continue their development.
Intrinsiq's innovative screen print copper ink for paper substrates
New product launch - 'Intrinsiq CP' low temperature copper nanoparticle based ink for printed electronics applications
Soligie developing printed sensors
Soligie, a market leader in the design and manufacture of printed electronics, have announced that is has been awarded several contracts in the preceding quarters for the development of printed sensors. Prototypes are currently under evaluation by multiple customers and will be considered for volume production in 2011 and 2012.
Printechnologics present AirCode touch invisible identification tag
On April 5th and 6th, Printechnologics will present AirCode touch - an invisible identification tag readable by standard touchscreens, communicating with the online world just through a simple touch - at the Printed Electronics Europe Trade Show in Düsseldorf. As leading technology developer in field of printed electronics, we are proud to present our tech-nology at Europe's largest event on printed and flexible electronics.
Thinfilm& PARC extend printed electronics commercialization engagement
Thinfilm & PARC extend printed electronics commercialization engagement By working together to further co-develop Addressable Memory technology, PARC and Thinfilm are complementing each other's strengths to move the industry beyond components and devices towards consumer-facing applications.
Soligie's new sheet fed, flat bed screen printing line
Soligie enhances printed electronics manufacturing capabilities with sheet fed, flat bed screen printing line
Plextronics & Coatema hosted masterclass at PE Europe 2011 tradeshow
Plextronics & Coatema Hosted Masterclass on Thin Film Photovoltaics at Printed Electronics Europe 2011 Tradeshow.
Agfa/Aldrich Materials Science initiative
Aldrich Materials Science collaborates with Agfa to further expand organic and printed electronics portfolio
Peratech's new, see through QTC Clear will revolutionise touch screens
Peratech, the innovators in touch technology, have developed a see through version of their award winning, Quantum Tunneling Composite (QTC™) material called QTC Clear™. This force sensing material can be used to create a whole new class of Force Sensitive touch screens that can completely replace current Resistive touch screen technologies or enhance Capacitive ones to create superior solutions with more features such as 3D input.
Cambrios & Synaptics agree to accelerate use of ClearOhm
Cambrios and Synaptics Enter agreement to accelerate use of ClearOhm conductive film in commercial products
Cambrios ClearOhm film used in smart phone
Cambrios Technologies Corporation's ClearOhm transparent conductive film has been incorporated into the touch sensor of a leading smart phone.
Nano College awarded $57.5M
The University at Albany's College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering has been awarded $57.5 million by the U.S. Department of Energy to create a solar manufacturing consortium that could rival what Sematech did for the computer chip industry and the city of Austin, Texas two decades ago.
Woodside Capital Securities LLC
Woodside Capital Advises InVisage on its Series C Financing from Intel Capital
Seashell Technology issued IP for silver nanowire production
Silver nanowire fabrication and manufacturing scale-up
A movie-inspired design show by Disney and DuPont Corian
The "TRON designs CORIAN" exhibition is an original design project which will be art directed by DuPont and Disney and created using DuPont Corian high-tech surface for a surprising scenography.
Novaled AG 2010 financial results
Novaled's total revenues increased by 37% to EUR 11.2 million (USD 14.8 million)
Konica introduces new PV reference cells
Konica Minolta Sensing Americas, Inc. (KMSA) introduces its AK Series of new photovoltaic (PV) reference cells to the US market.
AVS1000 large aperture lift stage
AVS1000 lift stage with large aperture offers precise elevation of large & heavy loads
Universal Display's state-of-the-art chemistry laboratory in Hong Kong
Universal Display Corporation, recently announced that the company has established a new facility in Hong Kong to build on and expand the company's footprint in Asia.
Plextronics announces OLED distribution agreement with Sanyo
Plextronics, Inc. announced today that the Company has signed an OLED lighting distribution agreement with Sanyo Chemical Industries, Ltd. Under the terms of the agreement, Sanyo will distribute select Plexcore® OC inks developed specifically for use in OLED lighting applications in the Japanese market.
Teknek introduces high performance solution for cleaning thin film
The problem of cleaning thin films has been solved by Teknek, the global leader in contact cleaning technology, with the introduction of the Ultracleen range of cleaning roller.
ImageXpert 's new website and an expanded set of JetXpert options
The JetXpert drop watcher and analysis system combines state of the art strobing technology with customized optics and powerful ImageXpert software to provide a flexible platform for analyzing the performance of any frequency actuated dispensing head for non-contact dispensing systems through drop-in-flight analysis and visualization. Please visit the new website www.jetxpert.com for more information.
Hands on printed electronics workshop at the Sonoco Institute
On June 7-9, 2011 the Sonoco Institute will present a hands-on workshop on Printed Electronics. The two day workshop, //Printed Electronics 101//, will cover many aspects of printed electronics at an introductory to intermediate level. Some of the topics include: markets, devices, technologies, practices, challenges, manufacturing, and growth opportunities.
Dyesol expands global R&D capabilities
Dyesol is a global solar technology company with a mission to advance the commercialization of DSC technology. It manufactures and supplies a range of dye solar cell products comprising equipment, chemicals, materials, components and related services to researchers and manufacturers of DSC.
Thinfilm opens Japan office
Prof. Jiro Kasahara, former executive technical director at Sony, will represent Thinfilm in Japan
Ensemble™ Epaq MR
Fully compatible with EPICS software tools and applications
SuVolta's innovative PowerShrink
SuVolta announces PowerShrink Planar CMOS platform to dramatically reduce integrated circuit power consumption
RUSNANO invests in MEMS
RUSNANO co-invests in the development of electronic components for microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) for use in sensors, computing and telecommunications equipment.
New Light Tape portable rechargeable battery packs
Light Tape UK announces the launch of the new portable, quick recharge, compact, battery units to drive the Light Tape® product in its various portable applications. The new units have been specifically developed to address the existing limitations associated with driving Light Tape using portable battery technology
Kodak and Heraeus announce milestone in transparent conductive films
The Conductive Polymers Division of Heraeus Precious Metals GmbH & Co. KG, and Eastman Kodak Company's Industrial Materials Group today jointly announced a milestone in the development of transparent conductive films that can be easily patterned to provide a cost-effective alternative to Indium Tin Oxide (ITO) films.
World's First 23 inch touch panels using ClearOhm™ material
Cambrios Technologies Corporation and the CEM (Chemical & Electronic Material) division of LG Electronics (LG), have announced the world's first ClearOhm™ material-based 23" touch panel.
Interlink's VersaPad touchpad integrated into Toughbook 19
Interlink Electronics, Inc. has announced that Panasonic has integrated Interlink's VersaPad touchpad technology into a second Panasonic Toughbook mobile computer specifically designed for civilian and military use in the harshest outdoor environments - from oil field to battlefield.
20 years dedicated to promoting innovation
Founded 20 years ago in Mataró (Barcelona) to promote growth and innovation in the industrial fabric, CETEMMSA has evolved to become today the Spanish benchmark in printed electronics and textile electronics.
First integrated printed electronic system with rewritable memory
Thin Film Electronics ASA has announced the first proof-of-concept prototype of an integrated printed electronic tag based on rewritable memory.
Paul Heremans Technology Director Flexible Electronics at Holst Centre
As per January 7, imec-Fellow Paul Heremans has become Technology Director for the Flexible Electronics Research activities at Holst Centre.
Kodak demonstrates power of new transparent conductive films
The Commercial Films Group of Eastman Kodak Company, together with Heraeus Conductive Polymers, GSI Technologies and Azoteq have announced breakthrough capacitive touch screen technology that incorporates a new two-sided transparent conductive film and touch screen controller for use in a variety of printed electronics applications.
SukYoung Kim appointed General Manager of AIXTRON Korea
AIXTRON SE has announced that SukYoung Kim has been appointed General Manager of its subsidiary AIXTRON Korea Co., Ltd.
Change in the Executive Board of AIXTRON SE
AIXTRON SE has announced that Paul Hyland, AIXTRON SE's President and CEO will leave the Company by mutual agreement with effect as of February 28, 2013, for personal reasons.
Partnership to make toys more interactive through printed electronics
The FLEXeTOY project, totals € 981,687 and will end in 2015.
Human-machine interface solutions ideal for the rugged devices market
Interlink Electronics, Inc has announced that its wide range of human-machine interface solutions is ideally suited for the rugged devices market.
Award winning Powercoat paper at Printed Electronics Asia 2013
PowerCoat® is a remarkable new paper that facilitates the seamless integration of electronic functionality and printed graphics.
Dow Corning Joins imec to Advance 3D IC Semiconductor Packaging
Dow Corning has announced that it is among the newest member organizations to join imec, a leading research center for the advancement of nano-electronics.
Rolic Technologies and Roth & Rau B.V. enter strategic cooperation
Rolic Technologies Ltd, Allschwil, Switzerland, and Roth & Rau BV, Eindhoven, the Netherlands, have signed a far reaching cooperation agreement, outlining a joint strategy to develop system solutions for the organic electronics, display, and security markets.
Encouraging enterprise in the organic electronics sector
Cambridge entrepreneurship programme to train technologists and researchers to accelerate commercialisation and encourage venture creation in organic electronics across the EU.
Call for papers - Manufacturing for Printed Electronics Conference
Manufacturing for Printed Electronics Conference 20th March 2014, Clare College, Cambridge UK
Optically clear polyester films for touch sensors
DuPont Teijin Films (DTF) is introducing a new series of clear films for the flexible electronics market, designed to reduce haze and eliminate the iridescence commonly found with polymer films containing refractive index mismatched coating layers.
Probably the cheapest display ever
Fully printed via conventional printing processes, paper thin, flexible and at lowest costs - that's the new development of prelonic technologies.
Thinfilm acquires Kovio Technology
Thin Film Electronics ASA has announced that it has completed acquisition of Kovio technology, intellectual property, and manufacturing assets, and has opened the Thinfilm NFC Innovation Center in the heart of Silicon Valley.
UV flash lamp for large scale sintering and UV curing
Polytec presents its new 1.5 metre long pulsed UV lamp for photonic sintering and industrial UV curing.
Prelonic develops printed light module
Flashing lights on packaging, illuminated magazine covers and books with really "highlighted" areas - everything fully printed via conventional printing processes in normal printing environment, direct on paper and cardboard and fully integrated - the dream of every marketing guy - prelonic is on the way to realize it.
Winnick & Company invests in T+ink
T+ink has announced that Winnick & Company has become its largest shareholder, and Gary Winnick has been named chairman and CEO.
NovaCentrix Acquires PChem Nano Conductive Ink Products
NovaCentrix and PChem Associates (formerly of Bensalem, PA) are pleased to announce NovaCentrix's acquisition of PChem's nano silver ink technology, IP and other key assets. T
Thinfilm and PakSense printed electronic temperature labels
Thin Film Electronics ASA has announced it has entered into a commercial distribution agreement with PakSense, Inc. Terms of the agreement authorize PakSense to distribute Thinfilm Smart LabelsT to food suppliers and retailers of produce, meat and seafood in North America, South America and Central America.
Novel printed electronics technologies closer to mainstream
Ynvisible has revealed its printed electronics prototyping platform, Printoo.
Thinfilm receives first production order for RF products
Thin Film Electronics ASA, a leader in the development and commercialization of printed electronics, has announced that it has received its first volume production order for its electronic article surveillance (EAS) labels.
Industry's first non-ITO film-based 42
Cima NanoTech, a smart nanomaterials company specializing in high performance transparent conductive films, has announced the industry's first ultra responsive, non-ITO film-based, 42-inch projected capacitive multi-touch module for large format touch applications.
Cambrios announces strategic investment by Samsung Ventures
Cambrios Technologies Corporation has announced a second round of strategic investment by Samsung Venture Investment Corporation of $10M to help fuel the company's growth.
Fraunhofer COMEDD extends competences of Fraunhofer FEP
raunhofer-Gesellschaft decided to merge Fraunhofer COMEDD and Fraunhofer FEP with an aim to pool knowledge in one institution.
ISORG, the pioneer company of organic image sensors, raises 6.4M Euros
Bpifrance, Sofimac Partners and CEA Investissement participate in ISORG financing round of 6.4M Euros ($8.7 million).
Heraeus shows 55 inch touch screen with conductive polymer inside
For the first time highly conductive Clevios™ PEDOT is used as an electrode in a large area Projective Capacitive Touch Screen.
New Clevios hardcoat - up to scratch
New Clevios™ PEDOT:PSS hardcoat at the Printed Electronics Show, Santa Clara, California.
Raymor Industries receive outstanding award at IDTechEx PE 2014
The National Research Council of Canada was proud to see Raymor Industries receive an outstanding award during the IDTechEx Printed Electronics USA 2014 Awards.
Thinfilm hires former NXP executive, Claus Hansen
Thin Film Electronics ASA, a leader in the development and commercialization of printed electronics and smart systems, has announced the hiring of Claus Hansen to head the Company's sales initiatives throughout Asia.
Thin-film hybrid oxide-organic microprocessor
Holst Centre, imec and their partner Evonik have realized a general-purpose 8-bit microprocessor, manufactured using complementary thin-film transistors processed at temperatures compatible with plastic foil substrates (250°C).
CPI to print low cost energy harvesting device
The Centre for Process Innovation has announced a new project to develop a novel printed energy harvesting device that is powered by near-field communication.
Xerox uses Thinfilm Memory to fight counterfeiting
Thin Film Electronics ASA has announced that Xerox will launch two new products that feature Thinfilm Memory™ - Xerox® Printed Memory and Xerox® Printed Memory with Cryptographic Security.
FlexEnable spearheads another breakthrough in flexible electronics
FlexEnable has successfully validated a new class of high performance organic semiconductors in a million pound project funded by Innovate UK.
GaN Systems wins coveted 2015 Global Semiconductor Award
GaN Systems, the leading manufacturer of gallium nitride power transistors, has won the coveted Global Semiconductor Alliance 2015 "Start-Up to Watch" award.
Italian olive oil brands choose Thinfilm's NFC Technology
Thin Film Electronics ASA has announced that it is integrating its NFC SpeedTap tags in the packaging of Italian olive oil brands to enable product authentication, enhance consumer engagement, and fuel online sales.
Canatu demonstrates innovative door control solution
n 2016 Canatu was selected to participate in the STARTUP AUTOBAHN program. The founders of STARTUP AUTOBAHN - Daimler, Plug and Play, the University of Stuttgart, and ARENA2036 - believe in disruptive thinking, and the sharing of ideas, technology, and connections to help startups thrive faster.
3D force touch remote control solution enables next generation HMI
Peratech and Humax have co-developed a 3D force touch remote control that utilises Peratech's unique Quantum Tunnelling Composite sensor technology.