Research Articles

20 Apr 2018

Robots and drones: addressing agriculture's long-term challenges

Agriculture is facing major long-term challenges. Some forecasts suggest that world population is set to grow by 2.3 billion by 2050. This, together with rising global income levels that typically increase food demand per capital, would require raising food production in 2050 by 70% compared to 2005 levels.
20 Apr 2018

Webinar Thursday 26 April - Last Mile Electric Vehicles 2018-2028

IDTechEx is hosting a free webinar on Thursday 26 April titled Last Mile Electric Vehicles 2018-2028.
10 Apr 2018

Webinar Thursday 19th April - Smart Glass and Windows 2018-2028

IDTechEx will be hosting a free webinar on Thursday 19th April titled Smart Glass and Windows 2018-2028: Electronic Shading and Semi-Transparent PV.
06 Apr 2018

Electric Vehicles Do Not Need to be Poisonous

Diesel vehicles land, water and air, are on the way out because they emit poisons. However, the new electronics and electrics in and on vehicles appearing over the next ten years will contain most those poisons and add more.
06 Apr 2018

Transparent conductive films and materials: past, present and future

The market for transparent conductive films and materials has been rapidly changing.
04 Apr 2018

Digital health is becoming a disruptive force in healthcare

Digital health promises to change the face of healthcare. Reflecting this is growing interest in the digital health space, as evidenced by a substantial $4.7 billion being invested in 2017.
29 Mar 2018

Haptics in Ready Player One: an analysis of fact and fiction

As Ready Player One is released in cinemas around the world, IDTechEx are also releasing their latest market research report after four years covering the haptics industry.
28 Mar 2018

Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine

The aim of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine is to create living biological tissue that can repair and replace damaged tissues in the body, something that cannot be achieved by medicine and medical procedures.
27 Mar 2018

Webinar Thursday 29 March - Significant Role of Lightweight Metals

IDTechEx are hosting a free webinar on Thursday 29 March titled The Increasingly Significant Role of Lightweight Metals 2018-2028.
26 Mar 2018

Webinar Tuesday 27 March - The state of Wearables

IDTechEx is hosting a free webinar on Tuesday 27th March titled The state of Wearables: A market primer before the IDTechEx Show!
Worldwide, Europe
21 Mar 2018

Five Hot Trends with Printed and Flexible Electronics

Europe's leading event on printed and flexible electronics, Printed Electronics Europe 2018, opens its doors in less than three weeks to over 2,500 global visitors.
14 Mar 2018

Conductive inks: recent and emerging market trends

In this article, we will review the latest developments on core existing as well as nascent emerging applications.