25 Jan 2024
Canatu is a Finnish carbon nanomaterial developer, delivering engineered solutions based on carbon nanotubes and its proprietary carbon nanobud (carbon nanotube and fullerene hybrid) material. The company's focus is in the automotive and semiconductor industries. IDTechEx spoke with CEO, Juha Kokkonen.
2 Nov 2022
Canatu, a provider of carbon nanotubes and sensing applications that utilize them, announced a €18 million funding round led by 3M ventures.
28 Jun 2022
Carbon Nanotubes: Is Bigger Better?
Nanomaterials remain a significant growth area with the potential to enable a wide range of next-generation technologies. This article will focus on CNT yarns and sheets before expanding on to high-aspect-ratio and hybrid materials; these are all at an earlier commercial stage than the main MWCNT market.
15 Nov 2021
Canatu is a Finnish carbon nanomaterial developer, delivering engineered solutions based on carbon nanotubes and its proprietary carbon nanobud (carbon nanotube and fullerene hybrid) material. The company's focus is in the automotive and semiconductor industries. It is able to manufacture freestanding carbon nanotube films at thicknesses in the tens on nanometres.
12 Aug 2021
Origo Steering Wheel with 3D Touch Brings Smart Device UX to Cars
This presentation by Canatu Oy CEO Juha Kokkonen was initially held at the AWA IMECON 2021 conference in May.
1 Jun 2021
Event Summary: IMECON 2021 by AWA Virtual
On 27th May 2021 IDTechEx attended the small virtual IMECON conference organized by Alexander Watson Associates (AWA, conference organizers) which provided an overview of the in-mold electronics (IME) market and updates from IME technology developers, manufacturers and suppliers. This IDTechEx premium article summarises the talks given by selected companies.
8 Jul 2020
In-Mold Electronics: Material Development Opportunities
In-Mold Electronics (IME) is a process that combines printed electronics with 3D forming and molding to create 3D objects with embedded electronics. The electronics can include interconnects, sensors, rigid IC or LEDs, optical waveguides, and so on.
8 Apr 2020
TactoTek Co-creates Future Driving Experience with Launch of Origo
The Origo Steering Wheel concept is designed to improve safety by reducing driver distraction with intuitive controls adapted from mobile device user experiences.
26 Feb 2020
In-Mold Electronics: Starting Simple to Reach One Billion Dollars
In-Mold Electronics (IME) will one day become a well-established process with a well-developed ecosystem and a mature, easy-to-use design-to-product workflow. This process will become the basis of many novel structural electronic designs and products.
31 Jan 2020
Canatu make, license and apply Carbon NanoBuds. These consist of single wall carbon nanotube with Carbon 60 on the side which gives it some novel properties.
9 Dec 2019
Canatu New Factory Opening
Canatu's new factory was opened on the 20th November 20129 in Vantaa, Finland. The new factory has room to increase the manufacturing capacity 150 times compared to old Konala factory.