27 Sep 2022
European-Sponsored Project to Increase Sustainability of Electronics
TNO at Holst Centre in Eindhoven hosted the kick-off of the ECOTRON project, which has been set up to reach a sustainable electronics production process through hybrid printed electronics. In short, ECOTRON aims to create more sustainable electronics by using printing and dismantling techniques that allow low-energy production processes and a circular build-up of materials that are potentially of 'renewable' or compostable origin.
11 Aug 2022
Holst Centre (Impulse Printing)
Impulse printing is a new non-contact printing methodology that uses a heat pulse to expel ink. It has been developed by Holst Centre, and is targeting 3D electronics and advanced packaging. IDTechEx was shown a demonstration in person at the Flex 2022 conference.
12 Oct 2021
Altana have developed a laser induced forward transfer (LIFT) printing technology termed 'Heliosonic', which is applicable to both conventional graphics printing and printed electronics. This profile is based on a presentation given at the Elantas Printed Electronics Day in October 2021.
28 Sep 2021
Advanced Neurostimulation Device For Pelvic Nerve Disorders
Imec announces a collaboration to develop a next-generation implantable device for peripheral nerve stimulation together with NeuroGyn AG, a Swiss medtech company specialized in neurostimulaton and surgical solutions for pelvic nerve disorders.
8 Sep 2021
Investment to Accelerate Laser-Assisted Printed Electronics
FORWARD.one venture capital, based in Amstelveen, the Netherlands, is teaming up with Keiron Printing Technologies to fuel its rapid growth and support the company's efforts to bring laser-assisted deposition equipment to the printed electronics market.
4 Jun 2021
UTST Temperature sensors
UTST Temperature Sensors is a very early-stage company that has developed an innovative printable NTC temperature sensitive material.
4 Mar 2021
AlmaScience (ALMA) is a Portuguese applied research organization focused on adding electronic functionality to paper and other natural/sustainable materials. It aims to bridge the gap between academia and industry through partnerships and contract research projects.
3 Mar 2021
Event Summary: innoLAE 2021 (Innovations in Large-Area Electronics)
On 24-25th of February 2021 IDTechEx attended the Innovations in Large Area Electronics (InnoLAE) conference. Conference attendees were a mix of primarily early-stage companies and academics. This premium article divides a selection of the most interesting and/or commercially relevant talks into 4 sections
2 Feb 2021
Event Summary: 3D Printing Electronics Conference
On January 21st 2021 IDTechEx attended the '3D Printing Electronics Conference', usually held in Eindhoven (Netherlands) but held virtually this year due to COVID-19. This premium article summarises talks given by a number of companies and organizations at the event.