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Plastic flexible magnetic memory device

Plastic flexible magnetic memory device

Jul 22, 2016 Singapore
Smart plastic demonstrates excellent performance in terms of data storage and processing capabilities.
First flight of graphene-skinned aircraft

First flight of graphene-skinned aircraft

Jul 21, 2016 United Kingdom
A Test flight signals launch of graphene roadmap for industrial application and commercialisation within the aerospace industry.
Smart sensors can be sutured into tissue

Smart sensors can be sutured into tissue

Jul 20, 2016 United States
For the first time, researchers have integrated nano-scale sensors, electronics and microfluidics into threads - ranging from simple cotton to sophisticated synthetics - that can be sutured through multiple layers of tissue to gather diagnostic data wirelessly in real time.
Conductive inks: big players forced to go niche

Conductive inks: big players forced to go niche

Jul 19, 2016 Worldwide
IDTechEx Research has been following and analysing the conductive inks and pastes market for many years. It finds that this $1.3bn* market is subject to major change with long-lasting consequences on the business models of many large incumbent suppliers.
New light harvesting potentials

New light harvesting potentials

Jul 19, 2016 Australia
Researchers have discovered significant new potentials for light harvesting through narrowing the bandgap of titania and graphene quantum dots.
Canatu Shows New Flexible Display Product at the IDTechEx Show!

Canatu Shows New Flexible Display Product at the IDTechEx Show!

Jul 18, 2016
Video interview with Canatu at the IDTechEx Show! (Berlin, Germany | 27-28 April, 2016).
New way to turn electricity into light, using graphene

New way to turn electricity into light, using graphene

Jul 18, 2016 United States
This entirely new way of converting electricity into visible radiation is highly controllable, fast, and efficient, the researchers say, and could lead to a wide variety of new applications.
Faster, precise silica coating process for quantum dot nanorods

Faster, precise silica coating process for quantum dot nanorods

Jul 15, 2016 United States
Materials researchers have fine-tuned a technique that enables them to apply precisely controlled silica coatings to quantum dot nanorods in a day - up to 21 times faster than previous methods.
Press Release
Partnership to drive innovation in wearable technology for clothing

Partnership to drive innovation in wearable technology for clothing

Jul 15, 2016 United States
Flex has partnered with MAS Holdings to develop revolutionary new wearable technologies that accelerate and integrate the Intelligence of Things into clothing and enable more natural, intuitive interactions between people and technology.
Press Release
Tauseef Bashir joins Thinfilm as EVP Global Sales

Tauseef Bashir joins Thinfilm as EVP Global Sales

Jul 15, 2016 Norway
Thin Film Electronics ASA has announced changes to its management team.
Quad Industries Show Printed Electronics Samples at the IDTechEx Show!

Quad Industries Show Printed Electronics Samples at the IDTechEx Show!

Jul 14, 2016
Video interview with Quad Industries at the IDTechEx Show! (Berlin, Germany | 27-28 April, 2016).
Breakthrough towards perovskite solar cell industrialisation

Breakthrough towards perovskite solar cell industrialisation

Jul 14, 2016 Switzerland
Perovskite solar modules were produced using simple and ubiquitous printing techniques, avoiding otherwise commonly used and expensive methods such as chemical vapor deposition or metal evaporation.
Electronic tattoo has many potential applications

Electronic tattoo has many potential applications

Jul 13, 2016 Israel
The new electrode is comfortable and accessible, allowing users to carry on as usual with their daily routines, while monitoring their muscle activity for many hours, for a range of medical and other purposes.