IDTechEx Printed Electronics Europe 2016 Award Winners
Apr 28, 2016
At the 12th IDTechEx Printed Electronics Europe conference and exhibition, four companies were awarded for their great achievement in developing and commercializing printed electronics technologies. The awards were presented to the four winning companies by Mr Stéphane Egret, R&D Packaging Innovator at The Coca-Cola Company, who was also one of the judges of the awards. The two other judges were Dr Cristina Bertoni, Project Leader, Electrolux…
Cartamundi, imec and Holst Centre win "Best Product" award
Apr 28, 2016 Europe
Cartamundi, imec and Holst Centre (set up by imec and TNO) are proud to announce to have just won the "Best Product" - Award at Printed Electronics Europe for their ultra-thin plastic RFID technology integrated into Cartamundi's playing cards.
Making electronics out of coal
Apr 28, 2016 United States
Coal could become the basis for solar panels, batteries, or electronic devices.
Flipping a chemical switch helps perovskite solar cells beat the heat
Apr 27, 2016 United States
Thin films of crystalline materials called perovskites provide a promising new way of making inexpensive and efficient solar cells. Now, an international team of researchers has shown a way of flipping a chemical switch that converts one type of perovskite into another — a type that has better thermal stability and is a better light absorber.
Optomec showcases mass production 3D printing technology
Apr 27, 2016 United States
Optomec, a leading global supplier of production grade additive manufacturing systems for 3D printed electronics and metals announced that the company will showcase its Aerosol Jet 3D printing technology used for mass production of handheld consumer electronic devices at the IDTechEx conference in Europe.
BotFactory announces multilayer capability for Squink printer
Apr 27, 2016 United States
What is next for BotFactory's desktop PCB printers? A year after shipping its first printer BotFactory has announced all its printers will be able to print multi-layered boards via an add-on and a software update.
Thermal interface materials enabling new applications
Apr 26, 2016 Worldwide
While there are obviously similarities, different applications have different key requirements of the TIMs. In all cases, the TIM needs to minimise stress, prevent electromigration of its fillers, and maximise adhesion.
Mass producible injection molden structural electronics innovation
Apr 26, 2016 Finland
TactoTek, a leading manufacturer of 3D injection molded structural electronics solutions has announced that it will present production innovations that deliver mass production scalability at the IDTechEx Printed Electronics Europe conference in Berlin, Germany on 27-28 April.
For stronger, lighter, cheaper materials, scroll up
Apr 25, 2016 United States
Water filters of the future may be made from billions of tiny, graphene-based nanoscrolls. Each scroll, made by rolling up a single, atom-thick layer of graphene, could be tailored to trap specific molecules and pollutants in its tightly wound folds.
A flexible camera: a radically different approach to imaging
Apr 22, 2016 United States
A team of engineers has developed a novel sheet camera that can be wrapped around everyday objects to capture images that cannot be taken with one or more conventional cameras.
Ultra-thin glass is up and coming
Apr 22, 2016 Germany
Fraunhofer FEP is an experienced partner for technological developments, known for testing the limits of new materials and for optimization of those materials with respect to market demands. Currently, researchers are dedicating their efforts to investigations of ultra-thin glass. The focus of recent activities is sheet-to-sheet coatings on large-area ultra-thin glass.
IDTechEx Interview: Medical Sensors from BeBop
Apr 21, 2016
Video interview with BeBop Sensors at the IDTechEx Wearable USA event.
Nanosys files lawsuit Against QD Vision for patent infringement
Apr 21, 2016 United States
Nanosys has announced the filing of a lawsuit against QD Vision for infringements of patents and other claims.
- Graphene layer could allow solar cells to generate power when it rainsResearchers have now introduced a new approach for making an all-weather solar cell that is triggered by both sunlight and raindrops.
- Printed Electronics Europe: Registrations up 17%, Exhibitors up 27%Don't miss Europe's largest event on the topic next week. See the full value chain in one place and gain vital insights from end users
- Ultrathin organic material enhances e-skin displayResearchers have developed an ultrathin, ultraflexible, protective layer and demonstrated its use by creating an air-stable, organic light-emitting diode display.
- Catching more of the sunCombining quantum dots and organic molecules can enable solar cells to capture more of the sun's light.
- 3D material with controllable shape and sizeImagine a house that could fit in a backpack or a wall that could become a window with the flick of a switch.
- IDTechEx Printed Electronics Europe 2016 Award WinnersAt the 12th IDTechEx Printed Electronics Europe conference and exhibition, four companies were awarded for their great achievement in developing and commercializing printed electronics technologies.…
- Press ReleaseCartamundi, imec and Holst Centre win "Best Product" awardCartamundi, imec and Holst Centre (set up by imec and TNO) are proud to announce to have just won the "Best Product" - Award at Printed Electronics Europe for their ultra-thin plastic RFID technology…
- Making electronics out of coalCoal could become the basis for solar panels, batteries, or electronic devices.
- Flipping a chemical switch helps perovskite solar cells beat the heatThin films of crystalline materials called perovskites provide a promising new way of making inexpensive and efficient solar cells. Now, an international team of researchers has shown a way of…
- Press ReleaseOptomec showcases mass production 3D printing technologyOptomec, a leading global supplier of production grade additive manufacturing systems for 3D printed electronics and metals announced that the company will showcase its Aerosol Jet 3D printing…
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- Nano Dimension to begin trading on NASDAQ on Monday March 7, 2016We are a Chilean company dedicated to the manufacture of nanotechnology, specifically Nano copper particles (nano Copper) I am very interested in contact with you, as our product could be of interest…
- Microsoft tests underwater data center for more efficient coolingIs this idea relevant? why heating the sea? the thermal energy cannot be used to do sustainable heaters for building? Regards,
- Thin films and nanotechnology for powerGlobal warming continues to be a growing concern for scientists worldwide.