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Size quantization of Dirac fermions in graphene

Size quantization of Dirac fermions in graphene

May 24, 2016 United States
Quantum mechanics is the field of physics governing the behavior of things on atomic scales, where things work very differently from our everyday world.
Self-healing, flexible electronic material functions after many breaks

Self-healing, flexible electronic material functions after many breaks

May 23, 2016 United States
Electronic materials have been a major stumbling block for the advance of flexible electronics because existing materials do not function well after breaking and healing. A new electronic material created by an international team, however, can heal all its functions automatically even after breaking multiple times.
$88 million in series E financing for OLED leader Kateeva

$88 million in series E financing for OLED leader Kateeva

May 20, 2016 United States
The new Kateeva investors are: BOE, Cybernaut Venture, GP Capital Shanghai, Redview Capital, and TCL Capital, all located in China. They join existing investors that include: Samsung Venture Investment Corporation, Sigma Partners, Spark Capital, Madrone Capital Partners, DBL Partners, New Science Ventures, and VEECO Instruments, Inc.
Shape-shifting modular interactive device unveiled

Shape-shifting modular interactive device unveiled

May 19, 2016 United Kingdom
here has been a growing interest toward achieving modular interactive devices in the human computer interaction community, but so far existing devices consist of folding displays and barely reach high shape resolution.
Silver could be the key to gold-standard flexible gadgets

Silver could be the key to gold-standard flexible gadgets

May 18, 2016 United Kingdom
Research has described how silver nanowires are proving to be the ideal material for flexible, touch-screen technologies while also exploring how the material can be manipulated to tune its performance for other applications.
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TPK consummates acquisition with Innova Dynamics

TPK consummates acquisition with Innova Dynamics

May 18, 2016 United States, Taiwan
Innova Dynamics Inc and TPK Holding Co Ltd announced that after 3-years of close collaboration under a 'Joint Development Agreement and Framework for Touch-Sensor Strategic Alliance,' TPK has consummated an acquisition with Innova Dynamics.
Graphene nanoflake-based films developed as thermal interface material

Graphene nanoflake-based films developed as thermal interface material

May 17, 2016 Sweden
Heat dissipation in electronics and optoelectronics is a major obstacle to further technology development. It limits further miniaturisation, power, performance and reliability.
World's first flexible lightfield-enabled smartphone

World's first flexible lightfield-enabled smartphone

May 16, 2016 Canada
The world's first holographic flexible smartphone. The device, dubbed HoloFlex, is capable of rendering 3D images with motion parallax and stereoscopy to multiple simultaneous users without head tracking or glasses.
Cambrios restarts Its silver nanowire business

Cambrios restarts Its silver nanowire business

May 13, 2016 United States
Champ Great has formed a new company, Cambrios Advanced Materials Corporation that will continue research, development and sales of silver nanowire inks.
Development and adoption of flexible hybrid electronics

Development and adoption of flexible hybrid electronics

May 12, 2016 United States
NextFlex, America's first and only Flexible Hybrid Electronics Manufacturing Institute, announced that it is releasing Project Call 2.0 (PC 2.0)--its call for a second round of proposals for up to $10 million in project funding to further the development and adoption of FHE.
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FlexTech completes flexible hybrid electronics projects

FlexTech completes flexible hybrid electronics projects

May 12, 2016 United States
FlexTech has announced the formal completion of three flexible hybrid electronics R&D projects under its U.S. Army Research Laboratory technology investment agreement.
New strain sensor capabilities

New strain sensor capabilities

May 11, 2016
Strain sensors are used for diverse applications, from structural monitoring to healthcare. Most commonly foil strain gauges are employed which are relatively low cost and consist of measuring the resistance change in a metallic foil pattern as it moves with the object it is attached too.
First up-scaled Perovskite based PV module with 10% efficiency

First up-scaled Perovskite based PV module with 10% efficiency

May 11, 2016 Belgium
Solliance demonstrates a record 10% aperture area power conversion efficiency for its up-scaled thin-film perovskite photovoltaic modules.