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Who Wants Printed Electronics: Drivers by Industry

Who Wants Printed Electronics: Drivers by Industry

Nov 1, 2017 Worldwide, North America (USA + Canada)
This article raises the problems faced in five industries, driving the organizations involved to look at printed electronics solutions.
Spotlight on Graphene Solutions, LLC

Spotlight on Graphene Solutions, LLC

Nov 1, 2017
Commercializing research and development using graphene and carbon nanotube technologies
Harness the Power of High Dispersion Technology - Cavitation

Harness the Power of High Dispersion Technology - Cavitation

Nov 1, 2017
ACI Materials offers high performance functional inks for Flexible Hybrid Electronics and Wearable applications.
Research breaks new ground in memory technology

Research breaks new ground in memory technology

Oct 31, 2017 Singapore
An international research team pioneered the development of a novel thin, organic film that supports a million more times read-write cycles and consumes 1,000 times less power than commercial flash memories.
Piezoelectrics stretch their potential

Piezoelectrics stretch their potential

Oct 31, 2017 United States
Thin-film piezoelectrics, with dimensions on the scale of micrometers or smaller, offer potential for new applications where smaller dimensions or a lower voltage operation are required.
IDTechEx TVAn overview of the IDTechEx Show! USA

An overview of the IDTechEx Show! USA

Oct 30, 2017
Raghu Das, CEO and Chris Clare, Event Director, IDTechEx tells you what to expect at the upcoming IDTechEx Show! held at the Santa Clara Convention Center, November 15-16 2017.
Research yields significant thermoelectric performance

Research yields significant thermoelectric performance

Oct 30, 2017 United States
Scientists reported significant advances in the thermoelectric performance of organic semiconductors based on carbon nanotube thin films that could be integrated into fabrics to convert waste heat into electricity or serve as a small power source.
Hybrid 3-D printing method for flexible electronics

Hybrid 3-D printing method for flexible electronics

Oct 30, 2017 United States
A collaboration between scientists has resulted in a new method for digital design and printing of stretchable, flexible electronics. The process, called Hybrid 3-D printing, uses additive manufacturing to integrate soft, conductive inks with a material substrate to create stretchable, wearable electronic devices.
IDTechEx TVBy 2027 the biosensor market worldwide will be worth 33 billion

By 2027 the biosensor market worldwide will be worth 33 billion

Oct 27, 2017
What is a point-of-care device? Dr David Pugh and Dr Laura Baers discuss how biosensors are changing the ways that diseases are diagnosed.
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Key Takeaways from Composites in the Marine Sector Conference

Key Takeaways from Composites in the Marine Sector Conference

Oct 27, 2017 Worldwide
Fibre reinforced polymers (FRP), more often commonly referred to simply as composites, give excellent strength and stiffness to weight ratios along with other beneficial properties. The main reason for their exploitation is for lightweighting, which has resulted in them being used in nearly every sport and transportation industry. Marine is no exception to this trend
Nanotube fiber antennas as capable as copper

Nanotube fiber antennas as capable as copper

Oct 27, 2017 United States
Fibers made of carbon nanotubes configured as wireless antennas can be as good as copper antennas but 20 times lighter, according to researchers. The antennas may offer practical advantages for aerospace applications and wearable electronics where weight and flexibility are factors.
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Printing Electronics: Highlights of Some New Manufacturing Advances

Printing Electronics: Highlights of Some New Manufacturing Advances

Oct 26, 2017 Worldwide
In this subscriber-only content IDTechEx highlights some of the latest developments in printing and manufacturing processes for electronics.
NASCAR, JCDecaux, Galvani and Terrafugia to open the IDTechEx Show!

NASCAR, JCDecaux, Galvani and Terrafugia to open the IDTechEx Show!

Oct 26, 2017
Opening the IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, Nov 15-16, are four select Cornerstone presentations which will showcase how new technologies are coming to market which solve big problems created by changing demographics and global megatrends, from mobility to healthcare to enabling the ubiquity of electronics.
IDTechEx TVInnovative material for soft sensor could bring new tactile tech

Innovative material for soft sensor could bring new tactile tech

Oct 26, 2017 United States
A new type of soft and stretchable sensor could find uses in applications ranging from athletics and health monitoring to prosthetics and virtual reality.
Drone delivery: publicity stunt or game changer in instant fulfilment?

Drone delivery: publicity stunt or game changer in instant fulfilment?

Oct 26, 2017 Worldwide
The idea of drone delivery sharply divides commentator opinion: some dismiss it as a mere publicity stunt whilst others consider it a game changer that will bring near instant product fulfilment to e-commerce, stripping traditional shops of their last major differentiator.
ITO and its alternatives: the next major growth phase will come?

ITO and its alternatives: the next major growth phase will come?

Oct 26, 2017 Worldwide
ITO and ITO alternative have, in recent years, faced challenging market conditions. Sluggish growth, together with increased supply and the threat of substitutes, led to price falls, even price wars, forcing an industry consolidation.
Passive RFID Sensors Overtake Battery Assisted RFID Sensors

Passive RFID Sensors Overtake Battery Assisted RFID Sensors

Oct 26, 2017
IDTechEx Research assesses that the entire RFID market will be worth $11.76 Billion in 2018, up a steady 5% from 2017. A small sub sector of that entire market, but one which will grow at a faster rate of 12% from 2017 to 2018, is the market for RFID sensors.
IDTechEx TVTransparent solar technology represents wave of the future

Transparent solar technology represents wave of the future

Oct 26, 2017 United States
See-through solar materials that can be applied to windows represent a massive source of untapped energy and could harvest as much power as bigger, bulkier rooftop solar units, scientists report.
More Money Raised for Printed and Organic Electronics: The Rationale

More Money Raised for Printed and Organic Electronics: The Rationale

Oct 25, 2017 Worldwide, North America (USA + Canada)
Excitement is building in the printed and organic electronics sector as demand grows and investors focus in on the opportunities.
Spotlight on First Graphite

Spotlight on First Graphite

Oct 25, 2017
First Graphite has clearly demonstrated it is now one of the lowest cost, highest quality, jumbo platelet size graphene producers in the world with feedstock carbon grades four times higher than the nearest competitor.