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Printed Electronics World
Jul 30, 2018
Printable solar cells a step closer

Printable solar cells a step closer

Researchers have found out why new kinds of solar materials are so good at harvesting light - and have provided design rules for making them better. This opens up the opportunity to design flexible solar cells, which could be used in buildings and clothing.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Quantum dots: basic introduction to materials

Quantum dots: basic introduction to materials

In this article we provide a basic introduction to quantum dot materials. We introduce quantum dots and explore the technical performance and commercials trends of common Cd based and Cd free quantum dots.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 30, 2018
If only AI had a brain

If only AI had a brain

Digital computation has rendered nearly all forms of analog computation obsolete since as far back as the 1950s. However, there is one major exception that rivals the computational power of the most advanced digital devices: the human brain.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 27, 2018
A new concept in solar bags

A new concept in solar bags

A new bag prototype specially designed to take advantage on the beach of the solar energy available in abundance at this time of the year by integrating flexible and versatile photovoltaic films.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 26, 2018
Update from Ynvisible

Update from Ynvisible

Electrochromic display company Ynvisible recently provided an update on their 2018/19 strategy. The strategy they outlined 3 major components.
Press Release
Imec beats silicon PV with 27.1 percent perovskite-silicon tandem

Imec beats silicon PV with 27.1 percent perovskite-silicon tandem

Imec announced a record result for its 4-terminal Perovskite/silicon tandem photovoltaic cell. With a power conversion efficiency of 27.1 percent, the new imec tandem cell beats the most efficient standalone silicon solar cell.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 26, 2018
Wearable measures cortisol in sweat

Wearable measures cortisol in sweat

The hormone cortisol rises and falls naturally throughout the day and can spike in response to stress, but current methods for measuring cortisol levels require waiting several days for results from a lab. By the time a person learns the results of a cortisol test - which may inform treatment for certain medical conditions - it is likely different from when the test was taken.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 25, 2018
Quantum dots: time of growth and change

Quantum dots: time of growth and change

This article sets out to show that the assumption that QDs are a stagnant technology would be very wrong, demonstrating that QDs have now entered a time of growth, and crucially, rapid technological change.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 25, 2018
A fresh way to research your market opportunities

A fresh way to research your market opportunities

Conducting market research on why companies want your product is usually a necessary step for successful commercialization. It is even more important when new technologies are developed that achieve things that were not possible before: Often the applications for the technology turn out to be very different from those intended by the creator.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 25, 2018
Future electronic components to be printed like newspapers

Future electronic components to be printed like newspapers

A new manufacturing technique uses a process similar to newspaper printing to form smoother and more flexible metals for making ultrafast electronic devices.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 24, 2018
Myant And Butler Technologies wearable technology partnership

Myant And Butler Technologies wearable technology partnership

Myant Inc and Butler Technologies Inc have announced a licensing agreement of Myant's wearable electro-luminescent lamp technology and a partnership for the advancement of Textile Computing through Butler's participation in Myant's Digital Textile Factory initiative.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 23, 2018
Flexible micro-batteries developed for smart wearable electronics

Flexible micro-batteries developed for smart wearable electronics

Chinese scientists have developed flexible micro-batteries with high energy density and steady performance under extraordinary high-temperature.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 23, 2018
Beer label uses facial recognition

Beer label uses facial recognition

A combination of augmented reality and Near Field Communication technology create a "unique" customer experience in connected products.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Highlights from Farnborough Air Show 2018

Highlights from Farnborough Air Show 2018

This premium article will give some of the key conversations with the most technically innovative companies that IDTechEx analysts spoke while at the show.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 20, 2018
Quantum dot white LEDs achieve record efficiency

Quantum dot white LEDs achieve record efficiency

Researchers have demonstrated nanomaterial-based white-light-emitting diodes that exhibit a record luminous efficiency of 105 lumens per watt. With further development, the new LEDs could reach efficiencies over 200 lumens per watt, making them a promising energy-efficient lighting source for homes, offices and televisions.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 19, 2018
Solar supercapacitor for wearables

Solar supercapacitor for wearables

A new form of solar-powered supercapacitor could help make future wearable technologies lighter and more energy-efficient, scientists say.‌
Printed Electronics World
Jul 18, 2018
Compact and flexible supercapacitor developed

Compact and flexible supercapacitor developed

A lightweight, compact and efficient supercapacitor printed on a flexible plastic sheet has been developed by researchers.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 18, 2018
Clothing that can charge your cell phone, carbon is the new black

Clothing that can charge your cell phone, carbon is the new black

Engineers are leveraging a partnership to create clothing that can charge your cell phone. Move over, Iron Man.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 17, 2018
Mass production of flexible displays at Royole campus

Mass production of flexible displays at Royole campus

Royole Corporation announced that its massive 1.1-million-square-foot Quasi-G6 Mass Production Campus in Shenzhen, China is up and running for mass production of fully flexible displays.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 16, 2018
IDTechEx TVOLED lighting & Printed, flexible & stretchable sensors

OLED lighting & Printed, flexible & stretchable sensors

Holst Centre is an independent R&D center that develops technologies for wireless autonomous sensor technologies and flexible electronics, in an open innovation setting and in dedicated research trajectories.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 30, 2018
Printable solar cells a step closer

Printable solar cells a step closer

Researchers have found out why new kinds of solar materials are so good at harvesting light - and have provided design rules for making them better. This opens up the opportunity to design flexible solar cells, which could be used in buildings and clothing.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 30, 2018
If only AI had a brain

If only AI had a brain

Digital computation has rendered nearly all forms of analog computation obsolete since as far back as the 1950s. However, there is one major exception that rivals the computational power of the most advanced digital devices: the human brain.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 26, 2018
Update from Ynvisible

Update from Ynvisible

Electrochromic display company Ynvisible recently provided an update on their 2018/19 strategy. The strategy they outlined 3 major components.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 26, 2018
Wearable measures cortisol in sweat

Wearable measures cortisol in sweat

The hormone cortisol rises and falls naturally throughout the day and can spike in response to stress, but current methods for measuring cortisol levels require waiting several days for results from a lab. By the time a person learns the results of a cortisol test - which may inform treatment for certain medical conditions - it is likely different from when the test was taken.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 25, 2018
A fresh way to research your market opportunities

A fresh way to research your market opportunities

Conducting market research on why companies want your product is usually a necessary step for successful commercialization. It is even more important when new technologies are developed that achieve things that were not possible before: Often the applications for the technology turn out to be very different from those intended by the creator.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 24, 2018
Myant And Butler Technologies wearable technology partnership

Myant And Butler Technologies wearable technology partnership

Myant Inc and Butler Technologies Inc have announced a licensing agreement of Myant's wearable electro-luminescent lamp technology and a partnership for the advancement of Textile Computing through Butler's participation in Myant's Digital Textile Factory initiative.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 23, 2018
Beer label uses facial recognition

Beer label uses facial recognition

A combination of augmented reality and Near Field Communication technology create a "unique" customer experience in connected products.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 20, 2018
Quantum dot white LEDs achieve record efficiency

Quantum dot white LEDs achieve record efficiency

Researchers have demonstrated nanomaterial-based white-light-emitting diodes that exhibit a record luminous efficiency of 105 lumens per watt. With further development, the new LEDs could reach efficiencies over 200 lumens per watt, making them a promising energy-efficient lighting source for homes, offices and televisions.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 18, 2018
Compact and flexible supercapacitor developed

Compact and flexible supercapacitor developed

A lightweight, compact and efficient supercapacitor printed on a flexible plastic sheet has been developed by researchers.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 17, 2018
Mass production of flexible displays at Royole campus

Mass production of flexible displays at Royole campus

Royole Corporation announced that its massive 1.1-million-square-foot Quasi-G6 Mass Production Campus in Shenzhen, China is up and running for mass production of fully flexible displays.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Quantum dots: basic introduction to materials

Quantum dots: basic introduction to materials

In this article we provide a basic introduction to quantum dot materials. We introduce quantum dots and explore the technical performance and commercials trends of common Cd based and Cd free quantum dots.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 27, 2018
A new concept in solar bags

A new concept in solar bags

A new bag prototype specially designed to take advantage on the beach of the solar energy available in abundance at this time of the year by integrating flexible and versatile photovoltaic films.
Press Release
Imec beats silicon PV with 27.1 percent perovskite-silicon tandem

Imec beats silicon PV with 27.1 percent perovskite-silicon tandem

Imec announced a record result for its 4-terminal Perovskite/silicon tandem photovoltaic cell. With a power conversion efficiency of 27.1 percent, the new imec tandem cell beats the most efficient standalone silicon solar cell.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 25, 2018
Quantum dots: time of growth and change

Quantum dots: time of growth and change

This article sets out to show that the assumption that QDs are a stagnant technology would be very wrong, demonstrating that QDs have now entered a time of growth, and crucially, rapid technological change.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 25, 2018
Future electronic components to be printed like newspapers

Future electronic components to be printed like newspapers

A new manufacturing technique uses a process similar to newspaper printing to form smoother and more flexible metals for making ultrafast electronic devices.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 23, 2018
Flexible micro-batteries developed for smart wearable electronics

Flexible micro-batteries developed for smart wearable electronics

Chinese scientists have developed flexible micro-batteries with high energy density and steady performance under extraordinary high-temperature.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Highlights from Farnborough Air Show 2018

Highlights from Farnborough Air Show 2018

This premium article will give some of the key conversations with the most technically innovative companies that IDTechEx analysts spoke while at the show.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 19, 2018
Solar supercapacitor for wearables

Solar supercapacitor for wearables

A new form of solar-powered supercapacitor could help make future wearable technologies lighter and more energy-efficient, scientists say.‌
Printed Electronics World
Jul 18, 2018
Clothing that can charge your cell phone, carbon is the new black

Clothing that can charge your cell phone, carbon is the new black

Engineers are leveraging a partnership to create clothing that can charge your cell phone. Move over, Iron Man.
Printed Electronics World
Jul 16, 2018
IDTechEx TVOLED lighting & Printed, flexible & stretchable sensors

OLED lighting & Printed, flexible & stretchable sensors

Holst Centre is an independent R&D center that develops technologies for wireless autonomous sensor technologies and flexible electronics, in an open innovation setting and in dedicated research trajectories.