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Printed Electronics World
Jan 8, 2010
QUE pro-Reader aimed at the business professional

QUE pro-Reader aimed at the business professional

Plastic Logic's long awaited "QUE" pro-Reader was unveiled at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas yesterday. Unlike other e-readers this device is being marketed to the business professional.
Printed Electronics World
Jan 7, 2010
Printed RFID in 2010

Printed RFID in 2010

IDTechEx projects that the market for passive RFID tags will grow to over $10 billion in sales by 2019. Much of it will continue to use silicon chips. Dr Peter Harrop forecasts the Printed RFID market for 2010.
Printed Electronics World
Jan 7, 2010
Solar powered road and water journey across Europe

Solar powered road and water journey across Europe

Peoples Projects for the environment has announced a programme to raise the funding for Baltic to Barcelona - a solar powered water voyage and a parallel solar powered road journey across Europe, from the north to the south, from Stockholm in Sweden to Barcelona in Spain.
Printed Electronics World
Jan 6, 2010
Light emitting transistors for lab-on-chip

Light emitting transistors for lab-on-chip

What started out as 'blue-sky' thinking by a group of European researchers could ultimately lead to the commercial mass production of a new generation of optoelectronic components for devices ranging from mobile laboratories to mobile phones.
Printed Electronics World
Jan 6, 2010
Glitter-sized photovoltaics could revolutionize how energy is used

Glitter-sized photovoltaics could revolutionize how energy is used

Tiny cells developed by Sandia National Laboratories scientists could turn a person into a walking solar battery charger if they were fastened to flexible substrates molded around unusual shapes, such as clothing.
Printed Electronics World
Jan 5, 2010
Printed Electronic Circuit process for LED interconnection

Printed Electronic Circuit process for LED interconnection

PCB mounting of the LED's has to date been limited to mechanical interconnection or the use of Printed Circuits Boards built on Thermally Conductive Copper Clad aluminum substrates.
Printed Electronics World
Jan 4, 2010
PVI, HYDIS Technologies and LG Display launch co-operation

PVI, HYDIS Technologies and LG Display launch co-operation

Prime View International ( PVI), HYDIS Technologies Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of PVI, and LG Display Co., Ltd., will combine their resources in a bid to take the lead in the global e-paper display market.
Printed Electronics World
Jan 1, 2010
Light emitting wallpaper could replace light bulbs

Light emitting wallpaper could replace light bulbs

Revolutionary light emitting wallpaper could replace lightbulbs in two years whilst significantly reducing carbon emissions suggest recent claims.
Printed Electronics World
Jan 1, 2010
Fabric electronics

Fabric electronics

Electronics in textiles may be printed or wound using wires and there are other options, with over 100 organisations working in the field. It varies from the invisible to the fanciful.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 31, 2009
Companies slow to grasp plastic electronics opportunities

Companies slow to grasp plastic electronics opportunities

We are on the brink of a new age of Plastic Electronics, production costs are tumbling and business opportunities are growing exponentially, yet companies are slow to take up the innovation challenge, according to research from the Advanced Institute of Management Research.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 31, 2009
SPAWAR vibration harvesting for WSN

SPAWAR vibration harvesting for WSN

At the IDTechEx Energy Harvesting and Storage conference in Denver Colorado in November, Dr Richard Waters, Advanced Circuits and Sensors Branch SPAWAR System Center Pacific, presented on optimization of a kinetic energy harvester for low amplitude vibration.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 30, 2009
Flexible light emitting displays - inorganics fill market gap

Flexible light emitting displays - inorganics fill market gap

The potential for flexible OLEDs has received such huge publicity that consumer packaged goods companies and many others are sold on the potential for low cost, flexible, light emitting displays and seek to carry out many trials and rollouts.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 29, 2009
Glitter-sized photovoltaics could revolutionize how energy is used

Glitter-sized photovoltaics could revolutionize how energy is used

Tiny cells developed by Sandia National Laboratories scientists could turn a person into a walking solar battery charger if they were fastened to flexible substrates molded around unusual shapes, such as clothing.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 29, 2009
Funds to develop self-powered prosthetic limb technology

Funds to develop self-powered prosthetic limb technology

Representative Glenn Thompson, R-Howard, announced the Department of Defense Appropriations measure includes $2 million in Research, Test, Development, and Evaluation funds for KCF Technologies to further develop and commercialize self-powered prosthetic limb technology.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 28, 2009
Ultimate flexible barrier film

Ultimate flexible barrier film

In the annual report of $15 billion Japanese giant DNP, formerly Dai Nippon Printing announces the success of the development of ultra-impermeable plastic film substrates.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 25, 2009
Power Paper and GE collaborate to develop self-powered OLED lighting

Power Paper and GE collaborate to develop self-powered OLED lighting

Power Paper and GE Global Research, the technology development arm for the General Electric Company have signed an agreement to jointly develop self-powered OLED lighting devices. Using low-cost, high volume manufacturing processes, these devices could be deployed in a wide variety of environments from military ships to night-time jogging vests.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 24, 2009
Printed electronics to control flexible displays

Printed electronics to control flexible displays

Screens and display elements in mobile phones, e-readers for electronic books and measuring devices are now well-established features of our networked world. To make the manufacture of these mobile mass displays more cost effective, organic electronics is providing technical solutions, including flexible control circuits.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 23, 2009
Brewer Science and SouthWest NanoTechnologies $6.5M NIST TIP award

Brewer Science and SouthWest NanoTechnologies $6.5M NIST TIP award

Brewer Science,® Inc., and SouthWest NanoTechnologies, Inc. (SWeNT), have received a $6.5M award under NIST's Technology Innovation Program (TIP). The funding is in support of research and development programs that focus upon methodologies to attain the cost-effective production of high-purity, high-quality metallic and semiconducting carbon nanotube (CNT) inks. These advancements will enable production of a wide variety of high-performing electronic devices incorporating CNTs.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 22, 2009
CONTACT researches the use of carbon nanotubes in various applications

CONTACT researches the use of carbon nanotubes in various applications

The demands placed on new, high-tech materials are continually increasing, and existing material systems are reaching their limits. Due to their exceptional electrical and mechanical properties, carbon nanotubes offer high potential for use in diverse applications.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 21, 2009
Race for color video e-readers

Race for color video e-readers

The e-reader is a killer application involving printed electronics. Despite costing more than an i-Pod, the Amazon Kindle achieved 500,000 unit sales in its first year of trading last year and now we are talking of millions. The i-Pod, an iconic success, only achieved 300,000 unit sales in its first year of trading.
Printed Electronics World
Jan 8, 2010
QUE pro-Reader aimed at the business professional

QUE pro-Reader aimed at the business professional

Plastic Logic's long awaited "QUE" pro-Reader was unveiled at the International Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas yesterday. Unlike other e-readers this device is being marketed to the business professional.
Printed Electronics World
Jan 7, 2010
Solar powered road and water journey across Europe

Solar powered road and water journey across Europe

Peoples Projects for the environment has announced a programme to raise the funding for Baltic to Barcelona - a solar powered water voyage and a parallel solar powered road journey across Europe, from the north to the south, from Stockholm in Sweden to Barcelona in Spain.
Printed Electronics World
Jan 6, 2010
Glitter-sized photovoltaics could revolutionize how energy is used

Glitter-sized photovoltaics could revolutionize how energy is used

Tiny cells developed by Sandia National Laboratories scientists could turn a person into a walking solar battery charger if they were fastened to flexible substrates molded around unusual shapes, such as clothing.
Printed Electronics World
Jan 4, 2010
PVI, HYDIS Technologies and LG Display launch co-operation

PVI, HYDIS Technologies and LG Display launch co-operation

Prime View International ( PVI), HYDIS Technologies Co. Ltd., a subsidiary of PVI, and LG Display Co., Ltd., will combine their resources in a bid to take the lead in the global e-paper display market.
Printed Electronics World
Jan 1, 2010
Fabric electronics

Fabric electronics

Electronics in textiles may be printed or wound using wires and there are other options, with over 100 organisations working in the field. It varies from the invisible to the fanciful.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 31, 2009
SPAWAR vibration harvesting for WSN

SPAWAR vibration harvesting for WSN

At the IDTechEx Energy Harvesting and Storage conference in Denver Colorado in November, Dr Richard Waters, Advanced Circuits and Sensors Branch SPAWAR System Center Pacific, presented on optimization of a kinetic energy harvester for low amplitude vibration.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 29, 2009
Glitter-sized photovoltaics could revolutionize how energy is used

Glitter-sized photovoltaics could revolutionize how energy is used

Tiny cells developed by Sandia National Laboratories scientists could turn a person into a walking solar battery charger if they were fastened to flexible substrates molded around unusual shapes, such as clothing.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 28, 2009
Ultimate flexible barrier film

Ultimate flexible barrier film

In the annual report of $15 billion Japanese giant DNP, formerly Dai Nippon Printing announces the success of the development of ultra-impermeable plastic film substrates.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 24, 2009
Printed electronics to control flexible displays

Printed electronics to control flexible displays

Screens and display elements in mobile phones, e-readers for electronic books and measuring devices are now well-established features of our networked world. To make the manufacture of these mobile mass displays more cost effective, organic electronics is providing technical solutions, including flexible control circuits.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 22, 2009
CONTACT researches the use of carbon nanotubes in various applications

CONTACT researches the use of carbon nanotubes in various applications

The demands placed on new, high-tech materials are continually increasing, and existing material systems are reaching their limits. Due to their exceptional electrical and mechanical properties, carbon nanotubes offer high potential for use in diverse applications.
Printed Electronics World
Jan 7, 2010
Printed RFID in 2010

Printed RFID in 2010

IDTechEx projects that the market for passive RFID tags will grow to over $10 billion in sales by 2019. Much of it will continue to use silicon chips. Dr Peter Harrop forecasts the Printed RFID market for 2010.
Printed Electronics World
Jan 6, 2010
Light emitting transistors for lab-on-chip

Light emitting transistors for lab-on-chip

What started out as 'blue-sky' thinking by a group of European researchers could ultimately lead to the commercial mass production of a new generation of optoelectronic components for devices ranging from mobile laboratories to mobile phones.
Printed Electronics World
Jan 5, 2010
Printed Electronic Circuit process for LED interconnection

Printed Electronic Circuit process for LED interconnection

PCB mounting of the LED's has to date been limited to mechanical interconnection or the use of Printed Circuits Boards built on Thermally Conductive Copper Clad aluminum substrates.
Printed Electronics World
Jan 1, 2010
Light emitting wallpaper could replace light bulbs

Light emitting wallpaper could replace light bulbs

Revolutionary light emitting wallpaper could replace lightbulbs in two years whilst significantly reducing carbon emissions suggest recent claims.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 31, 2009
Companies slow to grasp plastic electronics opportunities

Companies slow to grasp plastic electronics opportunities

We are on the brink of a new age of Plastic Electronics, production costs are tumbling and business opportunities are growing exponentially, yet companies are slow to take up the innovation challenge, according to research from the Advanced Institute of Management Research.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 30, 2009
Flexible light emitting displays - inorganics fill market gap

Flexible light emitting displays - inorganics fill market gap

The potential for flexible OLEDs has received such huge publicity that consumer packaged goods companies and many others are sold on the potential for low cost, flexible, light emitting displays and seek to carry out many trials and rollouts.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 29, 2009
Funds to develop self-powered prosthetic limb technology

Funds to develop self-powered prosthetic limb technology

Representative Glenn Thompson, R-Howard, announced the Department of Defense Appropriations measure includes $2 million in Research, Test, Development, and Evaluation funds for KCF Technologies to further develop and commercialize self-powered prosthetic limb technology.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 25, 2009
Power Paper and GE collaborate to develop self-powered OLED lighting

Power Paper and GE collaborate to develop self-powered OLED lighting

Power Paper and GE Global Research, the technology development arm for the General Electric Company have signed an agreement to jointly develop self-powered OLED lighting devices. Using low-cost, high volume manufacturing processes, these devices could be deployed in a wide variety of environments from military ships to night-time jogging vests.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 23, 2009
Brewer Science and SouthWest NanoTechnologies $6.5M NIST TIP award

Brewer Science and SouthWest NanoTechnologies $6.5M NIST TIP award

Brewer Science,® Inc., and SouthWest NanoTechnologies, Inc. (SWeNT), have received a $6.5M award under NIST's Technology Innovation Program (TIP). The funding is in support of research and development programs that focus upon methodologies to attain the cost-effective production of high-purity, high-quality metallic and semiconducting carbon nanotube (CNT) inks. These advancements will enable production of a wide variety of high-performing electronic devices incorporating CNTs.
Printed Electronics World
Dec 21, 2009
Race for color video e-readers

Race for color video e-readers

The e-reader is a killer application involving printed electronics. Despite costing more than an i-Pod, the Amazon Kindle achieved 500,000 unit sales in its first year of trading last year and now we are talking of millions. The i-Pod, an iconic success, only achieved 300,000 unit sales in its first year of trading.
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