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PMMI announces 10 designers reach finals in Project 2020

PMMI announces 10 designers reach finals in Project 2020

Printed Electronics World
Oct 29, 2010
Screen printable solar cells

Screen printable solar cells

New solar glazing technology is printed directly on glass and can be semi-transparent in a wide range of colours.
External Company Press Release
PolyIC becomes wholly owned by Leonhard Kurz

PolyIC becomes wholly owned by Leonhard Kurz

PolyIC becomes wholly owned by Leonhard Kurz
Printed Electronics World
Oct 28, 2010
Paper-thin film lighting device

Paper-thin film lighting device

Innovative lights made of a paper-thin film provide white lights which are flexible and efficient with increased life time.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 27, 2010
IDTechEx Hong Kong event award winners

IDTechEx Hong Kong event award winners

IDTechEx held their Printed Electronics Asia and Wireless Sensor Networks, Energy Harvesting & RFID conference in Hong Kong last week. This was the first time all these topics were brought together at one event.
External Company Press Release
Beneq US expansion gaining momentum

Beneq US expansion gaining momentum

Beneq, leading provider of industrial thin film equipment and technology based on atomic layer deposition (ALD) and aerosol coating, is proud to announce significant developments in its US operations.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 27, 2010
Police and security electric vehicles

Police and security electric vehicles

Larger companies are producing a range of police, homeland security and military electric vehicles.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 27, 2010
Triple-mode transistors show potential

Triple-mode transistors show potential

Rice researchers introduce graphene-based amplifiers
Printed Electronics World
Oct 26, 2010
Heavy duty electric land vehicles

Heavy duty electric land vehicles

There are about 250 manufacturers of heavy industrial vehicles worldwide but most do not make EVs. Between them they will make about 700,000 of these vehicles in 2010.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 26, 2010
Single-crystal films could advance solar cells

Single-crystal films could advance solar cells

Cornell researchers have developed a new method to create a patterned single-crystal thin film of semiconductor material that could lead to more efficient photovoltaic cells and batteries.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 25, 2010
Micro hybrid diesel autos will realize fuel savings of up to 15%

Micro hybrid diesel autos will realize fuel savings of up to 15%

Micro hybrid diesel autos will realize fuel savings of up to 15 percent in city driving.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 25, 2010
Structure of plastic solar cells impedes their efficiency

Structure of plastic solar cells impedes their efficiency

A team of researchers from North Carolina State University and the U.K. has found that the low rate of energy conversion in all-polymer solar-cell technology is caused by the structure of the solar cells themselves.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 22, 2010
Nanostructuring technologies energy efficient & ultra-small displays

Nanostructuring technologies energy efficient & ultra-small displays

University of Michigan scientists using AFOSR-funding have created the smallest pixels available that will enable LED, projected and wearable displays to be more energy efficient with more light manipulation possible and all on a display that may eventually be as small as a postage stamp.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 21, 2010
Multi-component nano-structures with tunable optical properties

Multi-component nano-structures with tunable optical properties

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory report the first successful assembly of 3-D multi-component nanoscale structures with tunable optical properties that incorporate light-absorbing and -emitting particles.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 20, 2010
Mimicking nature, water-based 'artificial leaf' produces electricity

Mimicking nature, water-based 'artificial leaf' produces electricity

A team led by a North Carolina State University researcher has shown that water-gel-based solar devices - "artificial leaves" - can act like solar cells to produce electricity.
External Company Press Release
Plastic Logic & IPF's cooperation of polymer based organic electronics

Plastic Logic & IPF's cooperation of polymer based organic electronics

Plastic Logic and the Leibniz Institute for polymer research Dresden extend their cooperation for the development of polymer based organic electronics.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 19, 2010
Boeing's solar powered unmanned aircraft

Boeing's solar powered unmanned aircraft

A large unmanned aircraft using solar energy may soon be stationed on the edge of space, said Boeing in a recent statement. The aircraft which has a 400-foot wing to increase solar power will have highly efficient electric motors and propellers.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 19, 2010
OLED displays built on thin flexible metal foil

OLED displays built on thin flexible metal foil

Novel wrist-mounted phosphorescent OLED displays built on thin flexible metal foil are being evaluated by U.S. Army Communication Electronics Research and Development Engineering Center's (CERDEC).
External Company Press Release
IDTechEx Printed Electronics Asia

IDTechEx Printed Electronics Asia

The fourth annual IDTechEx Printed Electronics Asia event was held in Hong Kong in mid October. The event this year had much more of a commercialization flair - companies discussing product opportunities and technologies that can be moved to high volume production.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 18, 2010
DARPA invests $89 million in Boeing's Solar Eagle

DARPA invests $89 million in Boeing's Solar Eagle

Boeing has announced that it has won $89 million in funding from the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) who has selected a concept developed by the Boeing Company for the second phase of the Vulture long-endurance unmanned aerial system (UAS) program.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 29, 2010
Screen printable solar cells

Screen printable solar cells

New solar glazing technology is printed directly on glass and can be semi-transparent in a wide range of colours.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 28, 2010
Paper-thin film lighting device

Paper-thin film lighting device

Innovative lights made of a paper-thin film provide white lights which are flexible and efficient with increased life time.
External Company Press Release
Beneq US expansion gaining momentum

Beneq US expansion gaining momentum

Beneq, leading provider of industrial thin film equipment and technology based on atomic layer deposition (ALD) and aerosol coating, is proud to announce significant developments in its US operations.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 27, 2010
Triple-mode transistors show potential

Triple-mode transistors show potential

Rice researchers introduce graphene-based amplifiers
Printed Electronics World
Oct 26, 2010
Single-crystal films could advance solar cells

Single-crystal films could advance solar cells

Cornell researchers have developed a new method to create a patterned single-crystal thin film of semiconductor material that could lead to more efficient photovoltaic cells and batteries.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 25, 2010
Structure of plastic solar cells impedes their efficiency

Structure of plastic solar cells impedes their efficiency

A team of researchers from North Carolina State University and the U.K. has found that the low rate of energy conversion in all-polymer solar-cell technology is caused by the structure of the solar cells themselves.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 21, 2010
Multi-component nano-structures with tunable optical properties

Multi-component nano-structures with tunable optical properties

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy's (DOE) Brookhaven National Laboratory report the first successful assembly of 3-D multi-component nanoscale structures with tunable optical properties that incorporate light-absorbing and -emitting particles.
External Company Press Release
Plastic Logic & IPF's cooperation of polymer based organic electronics

Plastic Logic & IPF's cooperation of polymer based organic electronics

Plastic Logic and the Leibniz Institute for polymer research Dresden extend their cooperation for the development of polymer based organic electronics.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 19, 2010
OLED displays built on thin flexible metal foil

OLED displays built on thin flexible metal foil

Novel wrist-mounted phosphorescent OLED displays built on thin flexible metal foil are being evaluated by U.S. Army Communication Electronics Research and Development Engineering Center's (CERDEC).
Printed Electronics World
Oct 18, 2010
DARPA invests $89 million in Boeing's Solar Eagle

DARPA invests $89 million in Boeing's Solar Eagle

Boeing has announced that it has won $89 million in funding from the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) who has selected a concept developed by the Boeing Company for the second phase of the Vulture long-endurance unmanned aerial system (UAS) program.
External Company Press Release
PolyIC becomes wholly owned by Leonhard Kurz

PolyIC becomes wholly owned by Leonhard Kurz

PolyIC becomes wholly owned by Leonhard Kurz
Printed Electronics World
Oct 27, 2010
IDTechEx Hong Kong event award winners

IDTechEx Hong Kong event award winners

IDTechEx held their Printed Electronics Asia and Wireless Sensor Networks, Energy Harvesting & RFID conference in Hong Kong last week. This was the first time all these topics were brought together at one event.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 27, 2010
Police and security electric vehicles

Police and security electric vehicles

Larger companies are producing a range of police, homeland security and military electric vehicles.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 26, 2010
Heavy duty electric land vehicles

Heavy duty electric land vehicles

There are about 250 manufacturers of heavy industrial vehicles worldwide but most do not make EVs. Between them they will make about 700,000 of these vehicles in 2010.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 25, 2010
Micro hybrid diesel autos will realize fuel savings of up to 15%

Micro hybrid diesel autos will realize fuel savings of up to 15%

Micro hybrid diesel autos will realize fuel savings of up to 15 percent in city driving.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 22, 2010
Nanostructuring technologies energy efficient & ultra-small displays

Nanostructuring technologies energy efficient & ultra-small displays

University of Michigan scientists using AFOSR-funding have created the smallest pixels available that will enable LED, projected and wearable displays to be more energy efficient with more light manipulation possible and all on a display that may eventually be as small as a postage stamp.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 20, 2010
Mimicking nature, water-based 'artificial leaf' produces electricity

Mimicking nature, water-based 'artificial leaf' produces electricity

A team led by a North Carolina State University researcher has shown that water-gel-based solar devices - "artificial leaves" - can act like solar cells to produce electricity.
Printed Electronics World
Oct 19, 2010
Boeing's solar powered unmanned aircraft

Boeing's solar powered unmanned aircraft

A large unmanned aircraft using solar energy may soon be stationed on the edge of space, said Boeing in a recent statement. The aircraft which has a 400-foot wing to increase solar power will have highly efficient electric motors and propellers.
External Company Press Release
IDTechEx Printed Electronics Asia

IDTechEx Printed Electronics Asia

The fourth annual IDTechEx Printed Electronics Asia event was held in Hong Kong in mid October. The event this year had much more of a commercialization flair - companies discussing product opportunities and technologies that can be moved to high volume production.
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