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What You Should Know About Micro-LED Displays

What You Should Know About Micro-LED Displays

Printed Electronics World
Apr 30, 2020
New Hybrid Material Improves Performance of Silicon Li-ion Batteries

New Hybrid Material Improves Performance of Silicon Li-ion Batteries

Researchers have developed a new hybrid material of mesoporous silicon microparticles and carbon nanotubes that can improve the performance of silicon in Li-ion batteries.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 29, 2020
Windows to Generate Electricity Following Solar Cell Breakthrough

Windows to Generate Electricity Following Solar Cell Breakthrough

Semi-transparent solar cells that can be incorporated into window glass are a "game-changer" that could transform architecture, urban planning and electricity generation.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 28, 2020
Webinar 7 May - Where Is the Future of COVID-19 Diagnostics?

Webinar 7 May - Where Is the Future of COVID-19 Diagnostics?

IDTechEx will be hosting a free webinar on Thursday 7 May 2020. Where Is the Future of COVID-19 Diagnostics? will be presented by IDTechEx Technology Analyst, Dr Luyun Jiang.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 28, 2020
Sensors Woven into Clothing to Monitor Vital Signs

Sensors Woven into Clothing to Monitor Vital Signs

Researchers have developed a way to incorporate electronic sensors into stretchy fabrics, allowing them to create shirts or other garments that could be used to monitor vital signs such as temperature, respiration, and heart rate.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 24, 2020
Conductive Inks: Hybrid Electronics, In-Mold Electronics, Skin Patches

Conductive Inks: Hybrid Electronics, In-Mold Electronics, Skin Patches

Conductive ink business is inherently wonderfully diverse. This has allowed the industry to rejuvenate itself time and time again and to remain very relevant through generations of product lifecycles.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 24, 2020
Remote Control of Soft Robots

Remote Control of Soft Robots

Soft materials, such as rubber or polymers that can endure drastic changes to their shape, are promising for applications where flexibility and shapeshifting abilities are paramount. For example, these materials can be used to create soft robots suited for specialized tasks, ranging from medical devices that could navigate around inside the body to robots for search-and-rescue missions that can squeeze through small openings.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 23, 2020
Webinar 29 April Miniaturised Gas Sensors for Environmental Monitoring

Webinar 29 April Miniaturised Gas Sensors for Environmental Monitoring

IDTechEx will be hosting a free 30-minute webinar on Wednesday 29 April 2020. Miniaturised Gas Sensors for Environmental Monitoring will be presented by IDTechEx Technology Analyst, Dr Luyun Jiang.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 23, 2020
IDTechEx Predicts the Digital Water Market to Be Over $2Bn by 2030

IDTechEx Predicts the Digital Water Market to Be Over $2Bn by 2030

Data can drive insights, increase efficiency, and provide detailed information about current water and wastewater networks. The water industry is one which has many unknowns, and more data can provide help to this mature and large industry.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Graphene in supercapacitors: research review

Graphene in supercapacitors: research review

This premium article is a drill down from the recent premium article, "Outlook for Graphene's Role in Supercapacitors". That looked at the science and the players. Here we survey historical research achievements and in particularly present our new survey appraising recent research papers on the subject and particularly research progress and trends in 2019-20.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
2020 status and outlook for the carbon fiber market

2020 status and outlook for the carbon fiber market

The carbon fiber industry has seen healthy growth in the 21st century. This is after a long lead in period and demand from certain key industries.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 22, 2020
Flexible Hybrid Electronics: Trends, Opportunities and Challlenges

Flexible Hybrid Electronics: Trends, Opportunities and Challlenges

While flexible electronics have been around for years, either as flexible PCBs or genuinely printed electronics, there has always been a trade-off between flexibility and capability. A new report from IDTechEx discusses the innovation trends, opportunities and challenges in the FHE market.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 22, 2020
Flatter Graphene, Faster Electrons

Flatter Graphene, Faster Electrons

Bumps on a road slow down our pace, so do corrugations in graphene to travelling electrons. By flattening the corrugations out, we help electrons move effectively faster through a graphene sheet.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Flexible hybrid electronics: Challenges for die attachment and R2R

Flexible hybrid electronics: Challenges for die attachment and R2R

Flexible hybrid electronics: Challenges for die attachment and R2R production. We define flexible hybrid electronics (FHE) as "Devices that combine the flexibility and low cost of printed plastic film substrates with the performance of semiconductor devices."
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Supercapacitor Materials: Large Opportunities Coming

Supercapacitor Materials: Large Opportunities Coming

From a commercial point of view, this article appraises the latest research in active materials for supercapacitors SC and their derivatives. Opportunities include; graphene, CNT, MOF, CNF, ionic electrolytes, structural, flexible, wearable.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 21, 2020
Flexible Nanotube Adhesive Sheet with High Thermal Conductivity

Flexible Nanotube Adhesive Sheet with High Thermal Conductivity

Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd has announced the development of the world's first adhesive sheet composed of carbon nanotubes with extremely high thermal conductivity of up to 100 W/mK. Carbon nanotubes have high thermal conductivity and represent a promising candidate for heat dissipation from heat sources including semiconductor devices.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 21, 2020
Ultralight, Flexible and Wearable Solar Cells

Ultralight, Flexible and Wearable Solar Cells

An ultralight flexible solar cell, 10 times thinner than the width of a human hair, could hold the key to promising power sources for future wearable technology.
External Company Press Release
International Contest for Innovators Using Paper-Based Electronics

International Contest for Innovators Using Paper-Based Electronics

Printed batteries, displays, temperature, humidity and genetic sensors... Over the last two years, the European project INNPAPER has been developing these electronic items, using only paper and conductive inks. Now the technology is almost ready to be used, and the project has launched an Open Call, looking for initiatives in the electronics field that have innovative ideas on how to use the project's devices. The call will be open from today until June 1st.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 20, 2020
Carbon Dot-Based Method for Increasing the Efficiency of Solar Cells

Carbon Dot-Based Method for Increasing the Efficiency of Solar Cells

An international group of scientists has proposed a method that allows for significantly increasing the efficiency of solar cells and light-emitting diodes. The scientists managed to achieve this result by augmenting the auxiliary layers of the devices responsible for electron transport rather than working with the main active layer.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 20, 2020
Car Cover Claims to Extend EV Life

Car Cover Claims to Extend EV Life

The solar modules on the car cover provide supplementary power to the vehicle and increase its range up to an additional 15km per day with a target of 30km per day within 3 years, based on 8 hours' outside exposure of the vehicle per day.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 30, 2020
New Hybrid Material Improves Performance of Silicon Li-ion Batteries

New Hybrid Material Improves Performance of Silicon Li-ion Batteries

Researchers have developed a new hybrid material of mesoporous silicon microparticles and carbon nanotubes that can improve the performance of silicon in Li-ion batteries.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 28, 2020
Webinar 7 May - Where Is the Future of COVID-19 Diagnostics?

Webinar 7 May - Where Is the Future of COVID-19 Diagnostics?

IDTechEx will be hosting a free webinar on Thursday 7 May 2020. Where Is the Future of COVID-19 Diagnostics? will be presented by IDTechEx Technology Analyst, Dr Luyun Jiang.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 24, 2020
Conductive Inks: Hybrid Electronics, In-Mold Electronics, Skin Patches

Conductive Inks: Hybrid Electronics, In-Mold Electronics, Skin Patches

Conductive ink business is inherently wonderfully diverse. This has allowed the industry to rejuvenate itself time and time again and to remain very relevant through generations of product lifecycles.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 23, 2020
Webinar 29 April Miniaturised Gas Sensors for Environmental Monitoring

Webinar 29 April Miniaturised Gas Sensors for Environmental Monitoring

IDTechEx will be hosting a free 30-minute webinar on Wednesday 29 April 2020. Miniaturised Gas Sensors for Environmental Monitoring will be presented by IDTechEx Technology Analyst, Dr Luyun Jiang.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Graphene in supercapacitors: research review

Graphene in supercapacitors: research review

This premium article is a drill down from the recent premium article, "Outlook for Graphene's Role in Supercapacitors". That looked at the science and the players. Here we survey historical research achievements and in particularly present our new survey appraising recent research papers on the subject and particularly research progress and trends in 2019-20.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 22, 2020
Flexible Hybrid Electronics: Trends, Opportunities and Challlenges

Flexible Hybrid Electronics: Trends, Opportunities and Challlenges

While flexible electronics have been around for years, either as flexible PCBs or genuinely printed electronics, there has always been a trade-off between flexibility and capability. A new report from IDTechEx discusses the innovation trends, opportunities and challenges in the FHE market.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Flexible hybrid electronics: Challenges for die attachment and R2R

Flexible hybrid electronics: Challenges for die attachment and R2R

Flexible hybrid electronics: Challenges for die attachment and R2R production. We define flexible hybrid electronics (FHE) as "Devices that combine the flexibility and low cost of printed plastic film substrates with the performance of semiconductor devices."
Printed Electronics World
Apr 21, 2020
Flexible Nanotube Adhesive Sheet with High Thermal Conductivity

Flexible Nanotube Adhesive Sheet with High Thermal Conductivity

Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd has announced the development of the world's first adhesive sheet composed of carbon nanotubes with extremely high thermal conductivity of up to 100 W/mK. Carbon nanotubes have high thermal conductivity and represent a promising candidate for heat dissipation from heat sources including semiconductor devices.
External Company Press Release
International Contest for Innovators Using Paper-Based Electronics

International Contest for Innovators Using Paper-Based Electronics

Printed batteries, displays, temperature, humidity and genetic sensors... Over the last two years, the European project INNPAPER has been developing these electronic items, using only paper and conductive inks. Now the technology is almost ready to be used, and the project has launched an Open Call, looking for initiatives in the electronics field that have innovative ideas on how to use the project's devices. The call will be open from today until June 1st.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 20, 2020
Car Cover Claims to Extend EV Life

Car Cover Claims to Extend EV Life

The solar modules on the car cover provide supplementary power to the vehicle and increase its range up to an additional 15km per day with a target of 30km per day within 3 years, based on 8 hours' outside exposure of the vehicle per day.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 29, 2020
Windows to Generate Electricity Following Solar Cell Breakthrough

Windows to Generate Electricity Following Solar Cell Breakthrough

Semi-transparent solar cells that can be incorporated into window glass are a "game-changer" that could transform architecture, urban planning and electricity generation.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 28, 2020
Sensors Woven into Clothing to Monitor Vital Signs

Sensors Woven into Clothing to Monitor Vital Signs

Researchers have developed a way to incorporate electronic sensors into stretchy fabrics, allowing them to create shirts or other garments that could be used to monitor vital signs such as temperature, respiration, and heart rate.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 24, 2020
Remote Control of Soft Robots

Remote Control of Soft Robots

Soft materials, such as rubber or polymers that can endure drastic changes to their shape, are promising for applications where flexibility and shapeshifting abilities are paramount. For example, these materials can be used to create soft robots suited for specialized tasks, ranging from medical devices that could navigate around inside the body to robots for search-and-rescue missions that can squeeze through small openings.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 23, 2020
IDTechEx Predicts the Digital Water Market to Be Over $2Bn by 2030

IDTechEx Predicts the Digital Water Market to Be Over $2Bn by 2030

Data can drive insights, increase efficiency, and provide detailed information about current water and wastewater networks. The water industry is one which has many unknowns, and more data can provide help to this mature and large industry.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
2020 status and outlook for the carbon fiber market

2020 status and outlook for the carbon fiber market

The carbon fiber industry has seen healthy growth in the 21st century. This is after a long lead in period and demand from certain key industries.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 22, 2020
Flatter Graphene, Faster Electrons

Flatter Graphene, Faster Electrons

Bumps on a road slow down our pace, so do corrugations in graphene to travelling electrons. By flattening the corrugations out, we help electrons move effectively faster through a graphene sheet.
IDTechEx Research Subscribers
Supercapacitor Materials: Large Opportunities Coming

Supercapacitor Materials: Large Opportunities Coming

From a commercial point of view, this article appraises the latest research in active materials for supercapacitors SC and their derivatives. Opportunities include; graphene, CNT, MOF, CNF, ionic electrolytes, structural, flexible, wearable.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 21, 2020
Ultralight, Flexible and Wearable Solar Cells

Ultralight, Flexible and Wearable Solar Cells

An ultralight flexible solar cell, 10 times thinner than the width of a human hair, could hold the key to promising power sources for future wearable technology.
Printed Electronics World
Apr 20, 2020
Carbon Dot-Based Method for Increasing the Efficiency of Solar Cells

Carbon Dot-Based Method for Increasing the Efficiency of Solar Cells

An international group of scientists has proposed a method that allows for significantly increasing the efficiency of solar cells and light-emitting diodes. The scientists managed to achieve this result by augmenting the auxiliary layers of the devices responsible for electron transport rather than working with the main active layer.
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