A demonstration at Printed Electronics USA 2012
A demonstration at Printed Electronics USA 2012


Exhibitions / Events

Printed Electronics USA, which is organised by UK based IDTechEx and staged in Santa Clara, CA, from 20-21 November, has neared sell-out for exhibition space four months prior to the event. Because of that the tradeshow floor space has been expanded by 30% to accommodate the demand. 

  The OE-A-Demonstrator Award "Best Design" was awarded to Thomas Heizmann (Karl Knauer KG) (centre) by Wolfgang Mildner (LOPE-C General Chair) and Prof. Dr. Ulrich Moosheimer (Member of the OE-A Demonstrator Jury)
The OE-A-Demonstrator Award "Best Design" was awarded to Thomas Heizmann (Karl Knauer KG) (centre) by Wolfgang Mildner (LOPE-C General Chair) and Prof. Dr. Ulrich Moosheimer (Member of the OE-A Demonstrator Jury)


Exhibitions / Events

In the course of LOPE-C, which took place from 11 to 13 June 2013 in Munich, this year’s OE-A awards were given out during a dinner in the International Congress Center.

  Plastic Logic’s clean room
Plastic Logic’s clean room


Appointments

Cambridge University’s Graphene Centre and Plastic Logic Ltd, UK, recently announced the signing of a formal collaboration agreement, marking Plastic Logic joining the Centre to start work on a specific research programme, aimed ultimately at revolutionising the commercial exploitation of graphene in flexible plastic electronics.

  Left to right: Dr Stephan Kirchmeyer, Wolfgang Mildner, Dr Jeremy Burroughes, Stan Farnsworth, Thomas Kolbusch , Prof Toshihide Kamata, Prof Dr Reinhard Baumann, Dr Peter Fischer, Dr Mark Verrall, Dr Davor Sutija and Dr Klaus Hecker
Left to right: Dr Stephan Kirchmeyer, Wolfgang Mildner, Dr Jeremy Burroughes, Stan Farnsworth, Thomas Kolbusch , Prof Toshihide Kamata, Prof Dr Reinhard Baumann, Dr Peter Fischer, Dr Mark Verrall, Dr Davor Sutija and Dr Klaus Hecker


Appointments

During the general assembly of the OE-A (Organic and Printed Electronics Association), which took place on 10 June 2013 at the Fraunhofer EMFT in Munich, Germany, its members elected a new board of directors.

  An OLED manufactured with the new technology
An OLED manufactured with the new technology


Products

At LOPE-C 2013 4JET Technologies GmbH, a German producer of laser systems, introduced a new laser process for the customisation and optimising of OLEDs. The technology is a joint development with the German Novaled AG, which is specialised in the development of technologies and materials for OLEDs and other organic electronics.