The Printed Electronics Europe 2013 Award winners with IDTechEx CEO Raghu Das
The Printed Electronics Europe 2013 Award winners with IDTechEx CEO Raghu Das


Exhibitions / Events

During the Printed Electronics Europe Event (17-18 April, Berlin) organiser IDTechEx announced the winners of the annual Printed Electronics Award. These prices are meant to recognise outstanding progress in the development and commercialisation of printed electronics. 

  Organic image sensors sensitive to X-rays, visible and near infrared spectrum ranges
Organic image sensors sensitive to X-rays, visible and near infrared spectrum ranges


Products

NikkoIA SAS, a French company specialised in the development of visible and near infrared photodetectors and image sensors has announced the introduction of two new product families of organic imaging technology, which are said to extend the company’s portfolio to X-rays and validate its compatibility with substrates based on CMOS technology.

  The VacuTRAN system
The VacuTRAN system


Products

VG Scienta, a provider of scientific equipment based in Uppsala. Sweden, has introduced a new system for the measurement of the water vapour transmission rate (WVTR) of barrier layers to better than 10-6g/m2/day and simultaneous O2 permeation to better than 10-3 cm3/m2/day called VacuTRAN.

  Uwe Wagner
Uwe Wagner


Appointments

Uwe Wagner has been named the new chief sales officer of 3D Micromac AG, a German producer of laser micromachining workstations for industry, research, and science. His core duties will be opening new markets and enlarging the international sales network of the company.


Companies / Markets

Solar Press UK Ltd, UK, and KROENERT GmbH & Co KG, Germany, today announced the signing of a long term partnership agreement to develop and sell turn-key manufacturing solutions for organic photovoltaic (OPV) modules, to enable low cost, reliable production of OPV products in all regions of the world.