Myth buster

OLEDWorks from Aachen, Germany, specialises in creative lighting solutions. In OPE journal, the company highlights the advantages of OLED technology in lighting applications – and clears up some common misunderstandings

Ultra-fast laser processing

Rainer Pätzel, director of marketing at Coherent Inc., discusses the field of laser ablation for organic and printed electronics

Good and beautiful light

Recently, emdedesign GmbH from Frankfurt, Germany, has brought “OMLED One” to market, the world’s first OLED luminaire family

Versatile and highly reliable

Screen printing technology for printed electronics has become a major market for PVF Mesh & Screen Technology GmbH. In OPE journal, the company from Neufinsing, Germany, highlights some of its latest applications and solutions

Lighting up the future of packaging with OLED

In cooperation with INURU GmbH from Berlin, the packaging experts from the German Karl Knauer KG present probably the world’s first illuminated packaging with printed, flexible OLEDs.

Bendable breakthrough

FlexEnable collaborates with Merck to enable novel display shapes using conformable plastic LCDs

Next steps in OLED lighting

Dr Christian May, division director at Fraunhofer FEP in Dresden, Germany, discusses latest advances and research in OLED lighting technology

Thin film encapsulation of moisture-sensitive flexible electronics

High throughput manufacturing of thin film moisture barriers is key for the marketability of moisture-sensitive flexible electronics. The solution of Meyer Burger (Netherlands) B.V. is low temperature flexible moisture barriers consisting of stacks of inorganics, PECVD or sALD, and organics, jettable or dispensable, in a S2S or R2R production system

TADF for display applications – key to the OLED revolution

TADF materials have made breath-taking progress towards reaching customer specifications in the last 24 months. Soon, blue TADF materials will enable display manufacturers to significantly reduce the energy consumption of smartphones and TVs

Shedding light on the future of the display industry

From 20-22 September, Touch Taiwan 2017 will once again bring together globally leading companies from the display sector and highlight some of the latest innovations in this thriving business

Printed electronics reaches new dimensions

More exhibitors, more space, more visitors – record numbers reflected the industry’s growth at LOPEC 2017, the leading tradeshow for our industry in Europe

Tearing down the walls towards commercialisation

At Printed Electronics Europe, part of the “IDTechExShow!” 2017, the overall mood in the industry was very positive. More and more commercialised products are signs of a maturing sector

LOPEC 2017 – lessons learned from success stories


Innovative design with new lighting elements

First creative workshop of COPT.CENTRE and IHK Cologne

Suppliers Directory

From vision to product – OE-A presented the most innovative ideas and outlooks at LOPEC 2017

OE-A elects new international Board of Directors

Packaging pitches: Smart, smarter, printed electronics

OE-A Calendar of Events

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