Printing versus coating - What will be the future production technology for printed electronics?
The market of Large Area Organic Printed Electronics is developing rapidly to increase efficiency and quality as well as to lower costs further. Applications for OPV, OLED, RFID and compact Printed Electronic systems are increasing. In order to make the final products more affordable, but at the same time highly accurate, Roll to Roll (R2R) production on flexible transparent polymer substrates is the way forward. There are numerous printing and coating technologies suitable depending on the design, the product application and the chemical process technology. Mainly the product design (size, pattern, repeatability) defines the application technology.
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- Journal Article
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- Journal Name: AIP Conference Proceedings; Journal Volume: 1646; Journal Issue: 1; Conference: NANOTEXNOLOGY 2014: International Conferences and Exhibition on Nanotechnologies and Organic Electronics, Thessaloniki (Greece), 5-12 Jul 2014; Other Information: (c) 2015 AIP Publishing LLC; Country of input: International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA)
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- United States
- 71 CLASSICAL AND QUANTUM MECHANICS, GENERAL PHYSICS; AUGMENTATION; COATINGS; DESIGN; EFFICIENCY; LIGHT EMITTING DIODES; ORGANIC POLYMERS; PRINTED CIRCUITS; SUBSTRATES