Category Archives: Roll-To-Roll Printing

Roll To Roll Printing To Make Wall-Sized Carbon Nanotube Arrays | MIT Technology Review

Adapting conventional printing technology, researchers have developed a way to rapidly and inexpensively make uniform arrays of high-performing transistors out of carbon nanotubes on flexible plastic sheets. The process could eventually lead to a tool for manufacturing large-area, low-power sensor … Continue reading

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Penn State Develops Self-Assembling Flexible Solar Cells | Penn State

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Dynamic deposition of microcrystalline silicon | SPIE

The first solar cells made of microcrystalline silicon (μc-Si:H) were successfully deposited in 1994.1 Since then, single-junction p-i-n solar cells made with this particular material have achieved efficiencies of greater than 10%.2 To compete with other photovoltaic technologies, however, the … Continue reading

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The Future is Flexible | Postnoon

The touted arrival this year of wearable gadgets such as computer displays strapped to wrists and in wrap-around glasses is just a step towards a bigger revolution in screens – those that can be bent, folded and rolled up. Once … Continue reading

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Exeger Producing Roll-To-Roll Solar | Plastic Electronics

(previously NLAB), a Swedish developer of dye solar cells (DSC), is building a 20 MW production line, with $20 million (€15.3 million) in investment from a mixture of funding from government and private sources. The line, in Stockholm, will be … Continue reading

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Making nanoparticle ink for compound solar cells | SPIE

Compound solar cells, such as those made from copper indium sulfide (CIS), copper indium gallium selenide (CIGS) and copper zinc tin sulfide/selenide (CZTS), are promising candidates for replacing silicon photovoltaic devices in the future. These types of cells have attractive … Continue reading

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ITRI Announces Full Roll-to-Roll Process on 100um Flexible Glass | Bloomberg

ITRI Announces Full Roll-to-Roll Process on 100um Flexible Glass Targeting Next-Generation, Ultra-Thin Glass Touch Panels TAIPEI, TAIWAN — (Marketwire) — 10/31/12 — ITRI announced its cutting edge roll-to-roll (R2R) process on 100um flexible glass substrates today at FPD International, an … Continue reading

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