Two DOE Grants Awarded for SSL Technology

The U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science has awarded two Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grants (Phase I Release 3) targeting advances in solid-state lighting (SSL) technology. Applied Nanotech, Inc. and Universal Display Corporation will each explore the technical merit or feasibility of an innovative concept or technology. ...







New solution-processable materials for OLEDs can be integrated into large-surface OLED lighting components.

Merck Concludes NEMO Research on OLED Materials

After 3 years of intensive research in the field of new solution-processable materials for OLEDs (organic light-emitting diodes), Merck and ten other partners from industry and academia have successfully concluded the "new materials for OLEDs from solutions" (NEMO) project co-funded by the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF). ...



DOE Updates SSL Roadmap for 2012

The U.S. Department of Energy has published the 2012 edition of the Solid-State Lighting Manufacturing R&D Roadmap, and has posted the summary report from the fourth annual SSL Manufacturing R&D Workshop, held in San Jose, California in June. Complementing the SSL R&D Multi-Year Program Plan (MYPP) that guides the Core and Product ...



At the OSRAM facotry, OLED manufacturing costs are expected to decline by 90 percent.

OSRAM Launches OLED Pilot Production

With the launch of the pilot production line for organic light emitting diodes (OLED) in Regensburg, Germany, on 30 August, leading light manufacturer OSRAM AG has set an important milestone on the road toward volume manufacturing. As a result of its scope of possibilities and its quality criteria, the plant is unique and the first of its kind ...