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Smartphones and laptops becoming too hot to handle

Posted on May 1st, 2017 by in Chemical R&D

Almost everyone who has ever used a smart phone or laptop computer has experienced those microelectronic devices becoming too hot.  Even solid-state devices heat up.  The common belief is that the defects in semiconductor chips cause heat generation. Continue reading “Smartphones and laptops becoming too hot to handle” »

Printable Electronic Inks

Posted on January 13th, 2017 by in New Materials & Applications

In this post, we looked at developments in the process of printing electronic devices. A team at MIT have developed a “nanotube stamp” which looks to be capable of accurately and uniformly delivering electronic ink onto a surface. Continue reading “Printable Electronic Inks” »

Printing Electronic Surfaces

Posted on January 4th, 2017 by in New Materials & Applications

There have been some incredible enabling technologies throughout history, which have opened up possibilities we so often now take for granted. While there is plenty of exciting technology under development out there, modern printing techniques look set to be an important enabler of a world which can only exist in science fiction at the moment. Continue reading “Printing Electronic Surfaces” »