Conductive polymer
Conductive polymers or, more precisely, intrinsically conducting polymers (ICPs) are organic polymers that conduct electricity. Such compounds may have metallic conductivity or can be semiconductors. ...
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How LG's OLED displays will shape the future
LG believes that OLED will fundamentally change the future of our home and portable devices. See some of the concepts that OLED technology will enable in the...
Small motor made with dielectric elastomer actuators - YouTube
Mar 10, 2013 ... Motor based on dielectric elastomer actuators. The first part of the movie shows the activation of each phase, creating a circular translation of ...
LG to sell first OLED 4K TV -- for $11K
LG Electronics today announced it is now selling the world's first OLED TV with 4K (3840 x 2160-pixel) resolution. The sets, available in 77-in. and 65-in. screen sizes, will come in a curved panel fo...
AMOLED Tech To Expand in the TV Market
If this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) taught consumers anything, it's that TV manufacturers will be leaning hard on Ultra HD to sell TVs in …
Dielectric elastomers - Electroactive polymer (EAP)
Electroactive polymer (EAP) multilayer bending actuator composed of 20 layers of dielectric elastomer film. The actuator was developed at Empa Dubendorf (Swi...
Molecular electronics
Molecular electronics is the study and application of molecular building blocks for the fabrication of electronic components. It is an interdisciplinary area that spans physics, chemistry, and materia...
OLED
An organic light-emitting diode (OLED) is a light-emitting diode (LED) in which the emissive electroluminescent layer is a film of organic compound which emits light in response to an electric current...
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Organic photorefractive materials
Organic photorefractive materials are materials that exhibit a temporary change in refractive index when exposed to light. The changing refractive index causes light to change speed throughout the mat...
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Polydioctylfluorene
Polydioctylfluorene (PDF) is an organic compound, a polymer of 9,9-dioctylfluorene, with formula (C13H6(C8H17)2)n. It is an electroluminescent conductive polymer that characteristically emits blue li...
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AMOLED Tech To Expand in the TV Market
If this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) taught consumers anything, it's that TV manufacturers will be leaning hard on Ultra HD to sell TVs in …
Negative resistance
In electronics, negative resistance (NR) is a property of some electrical circuits and devices in which an increase in voltage across the device's terminals results in a decrease in electric current ...
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AMOLED
AMOLED (active-matrix organic light-emitting diode) is a display technology for use in mobile devices and television. OLED describes a specific type of thin-film-display technology in which organic co...
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Polyaniline
Polyaniline (PANI) is a conducting polymer of the semi-flexible rod polymer family. Although the compound itself was discovered over 150 years ago, only since the early 1980s has polyaniline captured ...
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Phosphorescent organic light-emitting diode
Phosphorescent organic light-emitting diodes (PHOLED) are a type of organic light-emitting diode (OLED) that use the principle of phosphorescence to obtain higher internal efficiencies than fluorescen...
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Polypyrrole
Polypyrrole (PPy) is a type of organic polymer formed from by polymerization of pyrrole. Polypyrroles are conducting polymers, related members being polythiophene, polyaniline, and polyacetylene. Th...
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Poly(p-phenylene sulfide)
Polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) is an organic polymer consisting of aromatic rings linked with sulfides. Synthetic fiber and textiles derived from this polymer are known to resist chemical and thermal at...
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Light-emitting electrochemical cell
A light-emitting electrochemical cell (LEC or LEEC) is a solid-state device that generates light from an electric current (electroluminescence). LEC's are usually composed of two metal electrodes con...
Break junction
A break junction is an electronic device which consists of two metal wires separated by a very thin gap, on the order of the inter-atomic spacing (less than a nanometer). This can be done by physicall...
Anthracene
Anthracene is a solid polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon of formula C14H10, consisting of three fused benzene rings. It is a component of coal tar. Anthracene is used in the production of the red dye ali...
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Tetracycline antibiotics
Tetracyclines are a group of broad-spectrum antibiotics whose general usefulness has been reduced with the onset of antibiotic resistance. Despite this, they remain the treatment of choice for some sp...
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Dielectric elastomers
Dielectric elastomers (DEs) are smart material systems that produce large strains. They belong to the group of electroactive polymers (EAP). DE actuators (DEA) transform electric energy into mechanica...
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2-Chloro-9,10-bis(phenylethynyl)anthracene
2-Chloro-9,10-bis(phenylethynyl)anthracene is a fluorescent dye used in lightsticks. It emits green light, used in 12-hour low-intensity Cyalume sticks.
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Rubrene
Rubrene (5,6,11,12-tetraphenyltetracene) is a red colored polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon. Rubrene is used as a sensitiser in chemoluminescence and as a yellow light source in lightsticks.
As an o...
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Organic Light Emitting Transistor
An organic light-emitting transistor (OLET) is a form of transistor that emits light. These transistors have been claimed to have potential for digital displays and on-chip optical interconnects. OLET...
Metal rubber
Metal rubber is a broad, informal name for several conductive plastic polymers with metal ions produced by NanoSonic, Inc, in cooperation with Virginia Tech. This self-assembling nanocomposite is ultr...
Alan J. Heeger
Alan Jay Heeger (born January 22, 1936) is an American physicist, academic and Nobel Prize laureate in chemistry.
Heeger was born in Sioux City, Iowa, to a Jewish family. He earned a B.S. in physi...
PEDOT-TMA
Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene)-tetramethacrylate or PEDOT-TMA is a p-type conducting polymer based on 3,4-ethylenedioxylthiophene or the EDOT monomer. It is a modification of the PEDOT structure. ...
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Polydiacetylenes
Polydiacetylenes (PDAs) are a family of conducting polymers. They are created by the photopolymerization of diacetylene moieties. They have multiple applications from the development of organic films...
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