Breaking News
News & Analysis

Roll-up Digital Screens Now Closer to Reality

NO RATINGS
More Related Links
View Comments: Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
krisi
User Rank
CEO
Re: close to reality?
krisi   3/8/2014 9:20:41 PM
NO RATINGS
Good idea @DrQuine...another way would be to thin silicon so much that is bendable...STM is trying that approaca as far as I know

DrQuine
User Rank
CEO
Re: close to reality?
DrQuine   3/8/2014 4:26:01 PM
NO RATINGS
Perhaps the technology could be deployed faster if the screen were flexible and could be rolled up but the edge was rigid and held the silicon circuitry.

krisi
User Rank
CEO
close to reality?
krisi   3/7/2014 3:36:59 PM
NO RATINGS
I doubt this is close to reality....virtually all flexible electronics is based on organic semiconductors wheer carriers mobility is very low...so the electronics processing will have to be done in conventional silicon chips, you can't bend them, at leats not yet

August Cartoon Caption Winner!
August Cartoon Caption Winner!
"All the King's horses and all the KIng's men gave up on Humpty, so they handed the problem off to Engineering."
5 comments
Top Comments of the Week
Like Us on Facebook

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed
Flash Poll
Radio
LATEST ARCHIVED BROADCAST
David Patterson, known for his pioneering research that led to RAID, clusters and more, is part of a team at UC Berkeley that recently made its RISC-V processor architecture an open source hardware offering. We talk with Patterson and one of his colleagues behind the effort about the opportunities they see, what new kinds of designs they hope to enable and what it means for today’s commercial processor giants such as Intel, ARM and Imagination Technologies.