Production Technology


This Time, Fluidic Self-Assembly is Working

by Ken Werner

In April, eLux, Inc. (Vancouver, WA) announced it had achieved two milestones on the road to commercial development of microLED displays, the first being the optimization and automation of its fluidic assembly process. Before …

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Sony’s unmanned Malaysian factory to slash TV production costs  

by Bob Raikes

What They Say Nikkei reports that Sony has ‘sharply’ expanded the automation in its TV factory in Malaysia to compete more effectively with Korean and Chinese brands. The aim is to reduce production costs …

Tags:Production Technology| sony| TVs (TV Sets)

What Bob Saw on the Net 03/05/2019

by Bob Raikes

Most days, our editor, Bob, spends some time looking around the net for news. Here are some articles and links that he thought worth sharing… (note that registration or subscriptions may be required!) AUO …

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Oledon Reveals New Solution for Improving OLED Yield Rate

by Andrew Fenn

Korea’s Oledon has recently developed vertical-plane evaporation source deposition technology capable of mass-producing OLED TVs of 77″ or larger, using ultra-large substrates of up to 12G (3300 × 4000mm). A company representative explained that …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| OLEDs| Production Equipment| Production Technology| Vol 25 - Issue 38

BluGlass Working on MicroLEDs

by Bob Raikes

An Australian company, BluGlass, has said that it has entered a collaboration agreement with an unnamed MicroLED company which is described as “well-funded”. The companies will check if the the firm’s Remote Plasma Chemical …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| MicroLED| Mobile Display Monitor| Production Technology| Vol 25 - Issue 11

Oledon Updates at IMID

by Bob Raikes

At IMID, Professor Hwang Chang-Hoon of Oledon and Dankook University has given more details of its high resolution FMM manufacturing technique at the IMID event in Korea. ( Oledon Enables 2,250ppi OLEDs – Looks …

Tags:Mobile Display Monitor| OLEDs| Production Technology| Vol 24 - Issue 33

Foxconn Looks To Automate Production Completely

by Bob Raikes

Foxconn is looking to automate its iPhone production in China according to a number of reports. The process will be in three phases and will start with activities that are either dangerous or less …

Tags:Foxconn (Honhai)| Mobile Display Monitor| Production Technology| Vol 24 - Issue 01

Applied Materials Boosts Fab Ramp Up

by Milos Pavlovic

Applied Materials said that it has a new high-resolution incline e-beam review (EBR) system that can increase the speed at which makers of OLED and UHD LCDs can find and solve defect issues to …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| LCD Fabs| Mobile Display Monitor| OLED Fabs| Production Technology| Vol 23 - Issue 37

CPI has OTFT Printing Tool

by Tom Allen

The Centre for Process Innovation, in the UK, helps companies to develop and scale manufacturing processes. Working with Heidelberg Instruments, the CPI has developed a new high-resolution and -speed roll-to-toll digital lithography tool, to …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| OLEDs| Production Technology| UK (United Kingdom)| Vol 23 - Issue 06

Tempe Equipment to be Used in Chinese OLED factory

by Isaac Oburu

Colnatec is supplying technology to a European firm building an OLED deposition machine that is headed for China. The machine will adopt Colnatec’s temperature-controlled Tempe system and is said to be larger than any …

Tags:Large Display Monitor| Mobile Display Monitor| OLEDs| Production Technology| Supply Chain| Vol 23 - Issue 03

Letv to Make Highly Anticipated Debut at CES

by Isaac Oburu

For the first time ever, Letv, the leading global technology company that converges culture, content, innovation, lifestyle and entertainment, will showcase its line-up of high-style, high-tech products at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) …

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