SID Display Week 2021


Applications Open for I-Zone 2022 at Display Week

by Artem Alekseenko

The Innovation Zone at Display Week is now taking applications. The I-Zone, a showcase for never-before-seen display technology, is entering its eleventh year. Over the past decade, I-Zone has become one of the most …

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Samsung Sees Stretchable Displays as the ‘4th Industrial Revolution’

by Bob Raikes

In a talk at the SID Display Week, Dr Sung-Chan Jo of Samsung Display gave a paper 54.1 that set out his vision for stretchable displays in “the 4th Industrial Revolution”. He started his …

Tags:Flexible Displays| Foldable Devices| Samsung Display| SID Display Week 2021| Stretchable Materials| Stretched Displays

Nitto Denko Challenges Flexibility With LCD

by Bob Raikes

At the recent Display Week, there were many papers presented on rollable and flexible displays and Samsung set out the importance and significance of stretchable displays. Most of the talks focused on OLEDs, but …

Tags:Flexible Displays| Foldable Devices| LC Materials (Liquid Crystal)| LCD Panels| Polarisers| R&D (Research & Development)| SID Display Week 2021

OTI Highlights the Challenge for Under-Display Cameras

by Bob Raikes

I’ve written a couple of times about materials maker OTI Lumionics – last year about the company’s self-organising materials for OLED electrodes (Materials Remain Important for Under-Display Cameras) and this year with an interview …

Tags:Flexible Displays| OLEDs| SID Display Week 2021| Under-Display Cameras

MicroLED Display: Road to Commercialization (Part 2)

by Sweta Dash

In the first part of this article (MicroLED Display: Road to Commercialization Part 1, I covered investment, chip and LED manufacture and inspection repair and yield. Here, I’m covering mass transfer, supply chain development …

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MicroLED Display: Road to Commercialization (Part 1)

by Sweta Dash

MicroLED display technology is making steady progress towards commercialization. The technology still faces several complex manufacturing challenges, which will take time to resolve. Display Week 2021, gave a glimpse of microLED technology developments by …

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What is the Resolution?

by Bob Raikes

Last week, I looked at ‘How Black is Black?‘ and today I’m reporting on another paper from SID (34-4), presented by Samsung Display , on a new way to specify resolution. Issues about defining …

Tags:Measurement| SID Display Week 2021| Standards| Testing

How Black is Black?

by Bob Raikes

SID’s Display Week Symposium and the Business Conference are the gifts that keep giving. It seems that if I spend any time digging into the content, it always brings a reward. A paper and …

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NanoLED – Next Generation Display

by Sweta Dash

Display industry is continuing its journey in the path of innovation for next generation products. Quantum Dots have become a technology platform from LCDs to OLEDs and MicroLED displays to printable electroluminescent displays. NanoLED …

Tags:EL Quantum Dots| Quantum Dots| R&D (Research & Development)| SID Display Week 2021| Supply Chain

WCG Heavyweights Slug it Out at Display Week

by Bob Raikes

Although Quantum Dots (QDs) often get the headlines on extending colour gamuts, the market reality is that phosphors have often been the materials that have allowed wider colour coverage, usually for reasons of cost. …

Tags:MicroLED| MiniLED| Nanosys| PeLED (Perovskite LED)| Phosphors| SID Display Week 2021| Wide Colour Gamut (WCG)

Does WCG Make More People Colour Blind?

by Bob Raikes

Last week, Barry wrote about the developments in wide colour gamut displays and the trend to move to narrow primaries to enable the showing of as much as possible of the Rec. 2020 gamut. …

Tags:Colour (Color)| Multi-Primary| SID Display Week 2021| Wide Colour Gamut (WCG)

Links Week Commencing 21st June 2021

by Bob Raikes

Every week we see some articles that don’t really need comment or are just plain interesting. Here are a few from the first part of this week. Nvidia Shield gets Google’s new Android TV …

Tags:Android| Consoles| Flexible Displays| Foldable Devices| LG Electronics (LGE)| Nvidia| Samsung| SID Display Week 2021| Smartphones| Super Hi-Vision (8K)| TVs (TV Sets)| UltraHD (4KTV)