IDTechEx Research Report Notes Billions of Low Power Electronics and Electrics Operating Without Batteries

The new IDTechEx Research report, Battery Elimination in Electronics and Electrical Engineering 2018-2028 notes that billions of wireless electronic and electrical products consuming microwatts to milliwatts or more operate without batteries or even capacitors to store energy. Among the most… Continue Reading


Structural Electronics Applications, Technologies, Forecasts, 2027

The “Structural Electronics 2017-2027: Applications, Technologies, Forecasts” report has been added to Research and Markets’ offering. Structural electronics involves electronic and/or electrical components and circuits that act as load-bearing, protective structures, replacing dumb structures such as vehicle bodies or conformally… Continue Reading


Optomec Demonstrates Production 3D Printing Technology at Printed Electronics USA Conference

Optomec, a leading global supplier of production grade additive manufacturing systems for 3D printed electronics (Aerosol Jet) and 3D printed metals (LENS), announced today that the company will showcase its Aerosol Jet 5X system for production Printed Electronics applications at… Continue Reading


New method developed to 3D print fully functional electronic circuits

Researchers at the University of Nottingham have pioneered a breakthrough method to rapidly 3D print fully functional electronic circuits. The circuits, which contain electrically-conductive metallic inks and insulating polymeric inks, can now be produced in a single inkjet printing process… Continue Reading


Wallpaper bio-solar panel developed by researchers

A two-in-one solar bio-battery and solar panel has been created by researchers who printed living cyanobacteria and circuitry onto paper. Cyanobacteria are photosynthetic micro-organisms that have been on Earth for billions of years. They are thought to be the primary… Continue Reading


Additive Manufacturing May Hold Key To Transforming Nanomaterials Into Multifunctional Devices


Nanomaterials have been widely studied and proven to have unique properties that make them more suited to a variety of applications. However, there is still a need to better understand their structure and property evolutions from nanoscale to macroscale as… Continue Reading


Fully integrated circuits printed directly onto fabric

 Researchers have successfully incorporated washable, stretchable and breathable electronic circuits into fabric, opening up new possibilities for smart textiles and wearable electronics. The circuits were made with cheap, safe and environmentally friendly inks, and printed using conventional inkjet printing techniques.… Continue Reading