Volume 84 Issue 44 | pp. 21-22 | Concentrates
Issue Date: October 30, 2006

Ciba Forms Printable Electronics Pact Landing Page

Swiss chemical maker will work with Germany's Max Planck Institute
Department: Business
News Channels: Materials SCENE

Ciba Specialty Chemicals and the Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research in Mainz, Germany, have agreed to a three-year collaboration focused on novel conductive polymers for printable electronics.

The organizations hope to accelerate the introduction of materials that will enable products such as organic light-emitting diodes (OLEDs) and radio-frequency identification tags made through printing processes.

"Printable organic electronics offer great opportunities for new electronic devices," says Martin Riediker, Ciba's chief technology officer. "However, . . .

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