Tag Archives: Thin Films

Au foil substrates developed for flexible electronics

Growing removable single-crystal gold foils on silicon offers an inexpensive, flexible substrate for semiconductors.   Continue reading

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Automotive industry drives search for tunable thermal “switch” materials

New thin-film material automatically changes conductivity and helps to harness and repurpose waste heat. Continue reading

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The Race for Renewables

New solar harnessing materials along with novel production techniques are improving the efficiency of solar power. Continue reading

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The Emperor’s New Photonics Clothes

How wearable technologies for applications such as media, sports, logistics, and medicine are improving in terms of design and functionality. Continue reading

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