Christie Part of Initiative that Developed Patented OLED Backplane Technology

In association with University of Waterloo and DifTek Lasers, new technology will change the way OLEDs are manufactured; Conestoga College to scale production
Posted 5/24/2016

KITCHENER, Ontario – (May 24, 2016)Christie’s® Advanced Technology Group, in association with DifTek Lasers Inc., researchers at the University of Waterloo, and Conestoga College, is investigating how to merge the high brightness of LEDs with the cost effectiveness and fill-factor of LCDs into an OLED display.

Working with Christie’s Advanced Technology Group, DifTek Lasers patented the technology and manufacturing process, and the group is working with Conestoga College’s Centre for Advanced Manufacturing to begin scaling up the size of the backplanes that are manufactured. Although this technology is still in the experimentation phase, the goal of this patented technology is to apply it to the manufacture of large displays.

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