30 Sep 2013 / LG Chem /

LG Chem has developed Plastic Film type Flexible OLED Panels

LG Chem’s OLED Light Division has announced that it has finalized development of its new Plastic Film type Flexible OLED Panels.
The panels are produced through new processes and technologies using plastic films which enable the panels to be lighter and truly flexible. The truly flexible characteristics will enable unprecedented luminaire designs and even wall paper lighting, as well as new lighting applications for automotive and airplane industries.
Producing truly flexible OLED panels require the following: adopting transparent polyimide substrate, enabling the panel to emit light towards the bottom side; applying a new substrate coating technology to reduce costs; and implementing additional barrier technologies to prevent material degradation against the permeation of water vapor and oxygen.
LG Chem is aiming for the first half of 2015 to commence mass production of this new Plastic Film type which is expected to open significant opportunities for expanding the market.

 


# About LG Chem OLED Light Division
LG Chem’s OLED Light business was officially launched in 2011, following the company’s 15-year research endeavor on OLED materials.
As LG Chem was already a leading components supplier for the LCD Display industry, the company combined its operational excellence with its material expertise to be the first OLED panel manufacturer to mass-produce them at efficacies of 60lm/W. LG Chem’s OLED Light business also possesses an optimal cost structure with LG Chem producing its own materials as well as most of the key components for OLED panel production. Finally, with Korea being the leading country in OLED displays, LG Chem is surrounded by the best OLED infrastructure in the world. The company has recently announced that it will be mass-producing its 80lm/W OLED panels as well as bendable panels within the third quarter of this year.

top
Leave your comment
No comments yet.
Lighting Directory
Videos
Flexible OLED light panel

Upcoming Events

May
21
LIGHTFAIR International
The transformative power of innovation and imagination converge in a global presentation of light and technology—brilliantly revealed at LIGHTFAIR International. Where new discoveries, new connectivity, new knowledge and new solutions propel lighting design quickly into the future. All at the world’s largest annual architectural and commercial lighting trade show and conference.
Jun
25
International LED Expo
INALIGHT - Indonesia Itn'l Lighting ExCompany HS, the leading INDUCTOR company that pioneered and led the Korean electronic parts market strove to pioneer into the global market by combining together the new technologies and creativi..hibition
Jun
27
LED Expo Thailand
LED Expo Thailand 2018, the 6th edition of ASEAN’s largest international exhibition on LED lighting products and technology, is dedicated to the science, technology and application of LEDs and solid-state lighting. LED Expo Thailand  is a dynamic hub for LED / lighting companies to congregate, promote, discuss, transact, partner and gain insights on neighboring LED markets.
Sep
11
BIEL Light + Building Buenos Aires
BIEL Light + Building Buenos Aires is the most important international event for the electric, electronic and lighting industry of Latin America. Currently, it is consider a leader in the Spanish-speaking sector.

New manufacturers

Partners
Premium Fairs Partners