News FocusMATERIALS RESEARCH SOCIETY MEETING

Printable Electronics That Stick Around

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Science  30 Apr 2004:
Vol. 304, Issue 5671, pp. 675
DOI: 10.1126/science.304.5671.675

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Technology and basic science mingled at the Material Research Society's spring meeting, held here 12 to 16 April with the International Union of Materials Research Societies' 9th International Conference on Electronic Materials. Plastic electronics are sparse on the sales floor, but companies are pushing hard on the technology to make ultracheap printable electronics.