The Promise of Plastic Transistors
April 13, 2001 | Source: eCompany Now
Integrated circuits made from polymers could usher in a whole new era in computing.
The idea: plastic circuits could be manufactured simply by spraying them out of ink-jet printers, ushering in an era of lightweight, ultracheap, and flexible computer displays and electronics. “Imagine a large sheet of plastic that could download your favorite newspapers and that you could roll up underneath your arm.”