Electronic Products & Technology

conductive inks

July 20, 2018 by Dr Khasha Ghaffarzadeh, Research Director, IDTechEx

Conductive inks: conformal 3D-shaped coatings are a game-changing success?

A major frontier in the conductive ink business is conformal coating on 3D-shaped objects. For the purposes of this article, this will be divided into two categories as shown below: aerosol-deposited 3D-shaped antennas and conformal on-chip EMI shielding. The IDTechEx…
June 26, 2018 by Dr Khasha Ghaffarzadeh, Research Director, IDTechEx, Cambridge, UK

In-mold electronics become commercial once again

Conductive inks are a wonderfully adaptive technology. This characteristic has enabled them to stay relevant and to rejuvenate themselves over the past several decades. This is because as old markets have struggled or declined the technology has managed to find…
October 4, 2017 by IDTechEx Research

Conductive inks: never ceasing to adapt 

Cast your mind back a few years and you will find a conductive ink business that appeared very mature and slow moving. The boom years of the photovoltaic industry were ending, the dominant big suppliers seem well entrenched, and the technology…
March 31, 2016 by By Dr Khasha Ghaffarzadeh, head of consulting, IDTechEx

Conductive inks and paste: everything is changing

The conductive inks and paste business will generate a demand of 1800 tonnes, which will grow to 2200 tonnes by the year 2026, according to forecasts from IDTechEx Research. This business has come alive again and is now a business where…