TITLE

Monolithically integrated, flexible display of polymer-dispersed liquid crystal driven by rubber-stamped organic thin-film transistors

AUTHOR(S)
Mach, P.; Rodriguez, S. J.; Nortrup, R.; Wiltzius, P.; Rogers, J. A.
PUB. DATE
June 2001
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;6/4/2001, Vol. 78 Issue 23, p3592
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This letter describes the monolithic integration of rubber-stamped thin-film organic transistors with polymer-dispersed liquid crystals (PDLCs) to create a multipixel, flexible display with plastic substrates. We report the electro-optic switching behavior of the PDLCs as driven by the organic transistors, and we show that our displays operate robustly under flexing and have a contrast comparable to that of newsprint. © 2001 American Institute of Physics.
ACCESSION #
4710267

 

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