19 November 2001 Electroluminescent polymers and carbon nanotubes for flat panel displays
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Abstract
Polymeric light-emitting diodes (LEDs) with sufficient brightness, efficiencies, low driving voltages, and various interesting features have been reported. The relatively short device lifetime, however, still remains as a major problem to be solved before any commercial applications will be realized. In this regard, carbon nanotubes have recently been proposed as more robust electron field emitters for flat panel displays. We have synthesised large arrays of vertically aligned carbon nanotubes, from which micropatterns of the aligned nanotubes suitable for flat panel displays were fabricated on various substrates. In this paper, we summarise our work on the synthesis and microfabrication of electroluminescent polymers and carbon nanotubes for flat panel displays with reference to other complementary work as appropriate.
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Liming Dai, "Electroluminescent polymers and carbon nanotubes for flat panel displays", Proc. SPIE 4590, BioMEMS and Smart Nanostructures, (19 November 2001); doi: 10.1117/12.454596; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.454596
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Carbon nanotubes

Polymers

Light emitting diodes

Flat panel displays

Electrodes

Organic light emitting diodes

Quantum efficiency

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