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National Outreach Manager: EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Large Area Electronics

Nov 8, 2013   //   by admin   //   News  //  No Comments

CIKC is looking to recruit a National Outreach Manager for the new EPSRC Centre for Innovative Manufacturing in Large-Area Electronics.

The primary purpose of the role will be to develop and implement a national outreach strategy for the EPSRC Centre to create an outwardly-focused national centre, acting on behalf of the whole UK Large Area Electronics sector and Read more >>

Anti-fraud lasers and inks for transparent electronics

Nov 5, 2013   //   by admin   //   News  //  No Comments

Two CIKC-funded demonstrators – a detection device which uses printed lasers to fight fraud, and a piano game which demonstrates the potential of graphene inks for printing flexible and transparent electronics – have been featured on the Cambridge University website and in the press.

The printed anti-fraud laser and flexible graphene demos were made possible with small grant funding from the CIKC for the PORTALS and 2DINKS projects. The team responsible for the printed laser is now working closely with companies to take their research further, while the second team has already started a spin-off, Cambridge Graphene Platform Limited and are now developing customised inks with their industrial partners. Read more >>