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SMARTKEM UNVEILS BRANDING AND WEBSITE FOR PIONEERING DISPLAY PROJECT

SMARTKEM UNVEILS BRANDING AND WEBSITE FOR PIONEERING DISPLAY PROJECT

24 May 2017

SmartKem, the leading developer of organic semiconductors for the manufacture of low power, lightweight and conformal liquid crystal (LC) and organic light emitting diode (OLED) displays, can today re...

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CUT SMARTWATCH POWER CONSUMPTION IN HALF WITH OTFT

CUT SMARTWATCH POWER CONSUMPTION IN HALF WITH OTFT

08 May 2017

SmartKem has shown that display power consumption can be cut by at least 50% using their technology platform in mobile display-based devices, ending the inconvenience of daily recharging for smartwatc...

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SMARTKEM GROWTH LEADS TO NEW FINANCE APPOINTMENT

SMARTKEM GROWTH LEADS TO NEW FINANCE APPOINTMENT

19 Jan 2017

SmartKem, the leader in organic semiconductors for flexible organic light emitting diode (OLED) displays, has appointed a new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to support the realisation of its global gro...

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ADDITIONAL INVESTMENT SECURED BY SMARTKEM

ADDITIONAL INVESTMENT SECURED BY SMARTKEM

20 Dec 2016

SmartKem has received further investment to support its scale-up plans. An additional £3m of funding has been secured from SmartKem’s existing investment syndicate members, including BASF Ventur...

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NEW WEBSITE SUPPORTS SMARTKEM’S GROWTH IN ASIA

NEW WEBSITE SUPPORTS SMARTKEM’S GROWTH IN ASIA

29 Nov 2016

SmartKem, the world-leader in organic semiconductors for flexible organic light emitting diode (OLED) displays, has launched a brand new website to reflect its growing presence within the Asian displa...

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ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTOR LEADERS STRENGTHEN IP POSITION

ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTOR LEADERS STRENGTHEN IP POSITION

21 Nov 2016

The European Patent Office (EPO) has granted a new patent to semiconductor pioneer SmartKem. SmartKem is the leader in organic semiconductors for flexible organic light emitting diode (OLED) displa...

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SMARTKEM TO ATTEND SMART CAPITAL 2016

SMARTKEM TO ATTEND SMART CAPITAL 2016

21 Sep 2016

SmartKem’s CEO, Steve Kelly, has been invited to be a panel speaker at Smart Capital 2016 in Cascais, Portugal this week. The panel will discuss how both corporate and independent venture funding al...

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€2.65 MILLION EUROPEAN PROJECT TO SUPPORT FLEXIBLE SEMICONDUCTOR ADOPTION IN ASIA

€2.65 MILLION EUROPEAN PROJECT TO SUPPORT FLEXIBLE SEMICONDUCTOR ADOPTION IN ASIA

05 Sep 2016

SmartKem has secured a €1.8million EU grant to support the industrialisation and technology transfer of their semiconductor platform to display makers in Asia. With a €850k contribution from Sm...

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SMARTKEM LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE TO SUPPORT RESHAPING OF THE DISPLAY AND ELECTRONICS INDUSTRY

SMARTKEM LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE TO SUPPORT RESHAPING OF THE DISPLAY AND ELECTRONICS INDUSTRY

25 Aug 2016

SmartKem, the leading manufacturer of organic semiconductor materials, has launched a brand new website to reflect its future vision as the global leader in the flexible display and electronics market...

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SMARTKEM EXPANDS PRESENCE  TO SUPPORT FLEXIBLE DISPLAY ROLL-OUT IN ASIA

SMARTKEM EXPANDS PRESENCE TO SUPPORT FLEXIBLE DISPLAY ROLL-OUT IN ASIA

11 Aug 2016

SmartKem, the UK based developer of the truFLEX® semiconductor platform for the manufacture of flexible displays and electronics, has made significant investments to support company expansion and the...

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UK SEMICONDUCTOR PIONEER SETS ITS SIGHTS ON CHINA WITH PATENT CONFIRMATION

UK SEMICONDUCTOR PIONEER SETS ITS SIGHTS ON CHINA WITH PATENT CONFIRMATION

28 Jul 2016

SmartKem, the UK based developer of the truFLEX® semiconductor platform for the manufacture of flexible displays and electronics, has had notification of patent allowance for their semiconductor mate...

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SMARTKEM HEADS TO KOREA WITH OE-A TO STRENGHEN LINKS IN ASIA

SMARTKEM HEADS TO KOREA WITH OE-A TO STRENGHEN LINKS IN ASIA

31 May 2016

SmartKem’s head of strategic marketing, Dr. Mike Cowin, attended the the 6th Asian Working Group Meeting of the Organic Electronics Association (OE-A) in Seoul, Korea, earlier this month. Member...

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SMARTKEM VISITS CES ASIA 2016

SMARTKEM VISITS CES ASIA 2016

16 May 2016

A team from SmartKem visited the 2nd annual CES Asia trade show in Shanghai, China, as the company looks to enhance its presence in the country. Hosted by the Consumer Technology Association, in c...

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TECH FIRM SETS WORLD RECORD FOR SEMICONDUCTORS AT HEXAGON TOWER

TECH FIRM SETS WORLD RECORD FOR SEMICONDUCTORS AT HEXAGON TOWER

11 May 2016

A disruptive technology firm based at Hexagon Tower in Manchester has set a new world record for flexible digital circuit performance. SmartKem, a UK developer of organic semiconductor technology f...

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WORLD RECORD SEMICONDUCTOR PERFORMANCE SET TO ENABLE THE INTERNET OF EVERYTHING

WORLD RECORD SEMICONDUCTOR PERFORMANCE SET TO ENABLE THE INTERNET OF EVERYTHING

06 May 2016

Flexible electronics are now a reality thanks to new technology created by North Wales company SmartKem Ltd, with the help of scientists at Bangor University. Scientists at the School of Electronic...

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WORLD’S FASTEST PLASTIC DEMONSTRATED BY ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTOR COMPANY, SMARTKEM

WORLD’S FASTEST PLASTIC DEMONSTRATED BY ORGANIC SEMICONDUCTOR COMPANY, SMARTKEM

02 Feb 2016

SmartKem, the UK based developer of semiconductors for the manufacture of flexible displays and electronics has reported it has set a new world record in digital circuit performance with its solution ...

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SMARTKEM BUILDS BUSINESS OPERATIONS IN ASIA WITH NEW HIGH LEVEL APPOINTMENT

SMARTKEM BUILDS BUSINESS OPERATIONS IN ASIA WITH NEW HIGH LEVEL APPOINTMENT

18 Nov 2015

SmartKem, the UK based developer of solution coated organic semiconductors for the manufacture of conformal and flexible displays on plastic has gained significant traction in the Asian display indust...

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SMARTKEM ATTENDS 5TH PLENARY IEC TC119 IN SANTA CLARA

SMARTKEM ATTENDS 5TH PLENARY IEC TC119 IN SANTA CLARA

15 Nov 2015

SmartKem Ltd, as part of its duties as expert member of the IEC TC 119 (Technical Committee 119) responsible for defining the standards for printed electronics, attended the 5th Plenary in Santa Clara...

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Get SMART

Get SMART

01 Sep 2015

Louise Smyth talks flexible displays, smart watches and wearable electronics with an expert in intelligent semiconductor technology 'Smart chemistry for next-generation flexible...

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Beyond the curve to foldable displays

Beyond the curve to foldable displays

01 Sep 2015

Lightweight, unbreakable, flexible and wearable; these are just a few of the development targets for contemporary consumer electronics. Over the past couple of years interest in flexible disp...

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The next chapter in flexible display manufacturing

The next chapter in flexible display manufacturing

01 Aug 2015

Consumers are calling for a new generation of ergonomically designed electronics, which allow users to carry, wear and interact with technology in new ways, making the interaction with techn...

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Going organic: The cost-down route to foldable display manufacture

Going organic: The cost-down route to foldable display manufacture

01 Jun 2015

Organic semiconductors now offer the performance, cost and route to adoption, for foldable displays; , from ultra-thin, conformal, wearables to truly foldable smartphones and tablets. ...

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SMARTKEM MAKES NEW APPOINTMENT TO SUPPORT TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER INTO ASIA

SMARTKEM MAKES NEW APPOINTMENT TO SUPPORT TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER INTO ASIA

14 Jan 2015

UK developer of organic semiconductor technology tru-FLEX® invests in compatible manufacturing processes for production lines with new appointment. (St Asaph & Manchester, UK, 14th Oct...

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