Posted on Dec 11, 2013

World's first all-inkjet-printed OPVs offer flexibility for fast product development

Scientists from Solliance, the cross-border thin-film solar cell research alliance, have produced the world's first organic photovoltaics (OPVs) to be made exclusively with inkjet printing processes. The processes offer complete flexibility of cell shape, substrate and structure, so...

Posted on Dec 3, 2013


Imec, Holst Centre and Wicentric introduce their integrated ultra-low power Bluetooth

Posted on Nov 21, 2013

Samenwerking met Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg op gebied van draagbare gezondheidsmonitoringsystemen

Holst Centre, imec en Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg (ZOL) hebben vandaag aangekondigd dat ze samen technologie

Posted on Nov 20, 2013

Evaluation Kit for Ultra-Low Power ECG Analog Front-End

Holst Centre and imec have developed

Posted on Nov 1, 2013

Wearable electronics: innovating consumer healthcare

Bert Gyselinckx, General Manager at Holst Centre/imec, is giving a keynote speech at Wireless Health 2013 on November 2. Entitled "Innovating consumer healthcare", the presentation will outline how wearable electronics is set to revolutionize healthcare by switching the focus f...

Posted on Oct 31, 2013

Enabling long-lasting wearable electronics

Holst Centre has taken a big step towards commercial wearable electronics with the world's first durable, textile-integrated OLED systems. The demo systems feature a new interconnect technology that allows OLEDs and other electronic components to be embedded into fabrics without aff...

Posted on Oct 21, 2013

World's first in-vacuum film cleaning system

Clean4Yield, an EU-funded project coordinated by Holst Centre, has developed the world's first contact cleaning system for thin films that can be used in high vacuum. Teknek, the world leader in contact cleaning, has introduced the Nanocleen vacuum system to the market. This system is ideal...

Posted on Oct 14, 2013

Industrial roll-to-roll inkjet printing of silver is feasible

Holst Centre has demonstrated the production of high-quality silver conductive structures using inkjet printing in high-speed roll-to-roll production. The team has produced 50-micron features with 5 times the resistivity of bulk silver on plastic substrates at rates up to 20 meters per minute. T...

Posted on Oct 3, 2013

Co-organizing Wireless Health 2013 conference

On November 1-3, this year's Wireless Health conference

Posted on Sep 20, 2013

INGENIOUS sensor differentiates BTX gases without pre-filtering

The joint EU-Russian Innovative nanostructured optochemical sensors (INGENIOUS) project has demonstrated a new ultrasensitive sensor that detects and differentiates benzene, toluene and xylene gases. Because the new sensor can detect the gases at low concentrations and without pre-filter...

Posted on Jun 20, 2013

Long-range RF energy harvester with record sensitivity to power small sensor systems

Holst Centre, in collaboration with imec, the Delft University of Technology and the Eindhoven University of Technology, have designed and fabricated a self-calibrating RF energy harvester. The device is capable of harvesting RF energy at lower input power levels than state-of-the-art solutions....