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World Journal of Chemical Education. 2021, 9(4), 104-110
DOI: 10.12691/wjce-9-4-2
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Hello Future! Printed Electronics as a Hands-On Experiment for Science Teaching

Lena Halbrügge1, Amitabh Banerji1, and Sven Rösler2

1Didaktik der Chemie, University of Potsdam, 14476 Potsdam, Germany

2Leuchtstoffwerk Breitungen GmbH, 98597 Breitungen, Germany

Pub. Date: November 28, 2021
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Photoprocesses in Chemical Education)

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Lena Halbrügge, Amitabh Banerji and Sven Rösler. Hello Future! Printed Electronics as a Hands-On Experiment for Science Teaching. World Journal of Chemical Education. 2021; 9(4):104-110. doi: 10.12691/wjce-9-4-2


Printed electronics is an emerging research field and is going to play a vital role in our everyday-life in the near future. Luminescent printed electronic devices can be very thin and flexible, which makes them feasible for new applications. Such EL-devices are already being applied in automobiles. For the school-implementation of printed electronics the authors have developed a flexible EL-device, which can be hand-printed using low-cost materials and methods.

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