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High-Performance Organic Light-Emitting Diode Displays

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Part of the Integrated Circuits and Systems book series (ICIR)

Abstract

The development of new display devices for the interactive communication between computers and people has accelerated over the past decade and considerable progress has recently been made in the area of organic displays. Organic light-emitting devices (OLEDs) are the most suitable candidate to satisfy the demands of next generation displays among the technological options available so far, owing to simple device configuration, high power efficiency and efficient driving schemes, together with solid state encapsulation and excellent user experience. Efficient OLED structures, processes for OLED fabrication, various driving schemes for OLED displays, the current status of fluorescent and phosphorescent OLEDs, top emitting active matrix OLED (AMOLED), passive matrix driving schemes, white OLEDs for high resolution display applications, and thin film transistor (TFT) backplane technology for active matrix OLEDs are discussed here. Finally, the future scope and directions of the high-performance OLED display in mobile display technology and large area TVs are presented.

Keywords

Display OLED Active matrix OLED Thin film transistor  Pixel patterning Phosphorescence 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Information DisplayKyung Hee UniversitySeoulKorea
  2. 2.Department of PhysicsKyung Hee UniversitySeoulKorea
  3. 3.Samsung Mobile Display Co. LtdYongin CityKorea

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