Visions 8: Flat screen displays

Everyone wants affordable flat screen TVs and computer monitors but which technology will they be based on?

Visions 8: Flat screen displays

One of the hottest markets driving physics research is the demand for a perfect visual display. 

People want, for example, large, thin, lightweight screens for high-definition TV and outside displays, very highresolution flat computer monitors that are robust and use little power, and mobile phones with colourful micro-displays that are ‘bistable’ – which means they remain visible when switched off.

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