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12 October

Heliatek raises an additional €15 million

Heliatek, a world leader in organic photovoltaic and a manufacturer of solar films, announced today that it has raised €15 million from new and existing investors. A strong interest among potential investors lead to an extension of the last round of financing. It will enable Heliatek to accelerate its development...


06 October

Prof. Lasagni awarded with Materials Science and Technology Prize 2017

Prof. Andrés Lasagni from the Institute of Manufacturing Engineering at the “Technische Universität Dresden” and head of the "Center for Advanced Micro-Photonics (CAMP)" at the Fraunhofer IWS received the Materials Science and Technology Prize 2017. Every two years the Federation of European Materials Societies...


06 October

Multifunction data glasses with OLED microdisplays

The bidirectional OLED microdisplays developed at Fraunhofer FEP were successfully integrated for the first time into a demonstrator of data glasses for representing augmented and virtual realties (AR and VR) as well as 2D and 3D content. The new data glasses will be debuted during awe europe in the Munich Ordercenter...


04 October

Heliatek and Lechwerke Augsburg expands energy façade with HeliaFilm®

Lechwerke (LEW), located in the city of Augsburg, has extended their "Energy Façade" project by integrating HeliaFilm®, a solar film made by Heliatek. Over the next few years, the resulting test platform will be used to measure the output of the organic photovoltaic films in a direct comparison to conventional...


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