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UCLA engineers develop a stretchable, foldable transparent electronic display
September 23, 2013
Researchers from the University of California, Los Angeles Henry Samueli School of Engineering and Applied Science have developed a transparent, elastic organic light-emitting device, or OLED, that can be repeatedly stretched, folded and twisted at room temperature while still remaining lit and retaining its original shape.
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