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#PrintingProfessions: Mechatronics resp. Electronics Technician for Industrial Engineering

Printing Professions

In our series #PrintingProfessions we introduce you to exciting professions in the printing industry. This time our post revolves around the training as a mechatronics technician resp. electronics technician for industrial engineering. It informs you about what qualifications are needed for this profession, what content is covered in the training, and what further training opportunities are available.

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Future Links CW 5: Printed Electronics Edition

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Printed electronics and functional printing are booming. This is why our weekly future links are all about current developments in this sector. We featured a new centre for printed electronics in Durham, a new 3D-printed series of multi-layered rigid PCBs with flexible conductive connectors, lightweight flexible solar modules and a review of flexible and printed electronics in 2016.

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Printing Super Caps with a Pen

Flexible electronics are the future. Especially for the use in small devices, the materials have to be highly pliable and robust. Scientists from the Leibniz-Institut für neue Materialien (INM) in Saarbrücken, Germany developed a process, which lets you “write” electronic caps directly with a pen. A combination of the advantages of organic and inorganic electronic materials form a new hybrid ink.

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