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Quantum dot enabled high color gamut LCDs
Author(s): Jian Chen; Shihai Kan; Ernie Lee; Steve Gensler; Jason Hartlove

Paper Abstract

Quantum dots are a new generation of phosphor material that have high photon conversion efficiency, narrow spectral line-widths and can be continuously tuned in their emission wavelengths. Since 2013, quantum dots have been adopted by the consumer electronics industry into LCDs to significantly increase their color performance. Compared to the OLED solution, quantum dot LCDs have higher energy efficiency, larger color gamut, longer lifetime, and are offered at a fraction of the cost of OLED panels. In this paper, we demonstrate that quantum-dot based LCDs can achieve more than 90% coverage of the ultra-wide color gamut, Rec. 2020, which is the new color standard for UHDTV.

Paper Details

Date Published: 11 March 2015
PDF: 9 pages
Proc. SPIE 9385, Advances in Display Technologies V, 93850F (11 March 2015); doi: 10.1117/12.2086918
Show Author Affiliations
Jian Chen, Nanosys, Inc. (United States)
Shihai Kan, Nanosys, Inc. (United States)
Ernie Lee, Nanosys, Inc. (United States)
Steve Gensler, Nanosys, Inc. (United States)
Jason Hartlove, Nanosys, Inc. (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 9385:
Advances in Display Technologies V
Liang-Chy Chien; Sin-Doo Lee; Ming Hsien Wu, Editor(s)

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