By combining the Saint-Gobain Group´s innovative basic research capabilities in this field with NEG´s technology, know-how and knowledge in glass composition/manufacturing process development, the joint venture will manufacture and provide the world market with high-performance IEL-equipped glass substrates.
NEG has already developed several kinds of substrates for OLED lighting, including , an ultra-thin glass and , a high refractive index glass and is currently proceeding with sample operations. In partnership with the Saint-Gobain Group, NEG will offer attractive solutions with its high-performance glass products in the OLED lighting market, which has high growth potential, aiming to expand its business into the field of next-generation lighting.
*Note: Internal Expraction Layer. A layer formed on a substrate to efficienty extract to outside the light generated in OLED layers. It contributes to improvement of the luminous efficiency of OLED.