Bringing the Future to the Present: Flexible Macroelectronics

submitted by: eternes
Cell phones that can bend and roll? University of Maryland undergraduates Jonathan Chung and Ed Dechamphai are studying how to do that with flexible macroelectronics. Chung won the grand-prize in Texas Instruments’ 2008 national Vision for Voice Video Contest for his idea, "Visualizing the Translation," using flexible macroelectronics technology. Chung, entering his junior year at Maryland in the fall, proposed a unique pair of glasses that could display a real-time translated foreign...