Discover one of our 28 local entrepreneurial communities »
Be the first to know as we launch in new countries and markets around the globe.
Interested in bringing MIT Technology Review to your local market?
Unsupported browser: Your browser does not meet modern web standards. See how it scores »
QD Vision is using its quantum dots in LED lighting to produce more pleasing white light.
Technology from QD Vision replaces the conventional backlight in LCDs, allowing for purer colors.
Solexant is printing inorganic solar cells with nanomaterials.
Startup Nanosys says quantum dots will brighten displays in consumer electronics starting next year.
A layer of light-absorbing particles boosts digital image quality.
Nanomaterials could help solar cells convert more sunlight into electricity than once thought possible.
Samsung’s new four-inch display could eventually lead to flexible screens.
Unlike OLEDs, they may soon be practical for larger displays, such as computer screens and televisions.
Researchers inject quantum dots into the skin using plastic microneedles, potentially providing a way to diagnose and treat diseases.