Printing conformal electronics on 3D structures with Aerosol Jet technology

  title={Printing conformal electronics on 3D structures with Aerosol Jet technology},
  author={Jason A. Paulsen and Michael J. Renn and Kurt Karl Christenson and Richard G Plourde},
  journal={2012 Future of Instrumentation International Workshop (FIIW) Proceedings},
  • J. Paulsen, M. Renn, R. Plourde
  • Published 13 December 2012
  • Materials Science
  • 2012 Future of Instrumentation International Workshop (FIIW) Proceedings
Fabrication of 3D mechanical structures is sometimes achieved by layer-wise printing of inks and resins in conjunction with treatments such as photonic curing and laser sintering. The non-treated material is typically dissolved leaving the final 3D part. Such techniques are generally limited to a single material which makes it difficult to integrate high resolution, conformal electronics over part surfaces. In this paper, we demonstrate a novel, non-contact technique for printing conformal… 

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