Using patent analyses to monitor the technological trends in an emerging field of technology: a case of carbon nanotube field emission display

Carbon nanotube field emission display (CNT-FED) represents both emerging application of nanotechnology and revolutionary invention of display. Therefore, it is an important subject to monitor the states and trends of CNT-FED technology before the next stage of development. The present paper uses patent bibliometric analysis and patent network analysis to… CONTINUE READING