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C3Nano CTO/Co-Founder Dr. Ajay Virkar to Speak at Display Week

May 6, 2019

HAYWARD, Calif., May 06, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- C3Nano Inc., the world’s performance leader in silver nanowire-based transparent conductive inks and films used in flexible displays, touchscreens and other products, today announced that its CTO and Co-founder, Dr. Ajay Virkar, will present the benefits of the company’s ActiveGrid inks and films in manufacturing flexible and highly interactive displays at the Display Week conference being held May 13-15 in the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose, Calif. [Note to editors: See C3Nano at Booth 1832. See also “ C3Nano Announces Breakthrough Material for Flexible Touchscreen Displays.”

In this presentation, Dr. Virkar will describe the underlying physical mechanism of ActiveGrid formation as well as various advanced technologies related to manipulating and improving optics and flexibility. Unlike conventional flexible transparent conductors, C3Nano’s ActiveGrid is a totally new material formed by chemically fusing silver nanowires into a unique nanoscale grid. ActiveGrid enables outstanding optical properties for a variety of applications ranging from touch sensors, OLEDs, and solar cells to biotechnology and wearables.

What: Dr. Ajay Virkar of C3Nano presents ActiveGrid technology for flexible displaysWhere: McEnery Convention Center, San Jose, Calif.When: 3:40-4:05 PM, May 13, 2019

​Dr. Virkar, who co-founded and launched C3Nano in 2010, has more than 25 patents issued or pending related to materials for next generation and progressive electronics, and has co-authored eleven technical publications in peer-reviewed journals.

About C3Nano, Inc.

C3Nano is an advanced display materials manufacturer serving a wide range of electronic applications. C3Nano’s conductive inks and films deliver superior performance for large interactive displays, foldable smartphones and tablets, wearables, and other products. Founded in 2010 as a spinout from Stanford University, C3Nano’s investors and partners include GSR Ventures, Nissha Printing Co., Ltd., Phoenix Venture Partners, Hitachi Chemical, Lens Technology, Nagase America, and a top Internet technology company headquartered in Silicon Valley. C3Nano is headquartered in Silicon Valley, California with manufacturing operations in Hayward, CA, and Changzhou, China, and sales and technical support across Asia.

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