Projects and Investigators

The priority programme FFlexCom SPP 1796 consists of 14 projects which cover organic, metal oxide, graphene and silicon based technologies for flexible wireless communications.

Technology Group

Targeted
Freq.

Topic

PIs

Organic

> 10 MHz

High-frequency modeling and characterization of
printed organic crystalline transistors

Claus, Mannsfeld

CAD Tools

Simulation tools for high frequency flexible
electronic devices

Gagliardi,
Lugli

~ 1 MHz

FlexART – Flexible Active Radar Backscatter Tag in
Organic Electronics

Ellinger, Leo, Vossiek

~ 1 MHz

Megahertz Organic TFTs for Flexible Biomedical
Systems

Klauk,
Manoli, Scheinert

~ 5 MHz

Solution-Processed, Air-stable, and High-Cutoff
Frequency Organic Transistors for Wireless Communication Systems

Mannsfeld

Hybrid

~ 1 GHz

High-speed flexible transistors, tunnel diodes &
circuits based on them

Riedl,
Scherf

Metal Oxide

~ 6.8 MHz
-13 MHz

Flexible analogue and digital circuit blocks in
amorphous metal oxides

Grundmann,
Thiede

 

~ 13 MHz

Thin-Film Transistors with Novel Architecture for RF
Circuits & Systems

Frey, Weigel

~ 25 MHz
    –100 MHz

Wireless Indium-Gallium-Zink-Oxide TranSmitters and Devices On Mechanically-Flexible
Thin-Film Substrates (W I S D O M)

Ellinger, Tröster

~ 0.3 GHz
     –1 GHz

A metal-oxide TFT technology platform for flexible
RF communication systems (10by10.com)

Pfeiffer, Riedl

Carbon

~ 1 GHz

GLECS – Graphene enabled flexible high-frequency
electronic circuits

Negra, Neumaier

~ 100 GHz

Flexible Graphene-Base Heterojunction Transistor for Several Hundred Gigahertz Operation

Bartha, Wenger

Silicon

~ 5.5 GHz

A Flexible and Adaptive Energy-Efficient High-Speed
Wireless Hub

Berroth,
Burghartz, Hesselbarth

~ 10 GHz

Associated non-FFlexCom Project: Flexible
Radio Frequency Identification Tags and System (FlexID)

Schmechel, Benson, Erni, Kaiser

~ 32 nHz

Coordination

Ellinger

The 14 projects of the priority programme FFlexCom SPP 1796 can be browsed at the DFG Gepris Website.