Challenge in OLED Display Manufacturing
Toshiaki Arai received his M.E. degree from the University of Electro-Communications and Ph.D. degree from the Nara Institute of Science and Technology.
He joined IBM Japan, Ltd, in 1990 and engaged himself in a-Si TFT development for AM-LCD and AM-OLED display. He joined Sony Corporation in 2004 and engaged himself in microcrystalline-Si and oxide TFT development for AM-OLED display. He transferred to JOLED Inc. in 2015 and engaged himself in backplane development for AM-OLED display. He is currently assigned as a Chief Technologist of JOLED Inc.
He is a program committee member of the Society for Information Display since 2002, and assumed the SID Fellow since 2017.
JOLED was founded and started on January 5th in 2015, with combining the most advanced OLED technologies of SONY and Panasonic in Japan. JOLED has commercialized the world’s first organic light-emitting diode (OLED) panel produced by “RGB printing method” on December 5, 2017.