Quantum Materials for Next Generation Displays

Michele Ricks
Manager, Business Development
Advanced Technologies Division | OLED & Quantum Materials
EMD Performance Materials, A business of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany


For over 40 years, Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany has been the technology and market leader in liquid crystals (LCs) for displays, used in all types of LCD screens from large size public displays, TV’s, monitors, and mobile devices.  Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany continues to invest heavily in R&D for future generations of displays and we introduce an exciting range of innovative new materials that enable the next leaps forward in display performance.

Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany also develops spherical and rod-shaped quantum materials which can be used within LCD backlight units, or as display layers to increase light throughput and extend the color gamut (e.g. QD pixel color converter).