The report examined worldwide patent application trends, Korea, Japan, U.S., Europe, PCT, in OLED thin film encapsulation technology field in line with increasing interest in flexible OLED and OLED lighting technology and the acceleration of technology development competition.
In addition, in-depth analysis such as key patent status of major companies, technology development, citation relation analysis, key patent point analysis, and key patent example analysis were performed by extracting 135 key patents around U.S. patents.
- Patent Research/Analysis Period: Published or issued patents by May 20, 2012 (Search DB: Focust)
- Patent Research/Analysis Country: Korea, U.S., Japan, Europe, PCT
- Related Patent Status: Total 1,530 cases of Korea, U.S., Japan, Europe, and PCT patents
- Patent Trends Analysis: Patent application trends (annual/regional), applicant trends
- Key Patent Analysis: Total 135cases of issued/published U.S. patents
- VITEX, 3M, GE, UDC, Samsung, LG, DuPont, Philips, BATTELLE MEMORIAL INSTITUTE, etc.
- Key Patent Analysis Contents: Technology overview, patent trends, key patent status, technology development, citation relation analysis, point analysis, key patent example analysis, and etc.