CHAPTER 1

FLAT - PANEL DISPLAYS IN JAPAN: AN OVERVIEW

Lawrence E. Tannas, Jr.

INTRODUCTION

By the mid-1980s it was becoming obvious to displays industry experts that the Japanese displays industry was beginning to make significant breakthroughs in technical development and manufacturing of liquid crystal displays (LCDs). This study is dedicated to observing the extent of these developments and to reporting them to all.


Published: June 1992; WTEC Hyper- Librarian