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Thermosensitive Display With Improved Operational Characteristics

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000053024D
Original Publication Date: 1981-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Feb-12

Publishing Venue

IBM

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Authors:
Pennington, KS [+details]

Abstract

A class of thermosensitive display devices is disclosed herein and, in particular, thermosensitive displays similar to those described in [*]. The display disclosed in [*] employs a thermosensitive material, such as silver mercuric iodide (Ag(2)HgI(4)) deposited on a polymer and overlayed with another protective sheet of polymer. The display material disclosed in [*] also has white backing layers for improved visual and illumination means.