Wearable OLED
Fraunhofer Institute for Organic Electronics, Elec
[ASSEMBLY] Other [SMART TEXTILES] Additive manufacturing [SMART TEXTILES] Textile surface functionalisation [SMART TEXTILES] Other [WEARABLE] Other
[R&D PROJECT / TECHNO TRANSFER / CONTRACT RESEARCH] Proof of concept (TRL3: Critical Function or Proof of Concept Established). [R&D PROJECT / TECHNO TRANSFER / CONTRACT RESEARCH] Specific R&D contract research [TECHNICAL SUPPORT FOR SCALE UP] Manufacturing prototyping [TECHNICAL SUPPORT FOR SCALE UP] Product and manufacturing demonstration [TECHNICAL SUPPORT FOR SCALE UP] Technology concept assessment/benchmarking
Electronics & Components OLED Lighting Other
Textile Ligthing Health Consumer electronics
The Fraunhofer FEP offers its clients the development of processes and technologies for efficient and cost-effective fabrication of innovative OLED lighting solutions for textile integration. Typical jobs involve client-specific layout and fabrication of OLED demonstration samples for investigating new fields of application, as well as the integration in different textile materials.

The product offering includes OLED lighting elements for a wide range of textile applications.


  • OLED stripes or OLED button
  • OLED substrate: polymer film
  • Color: white, red, amber, yellow, green, blue, etc.
  • Bottom and top emission
  • Brightness: up to 2,000 cd/m²


Wearables, Clothing, Automotive, Aviation, Safety Systems, etc.