09985628 cites 10 patents.

An object of the present invention is to provide an organic EL module that achieves a reduction in size and thickness, that has a high touch-sensing accuracy, and that is applicable to smart devices, and a smart device equipped with the same. The organic EL module of the present invention includes: an organic EL panel having a connecting electrode; and an electrical connecting unit laminated on the organic EL panel, wherein the electrical connecting unit has a flexible substrate and a capacitive sensing circuit provided on the flexible substrate and having a land, the electrical connecting unit is provided on a light-emitting surface side of the organic EL panel, the electrical connecting unit has a light-permeable part and a bent part formed by making two or more cuts in at least one side of the light-permeable part, and the land constituting the sensing circuit and the connecting electrode of the organic EL panel are electrically connected to each other at the bent part.

Title
Organic electroluminescence module and smart device
Application Number
15/119782
Publication Number
9985628 (B2)
Application Date
February 25, 2015
Publication Date
May 29, 2018
Inventor
Natsuki Yamamoto
Kawasaki
JP
Agent
Lucas & Mercanti
Assignee
KONICA MINOLTA
JP
IPC
H01L 51/50
H01L 51/00
H01L 27/32
G06F 3/044
G06F 3/041
H03K 17/96
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