April 2021
Wed 21

Kyulux to participate in the SID Display Week 2021 event

Kyulux is excited to announce that it will be taking part in SID’s Display Week 2021 event! This prominent event will mark the 58th International Display Week Symposium and Seminar, to be held this year as a virtual conference May 17 – May 21, 2021. Kyulux invites all display professionals to listen to the fascinating […]

February 2021
Fri 19

Kyulux raises $34.3 million in Series B-prime funding round

Fukuoka, Japan, February 19, 2021- Kyulux, Inc. (Headquarters: Fukuoka, Japan) is pleased to announce that it has finalized its Series B-prime funding round, in which it raised ¥3.625 billion (around $34.3 million USD) from several venture capitals and companies. Kyulux had previously raised ¥5 billion JPY in series A and B financing rounds and had […]

Fri 19

Acceleration of practical application by transfer of basic patent of the ultimate OLED light emission technology Hyperfluorescence™

  Fukuoka, Japan, February 19, 2021- Kyulux, Inc., (Headquarters: Fukuoka, Japan) is pleased to announce that it has agreed to the basic patent assignment of the next-generation OLED technology Hyperfluorescence™ from Kyushu University. Hyperfluorescence™, developed by the research group of Prof. Chihaya Adachi at Kyushu University, co-founder of Kyulux, is the ultimate OLED technology that […]

Thu 18

Kyulux’s paper wins “Distinguished Paper of ICDT 2020” award

Kyulux is proud to announce that its paper was recently selected as Distinguished Paper at SID’s International Conference on Display Technology (ICDT) 2020. The paper, “Towards commercialization of Hyperfluorescence™”, was written by Junji Adachi, Takahito Oyamada, Ayataka Endo and Hayato Kakizoe.   The ICDT Organizing Committee has granted Kyulux a one-year complimentary SID individual membership […]

Mon 01

Kyulux announces change in personnel

At the Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders on January 28, 2021, Kyulux has formed a change of the executive structure and appointed new directors. Representative Director and PresidentChief Executive Officer (CEO)Chief Business Officer (CBO) Nobuyuki Nakano Director/Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) Junji Adachi Director/Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Akira Minakuchi Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Takahito Oyamada Outside […]

Mon 01

Kyulux appoints Mr. Nobuyuki Nakano as its new president and CEO

Fukuoka, Japan, February 1, 2021- Kyulux, Inc. (Headquarters: Fukuoka) wishes to announce a recent change to its management – Mr. Nobuyuki Nakano stepped in as President, CEO and Representative Director on January 28, 2021. In addition, the former president and CEO, Junji Adachi, has been appointed as Chief Strategy Officer. Mr. Nakano was born in […]

January 2021
Fri 15

Kyulux’s legal team featured in The Legal Front in Attorney’s Magazine

One of Japan’s leading legal professional magazines, “The Attorney’s Magazine”, published by C&R Legal Agency, featured Kyulux’s legal team in a recent article. Kyulux’s legal department supports the company’s OLED TADF material development, and the team’s work is crucial for the company’s success. The Legal Front article featured Ms. Noriko Ikeda and Ms.Motoko Yanagi, in […]

Thu 14

Kyulux is looking for a new software engineer (Boston, US)

Kyulux’s Boston Office (Kyulux North America) is looking for a strong software engineer to help maintain the company’s AI system front-end (Reaction + Node.js with Django), our AWS cloud platform and implement new code and API services. This role will include collaboration with our physics, chemical and ML researchers. Our world-class team in Boston is […]

December 2020
Wed 09

JST features Kyulux’s Kyumatic AI system in science publication

Japan’s Science and Technology Agency (JST) featured Kyulux’s Kyumatic AI system in their recent science publication. Kyulux uses its AI system, originally licensed from Harvard University in 2016, to accelerate its material development. Kyumatic combines quantum chemistry calculations and machine learning. Kyumatic succeeds in achieving higher efficiency and longer lifetime for Kyulux’s Hyperfluorescence™ OLED materials. […]

October 2020
Wed 14

Notice of Signing of Joint Development Agreement with Nippon Soda Co., Ltd., Regarding New Next-Generation OLED Compound

Fukuoka, Japan, October 14, 2020- Kyulux Inc. (Headquarters: Fukuoka, President: Junji Adachi) is pleased to announce the signing of a joint development agreement with Nippon Soda Co., Ltd., (Headquarters: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, President: Akira Ishii) regarding a new compound for TADF, a next-generation OLED emitter material technology. Nippon Soda celebrated its 100th anniversary in February this […]