Graphene

New black phosphorous inks are compatible with conventional inkjet printing techniques for optoelectronics and photonics.
by Aalto University
9:45am
8.18.2017
Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have discovered a new use for carbonated water that will have major impact on the manufacture of the world’s thinnest, flattest and one of its most useful materials—graphene.
by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
1:47pm
8.17.2017
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Scientists have created a device based on a bilayer of graphene and boron nitride which shows unprecedented spin transport efficiency at room temperature.
by Sian Fogden, Graphene Flagship
10:38am
8.15.2017
A new featherweight, flame-resistant and super-elastic "metamaterial" has been shown to combine high strength with electrical conductivity and thermal insulation, suggesting potential applications from buildings to aerospace.
by Purdue University
12:39pm
8.10.2017
There are so many 2D materials with such a wide variety of properties that scientists can effectively use them to design and build new 3D materials with the exact characteristics they want. This idea of an atomic-scale “Lego set” creates potentially...
by Elton Santos and Andrew Beckinsale, Queen's University Belfast
10:26am
8.9.2017
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Researchers have created a new type of non-liquid lubricant that has been shown to reduce friction and wear significantly under the extreme conditions found in various applications, from air compressors to missile systems.
by Purdue University
9:46am
8.8.2017
A material scientist at Michigan Technological University invented a novel approach to take carbon dioxide and turn it into 3-D graphene with micropores across its surface.
by Michigan Technological University
1:24pm
8.3.2017
A team of researchers at the National Graphene Institute at The University of Manchester have shown that even the gas within which 2-D material stacks are assembled can affect the structure and properties of the materials.
by University of Manchester
12:36pm
8.2.2017
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A new flexible, transparent solar cell has been developed at MIT. The device combines low-cost organic (carbon-containing) materials with electrodes of graphene. This advance in solar technology was enabled by a novel method of depositing a one-atom...
by Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1:05pm
7.31.2017
Rice University scientists have made wood into an electrical conductor by turning its surface into graphene. The researchers used a laser to blacken a thin film pattern onto a block of pine. The pattern is laser-induced graphene (LIG), a form of the...
by Rice University
12:52pm
7.31.2017
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Essential electronic components, such as diodes and tunnel barriers, can be incorporated in single graphene wires (nanoribbons) with atomic precision.
by Aalto University
1:08pm
7.26.2017
A little fluorine turns an insulating ceramic known as white graphene into a wide-bandgap semiconductor with magnetic properties. Rice University scientists said that could make the unique material suitable for electronics in extreme environments.
by Rice University
12:59pm
7.17.2017
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The rapidly developing science and technology of graphene and atomically-thin materials has taken another step forward with new research from The University of Manchester.
by University of Manchester
10:14am
7.14.2017
Researchers and students in the Graphene Flagship are preparing for two experiments in collaboration with the European Space Agency (ESA) to test the viability of graphene for space applications. The experiments will test graphene in zero-gravity...
by Graphene Flagship
1:36pm
7.7.2017
By combining graphene with another two-dimensional material, researchers at Chalmers University of Technology have created a prototype of a transistor-like device for future computers, based on what is known as spintronics.
by Chalmers University of Technology
1:19pm
7.5.2017
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Engineers have fabricated a functional dialysis membrane from a sheet of graphene — a single layer of carbon atoms, linked end to end in hexagonal configuration like that of chicken wire. The graphene membrane, about the size of a fingernail, is...
by MIT
10:45am
6.30.2017
The world's lightest 3-D printed structure is so lightweight that it can be placed on top of a cotton ball or the petals of a flower.
by Kansas State University
11:56am
6.29.2017
Researchers have created sensors by suspending a two-dimensional sheet of hexagonal boron nitride (h-BN), or "white graphene," over small holes in a silicon substrate.
by Delft University of Technology
1:22pm
6.28.2017
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Using an off-the-shelf camera flash, researchers turned an ordinary sheet of graphene oxide into a material that bends when exposed to moisture. They then used this material to make a spider-like crawler and claw robot that move in response to...
by Optical Society of America
1:19pm
6.26.2017
Nanotechnologists from Rice University and China’s Tianjin University have used 3-D laser printing to fabricate centimeter-sized objects of atomically thin graphene.
by Rice University
9:58am
6.21.2017
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Scientists have discovered a new chemical method that enables graphene to be incorporated into a wide range of applications while maintaining its ultra-fast electronics.
by University of Illinois at Chicago
11:26am
6.16.2017
A team of scientists has developed a form of ultrastrong, lightweight carbon that is also elastic and electrically conductive. A material with such a unique combination of properties could serve a wide variety of applications from aerospace...
by Carnegie Institution for Science
1:00pm
6.12.2017
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An international team of researchers led by the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) and the University of Bern has revealed a new way to tune the functionality of next-generation molecular electronic devices using graphene.
by National Physical Laboratory
12:50pm
6.12.2017
Researchers have studied how light can be used to observe the quantum nature of an electronic material. They captured light in graphene and slowed it down to the speed of the material's electrons.
by ICFO
10:21am
6.9.2017
Researchers report using one-atom-thin graphene film to drastically enhance the quality of electron microscopy images.
by Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology
10:10am
6.9.2017
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Silicon based CMOS technology has truly shaped our world.
by Graphene Flagship
10:16am
6.6.2017
For the first time ever, scientists were able to peek inside of graphene and view electronic currents.
by Kenny Walter, Digital Reporter, R&D Magazine
11:28am
6.5.2017
Researchers develop the first graphene-quantum dot based CMOS integrated camera, capable of imaging visible and infrared light at the same time.
by ICFO
12:22pm
5.31.2017
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Scientists have developed a new method of characterizing graphene’s properties without applying disruptive electrical contacts, allowing them to investigate both the resistance and quantum capacitance of graphene and other 2D materials.
by University of Basel
12:11pm
5.31.2017
The experiments show that the plasmonic excitations could facilitate the manufacture of highly sensitive chemical sensors.
by Hemholtz Zentrum Berlin
10:50am
5.31.2017
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When a ballerina pirouettes, she looks just as she did when she started. But for electrons and other subatomic particles, which follow the rules of quantum theory, that’s not necessarily so.
by NIST
11:56am
5.26.2017
By introducing defects into the perfect surface of graphene on silicon carbide, researchers have increased the capacity of the material to store electrical charge. This result increases our knowledge of how this ultrathin material can be used.
by Karin Söderlund Leifler, Linköping University
10:19am
5.23.2017
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Researchers find laser-induced graphene kills bacteria, resists biofouling.
by Mike Williams, Rice University
9:32am
5.23.2017
The sensor will be the first to simultaneously test for three types of hepatitis — A, B, and C — out of the five types that exist.
by National Physical Laboratory
11:47am
5.22.2017
Researchers have invented a device that detects inflammation in the lungs.
by Todd B. Bates, Rutgers University
11:01am
5.22.2017
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The prototypes store three times the energy of lithium-ion batteries.
by Mike Williams, Rice University
10:40am
5.19.2017
A capacitor that's easy to make, less bulky, and less prone to interference consists of insulating boron nitride sandwiched between two graphene sheets.
by Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne
11:54am
5.18.2017
A new technique for energy dissipation in graphene nano-resonators.
by ICFO
10:51am
5.17.2017
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In the case of cancer treatment, to target specific tumors in the body, scientists have developed techniques where drug molecules are attached directly to the surface of a nanomaterial, such as graphene sheets.
by IBM
10:16am
5.16.2017
In the race towards faster and smarter next-generation electronics, including quantum computers, researchers are the first in the world to image how electrons move in two-dimensional graphene.
by Dr. Nerissa Hannink, University of Melbourne
10:45am
5.11.2017
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