Chemists Synthesize Narrow Ribbons of Graphene Using Only Light and Heat

Chemists Synthesize Narrow Ribbons of Graphene Using Only Light and Heat

  Silicon—the shiny, brittle metal commonly used to make semiconductors—is an essential ingredient of modern-day electronics. But as electronic devices have become smaller and smaller,...
Mobiles And Laptops May Soon Sport A New Nanotech Display Device

Mobiles And Laptops May Soon Sport A New Nanotech Display Device

In a feat comparable to the fable of blind man who carried a lame man on his back, lending him his feet and borrowing...
Novel Hybrid Material May Inspire Highly Efficient Next-Gen Displays

Novel Hybrid Material May Inspire Highly Efficient Next-Gen Displays

Researchers at the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) have created a novel hybrid of graphene and quantum dots, a breakthrough that may inspire highly...
Using the Natural Motion Of 2D Materials To Create A New Source Of Clean Energy

Using the Natural Motion Of 2D Materials To Create A New Source Of Clean...

Physics professor Paul Thibado has designed tiny graphene-powered motors that can run on ambient temperature. The research of Paul Thibado, professor of physics at the...
IISER Team Makes Supercapacitors Of Graphene To Replace Car Batteries

IISER Team Makes Supercapacitors Of Graphene To Replace Car Batteries

  PUNE: A team of scientists from Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER) Pune has developed a graphene-based supercapacitor that has a better...
Graphene And Liquid Salt To Double The Energy Storage Of Supercapacitors

Graphene And Liquid Salt To Double The Energy Storage Of Supercapacitors

Researchers at the University of Waterloo managed to significantly improve supercapacitors, by combining graphene with an oily liquid salt in the supercapacitors' electrodes. The researchers...
Hemp And Green Energy Are Destined To Marry

Hemp And Green Energy Are Destined To Marry

Getty Everyone dreams of a green planet where energy is abundant and inexpensive. Hemp is a natural resource that has long been overlooked as one...
3D Graphene-Oxide Spheres For Supercapactitors

3D Graphene-Oxide Spheres For Supercapactitors

Supercapacitors and electrochemical capacitors show great potential for large-scale energy storage. They possess unique advantages which include rapid charge–discharge rate, long cycle life, and...
An Economical Alternative To Noble Metal Catalysts For Renewable Energy Systems

An Economical Alternative To Noble Metal Catalysts For Renewable Energy Systems

The goal of securing a pollution-free environment and meeting future energy demands has motivated the development of renewable energy sources to replace conventional fuels....
New Quantum Phenomena In Graphene Superlattices

New Quantum Phenomena In Graphene Superlattices

A team of Graphene Flagship researchers led by the University of Manchester reported in the journal Science showing the first new type of quantum...
New Study On Graphene-Wrapped Nanocrystals Makes Inroads Toward Next-Gen Fuel Cells

New Study On Graphene-Wrapped Nanocrystals Makes Inroads Toward Next-Gen Fuel Cells

A powdery mix of metal nanocrystals wrapped in single-layer sheets of carbon atoms, developed at the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley...
Solar Cells That Harvest Energy All Day Every Day

Solar Cells That Harvest Energy All Day Every Day

One huge drawback of going solar is the fact that it only makes sense in areas which get abundant sunshine year-round. However, a team...