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...
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...
Graphene Supercapacitors by Skeleton Technologies Get European Investment Bank Funding

Graphene Supercapacitors by Skeleton Technologies Get European Investment Bank Funding

An Estonian startup making energy storage technologies received a 15 million-euro ($16 million) loan from the European Investment Bank to finance manufacturing and research...
Graphene To Reduce Cost Of Heavy Water Production In The Nuclear Industry By 100 Times

Graphene To Reduce Cost Of Heavy Water Production In The Nuclear Industry By 100...

  Graphene could help reduce the energy cost of producing heavy water and decontamination in nuclear power plants by over one hundred times compared with...
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...
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...
State Of Wyoming Invests In Graphene – Coal’s Alternative Future

State Of Wyoming Invests In Graphene – Coal’s Alternative Future

  While the shale gas revolution has benefited many, the influx of low-cost natural gas has done just the opposite to the coal industry. Coal producers...
Skeleton Technologies Uses Curved Graphene In New Supercapacitor-Based Energy Storage System

Skeleton Technologies Uses Curved Graphene In New Supercapacitor-Based Energy Storage System

  Skeleton Technologies has unveiled SkelGrid, an energy storage system for industrial power applications, based on the company's curved graphene supercapacitor technology. The system is...
High Temperature Process Makes Graphene From Ethene

High Temperature Process Makes Graphene From Ethene

Schematic of the pathway describing the evolution of adsorbed ethene (top left) to graphene (bottom left). The sequence of intermediates identified in the study...
Recent Experiment May Hold The Key To Teleporting Electricity

Recent Experiment May Hold The Key To Teleporting Electricity

Surfing the web the other day, I came across a science article describing how electrons in a 3 layer sandwich of different types of...
Swedish Researchers Increase The Capacity Of Graphene To Store Electrical Charge

Swedish Researchers Increase The Capacity Of Graphene To Store Electrical Charge

Researchers at Linköping University in Sweden introduced defects into the perfect surface of graphene on silicon carbide in order to increase the material’s capacity...
Making Porous Carbon Materials By Recycling Waste Sludge

Making Porous Carbon Materials By Recycling Waste Sludge

As society advances, there is an increasing demand to solve the worsening issues surrounding energy depletion and environmental pollution. Researchers are always striving for...