Directa Plus receives €1M to Research Smart Fabrics

Directa Plus receives €1M to Research Smart Fabrics

  The graphene specialist Directa Plus Plc (LON:DCTA) has been awarded €1mln European grant by the regional government in Lombardy, Italy, to help fund its...
Nantong to support Graphene Fiber and High-End Textile Manufacturing

Nantong to support Graphene Fiber and High-End Textile Manufacturing

Nantong, located in China's Jiangsu province, will vigorously support manufacturing of high-end textiles, including the use of graphene fibre in various textile applications. This...
Making sodium-ion batteries that last with the help of Graphene

Making sodium-ion batteries that last with the help of Graphene

Credit: American Chemical Society Lithium-ion batteries have become essential in everyday technology. But these power sources can explode under certain circumstances and are not ideal...
Grafoid Introduces GPURE: Large Area Graphene-based Membranes

Grafoid Introduces GPURE: Large Area Graphene-based Membranes

  KINGSTON, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Feb. 16, 2017) - Grafoid Inc., a graphene R&D and investment company announced today its development of the GPURE Membrane Platform...
Triangulene, the magnetic relative of graphene finally produced

Triangulene, the magnetic relative of graphene finally produced

  Triangulene. No matter how hard you try, you can't put double bonds on the middle rings without having...
Graphene Could Buttress Next-Gen Computer Chip Wiring

Graphene Could Buttress Next-Gen Computer Chip Wiring

Death By Electromigration: Copper interconnects are now so narrow that current can cause a break by knocking atoms out of place. Most of the hand-wringing...

Inscribing porous, carbonized patterns into a polymer creates electrochemical sensors

Using a laser to burn patterns into a polymer sheet, KAUST researchers have created graphene electrodes that act as effective biosensors. Graphene is a sheet...

“Rebar graphene” foam reinforced with carbon nanotubes supports 3000 times its own weight

Graphene spends most of its time in a two-dimensional form, but that makes it hard to make use of its long list of advantages,...
South Korean scientists add value to a form of amorphous graphene

South Korean scientists add value to a form of amorphous graphene

By Yoon Sung-won  Researchers in South Korea have developed a synthesis method for a new type of graphene that will benefit new applications including seawater...
First natural van der Waals heterostructure exfoliated

First natural van der Waals heterostructure exfoliated

  Isolation of new material could make 2D heterostructures easier to build. Opens up new possibilities for solar energy conversion and supercapacitors. Scientists at The...
Scientists take a fundamental step to further understand graphene’s electronic properties

Scientists take a fundamental step to further understand graphene’s electronic properties

  Graphene's unusual electronic structure enables this extraordinary material to break many records of strength, electricity and heat conduction. Physicists at the Center for Theoretical...
Dotz Nano showed use of Graphene Quantum Dots in Flash Memory in Collaboration with Kyung Hee University

Dotz Nano showed use of Graphene Quantum Dots in Flash Memory in Collaboration with...

  Perth, Feb 13, 2017 AEST (ABN Newswire)  Quantum dot technology company, Dotz Nano Ltd has successfully completed a Proof of Concept research study into the use...