Graphene Rebar and The Future of Construction According to Joel Baker

Graphene rebar could compete with the steel industry within 10 years, according to Joel Barker. "We'll start to see this kind of material in the next couple of...
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...
Graphene Water Electricity

Scientists in China Discover Hydroelectric Properties Of Graphene

Scientists in China have discovered that a single drop of water flowing down the surface of graphene can generate an electrical current.  The research group, led...
Graphene kirigami, origami

Cornell Researchers Take Fantastic Voyage With Graphene, Kirigami

Who knew that an ancient Japanese art form might someday pave the way for human bloodstream-exploring microscopic machines? Cornell University researchers are adapting the...
Spiders Eat Graphene, Spin Superwebs

Spiders Eat Graphene, Spin Superwebs

Researchers say feeding graphene to spiders produces stronger webs. The researchers think it could mean new ways to make parachutes rather than it being...
The NGA and the commercialization of graphene

The NGA and the commercialization of graphene

Dr Zina Cinker is doing something rather interesting in the world of graphene. She is the Executive Director of the National Graphene Association (NGA) based in Nashville,...
Strange Atomic Ripples In Graphene Could Give Us Clean, Limitless Energy

Strange Atomic Ripples In Graphene Could Give Us Clean, Limitless Energy

By all measures, graphene shouldn't exist. The fact it does comes down to a neat loophole in physics that sees an impossible 2D sheet...
University Of Mississippi Engineers Showcase Graphene Products At Tech Event

University Of Mississippi Engineers Showcase Graphene Products At Tech Event

By Jared Senseman, Editor in Chief The University of Mississippi’s work on graphene research is turning heads at the C Spire Tech Experience – the...
First Graphite And UoA To Develop Graphene-Based Fire Retardant

First Graphite And UoA To Develop Graphene-Based Fire Retardant

First Graphite reports that it is working with the University of Adelaide to develop FireStop, a non-toxic, low cost fire retardant for the building...
graphene, nanoscrolls, transistors

Graphene Takes the Strain in Stretchable Transistors

Graphene’s unique combination of electrical and physical properties marks it out as a potential candidate for transparent, stretchable electronics, which could enable a new...
French Microscope Entrepreneur Banks On American Spirit To Ignite Graphene Boom

French Microscope Entrepreneur Banks On American Spirit To Ignite Graphene Boom

  When Manuel Ausserre talks about his startup microscopy company, he adopts the American spirit of opportunity-taking as his infant firm’s credo. “I really believe...
UK Researchers Demonstrate A Viable Graphene-Based OLED Encapsulation Solution

UK Researchers Demonstrate A Viable Graphene-Based OLED Encapsulation Solution

OLED displays are very sensitive to oxygen and moisture, and the need to protect the displays is one of the major challenges of this...