Graphene Battery Energy Storage

Two-dimensional Polymer Breakthrough Could Transform Energy Storage

    “There's a great future in plastics.” That’s what the guy told Benjamin (Dustin Hoffman) in the classic 1967 film, The Graduate. Today, scientists from...
Emirati Researcher Carbon Theoretical structure

Emirati Researcher Discovers New Theoretical Form Of Carbon

An Emirati researcher has helped discover a new theoretical form of carbon that could help revolutionize the electronics industry.   Mohammed Al Fahim, 29, in collaboration...
Unique properties of 2-D materials and metals grown on carbon-coated surfaces

Unique properties of 2-D materials and metals grown on carbon-coated surfaces

Credit: Ames Laboratory Two-dimensional materials are a bit of a mind-bending concept. Humans live in a three-dimensional world, after all, where everything observed in our...
Revealing a Hidden Spin Polarization in MoS2

Revealing a Hidden Spin Polarization in MoS2

  Elia Razzoli/University of Fribourg Photoemission spectroscopy has detected two different populations of spin-polarized electrons that are “hidden” within a layered, graphene-like material. The layers inside certain...
2D Nanostructured Materials As Gas Sensors – A Review

2D Nanostructured Materials As Gas Sensors – A Review

Gas sensors play an important role in a wide range of both home and industrial applications such as gas leakage detection, air-quality monitoring and...
Researchers Create Graphene Labels That Can Notify Your When Milk Spoils

Researchers Create Graphene Labels That Can Notify Your When Milk Spoils

Researchers from Trinity College's Advanced Materials and BioEngineering Research (AMBER) in Ireland have manufactured printed transistors consisting entirely of 2-dimensional nanomaterials for the first time.  These 2D...
UConn Professor Synthesizing Pure Graphene, A ‘Miracle Material’

UConn Professor Synthesizing Pure Graphene, A ‘Miracle Material’

Formed deep within the earth, stronger than steel, and thinner than a human hair. These comparisons aren’t describing a new super hero. They’re describing...
2-D Materials Go Beyond Graphene

2-D Materials Go Beyond Graphene

    In the excitement after the isolation of graphene, materials chemists and other scientists began scrutinizing the periodic table for opportunities to make other molecularly...
graphene new theory

Two-Dimensional Materials Get A New Theory For Control Of Properties

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Desirable properties including increased electrical conductivity, improved mechanical properties, or magnetism for memory storage or information processing may be possible...
New Method Of Characterizing Graphene

New Method Of Characterizing Graphene

News Release 30 May 2017 Universität Basel Scientists have developed a new method of characterizing graphene’s properties without applying disruptive electrical contacts, allowing them...
Where Nature Meets Science – Spider Webs Made Out Of Graphene

Where Nature Meets Science – Spider Webs Made Out Of Graphene

  Spider silk has many fascinating mechanical properties which have attracted researchers’ attention. Now a team has matched one of nature’s wonders with graphene, currently...
Researchers Create Very Small Sensor Using ‘White Graphene’

Researchers Create Very Small Sensor Using ‘White Graphene’

Researchers from TU Delft in The Netherlands, in collaboration with a team at the University of Cambridge (U.K.), have found a way to create...