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...
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...
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...
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...
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...

Researchers Discover New Metallic Atomically-Thin Silicon

  Researchers have discovered a new Metallic Silicon nanostructure that could provide native electrical contact (instead of contacts made of metals) for silicon devices, according...
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...
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...
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...