Graphene-DNA interactions through Nanogaps

Graphene-DNA interactions through Nanogaps

Scientists have been studying DNA – the molecules that carry the genetic instructions used in growth, development, function and...
Graphene Robotic Hand Touch Sensitive

Graphene-based Solar-powered Skin For Prosthetics

  Researchers at the University of Glasgow have developed a self-powered, graphene-based robotic glove that is hypersensitive to touch. Scientists around the world have been working...
Hi-Tech Machine Enables new Graphene Purification Technique

Hi-Tech Machine Enables new Graphene Purification Technique

A revolutionary machine that can unboil an egg is being used to develop graphene purification technology. Researchers from Flinders University in South Australia...
Germanium Phosphide joins the 2D Crystal Family

Germanium Phosphide joins the 2D Crystal Family

Since graphene (a sheet of carbon just one atom thick) was discovered in 2004, the list of 2D crystals has grown considerably. Now, researchers...
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...
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...
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...

Three-Layer Graphene Reveals Interesting Magnetic Properties

    Metals have a large density of electrons and to be able to see the wave nature of electrons one has to make metallic wires...
Graphene Sponge Military Medical

Battlefield Graphene-Based Sponge Could Stop Bleeding in 90 Seconds

Two researchers in India are patenting a graphene sponge that could stop bleeding on a battlefield or a crime scene in less than 90...
Super-Strong Nano ‘Sandwich’ with Graphene

Super-Strong Nano ‘Sandwich’ with Graphene

  A group of researchers have concocted the perfect recipe for a nanoscale sandwich. Scientists from Rice University have put two slices of atom-thick graphene around nanoclusters...
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 Probe

Graphene-based Neural Probe Detects Brain Activity At High Resolution And Signal Quality

Researchers from the European Graphene Flagship have developed a new microelectrode array neural probe based on graphene field-effect transistors (FETs) that can record brain activity at high...