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...
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...
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...
What Is Graphene And What Can It Do?

What Is Graphene And What Can It Do?

If you’ve been anywhere near a science journal over the past decade or so, you’ll have come across some form of superlative about graphene...

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 Stem Cell Regrowth

Iowa State Researchers Use Graphene And Electricity To Change Stem Cells For Nerve Regrowth

  Newswise — AMES, Iowa – Researchers looking for ways to regenerate nerves can have a hard time obtaining key tools of their trade. Schwann cells...
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...
Electrolytic Cleaning Tackles the PMMA Residue Problem for CVD Graphene

Electrolytic Cleaning Tackles the PMMA Residue Problem for CVD Graphene

The pesky poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA) residues left from transferring graphene grown by chemical vapour deposition (CVD) have remained a challenge for maximising this potentially...
Beyond Graphene: New Nanomaterials For Solar Energy, Computers, Curing Cancer And A Lot More

Beyond Graphene: New Nanomaterials For Solar Energy, Computers, Curing Cancer And A Lot More

Graphene has been theorized by scientists for decades, but it was only in 2004 that these atom-thin sheets of carbon (in the form of...
Graphene Oxide Flexible And Transparent Memory Devices Could Mean New Era Of Electronics

Graphene Oxide Flexible And Transparent Memory Devices Could Mean New Era Of Electronics

    An innovative new technique to produce the quickest, smallest, highest-capacity memories for flexible and transparent applications could pave the way for a future golden...
Graphene Substrate

New Graphene Study Could Mean Flexible Electronics

A new Nature study could pave the way to bendable electronics and cost-effective manufacturing.  According to the study, coating a substrate by a layer of graphene doesn't...
Graphene Skin

Color-changing Graphene Skin Reveals Hidden Structural Damage

Scientists in Germany have developed a graphene-based coating that changes color when deformed. Based on the natural iridescence in fish skin, it could be...