In this era of rapid advancement in digital technologies, we’re used to over-hyped and superlative-laden announcements for new innovative products that promise to transform our lives. One fairly recent innovation has the potential to revolutionise many facets of human life but it still hasn’t made it to mainstream awareness despite deserving all the superlatives and hyperbole you could muster.
Based on my straw poll in the office, about half of you will now be smugly congratulating yourselves for having heard of it and knowing roughly what it is and the other half will be thinking “huh – what?”
At its simplest, but hardest to produce, graphene is a one-atom-thin honeycomb lattice of carbon which has extraordinary properties.
The full story is available below.
Published by APM