From motorcycle helmets to transparent tattoos, there’s a lot being showcased at the 2017 Graphene Conference in Barcelona. One Chinese company showcased winter clothing woven with graphene heaters, and lightweight, ultra-efficient pollution filters.
The exhibition stand of a Chinese company at the conference showcases possible applications: winter clothing woven with graphene heaters or lightweight, ultra-efficient-pollution filters are a couple of examples of what can be manufactured with this compound.
The conference was organized by the Phantoms Foundation, the Nanoscience, the Institute of Photonic Sciences (ICFO) and ICN2. The purpose of the conference is to bring together over 250 speakers and 950 experts to disclose the latest breakthroughs in graphene technology.
Nobel prize winners Andre Geim and Albert Fert are among some of the attendees.
The conference, held at the Barcelona International Convention Center, began on on March. 28 and will continue until Friday the 31st.
Source: Latin American Herald Tribune