Graphene
Researchers pioneer microfluidics-enabled manufacturing of macroscopic graphene fibers  nanowerk · 14 hours
Graphene fiber, a recently discovered member of the carbon fiber family, has potential applications in diverse technological areas, from energy storage, electronics and optics, electro-magnetics, thermal conductor and thermal management, to structural... more
Researchers pioneer microfluidics-enabled manufacturing of macroscopic graphene fibers  PHYS.ORG · 15 hours
A team of researchers at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has developed a new microfluidics-assisted technique for developing high-performance macroscopic graphene fibers. Graphene fiber, a recently discovered member of the carbon fiber family, has... more
Researchers catalog defects that give 2D materials amazing properties  SCIENCE DAILY · 1 day
A new theoretical framework predicts the kinds of holes that can form in two-dimensional materials like graphene. The work could help in the design of new filtration and desalination devices... more
Researchers catalog defects that give 2-D materials amazing properties  PHYS.ORG · 1 day
Amid the frenzy of worldwide research on atomically thin materials like graphene, there is one area that has eluded any systematic analysis—even though this information could be crucial to a... more
Reviewing applications of advanced materials in drug delivery and biomedicine  NEWS MEDICAL · 4 days
The Graphene family of materials has emerged as one of the most useful new age nano-biomaterials. Graphene-based materials exhibit excellent physicochemical properties, such as high electrical conductivity, mechanical... more
Graphene's spectacular performance in high-speed optical communications  PHYS.ORG · 4 days
Integrating graphene sheets into silicon photonics could form the basis for next-generation data communications. Researchers from the Graphene Flagship initiative have pushed the technology closer to application by demonstrating the world's first high-speed graphene-based... more
Scientists develop a new method to revolutionize graphene printed electronics  nanowerk · 4 days
Researchers have found a brand new low-cost method for producing graphene printed electronics which significantly speeds up and reduces the cost of conductive graphene inks. more
Atomic-scale capillaries block smallest ions, thanks to graphene  PHYS.ORG · 5 days
Researchers at The University of Manchester's National Graphene Institute in the UK have succeeded in making artificial channels just one atom in size for the first time. The new capillaries, which are... more
Atomic-scale capillaries block smallest ions, thanks to graphene  nanowerk · 5 days
Researchers have succeeded in making artificial channels just one atom in size for the first time. The new capillaries, which are very much like natural protein channels such as aquaporins, are small... more
Research highlights sustained electron transport kinetics of graphites for at least 9 weeks  nanowerk · 1 week
Sluggish electron transport kinetics - also known as aging - has hindered the application of graphene, for example, as transparent photodiode sensors... more
Graphene and other 2D materials for advanced solar cells  nanowerk · 1 week
Due to their excellent electron-transport properties and extremely high carrier mobility, graphene and other other direct bandgap monolayer materials such as transition-metal dichalcogenides (TMDCs) and black phosphorus show great potential... more
From playing cards to tectonic plates, layered materials pushed to the brink  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Looking deeper into the internal behavior of layered solids and formations -- from graphene sheets, to wood laminates, to geological formations -- researchers are... more
Graphene-based implant overcomes technical limitation to record brain activity at extremely low frequencies  nanowerk · 2 weeks
Researchers have developed a graphene-based implant able to record electrical activity in the brain at extremely low frequencies and over large areas,... more
Physicists record 'lifetime' of graphene qubits  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Researchers have recorded, for the first time, quantum coherence of a graphene-based superconducting qubit, meaning how long it stays in superposition to compute with two logical states simultaneously. The work is a key step forward for... more
Physicists record 'lifetime' of graphene qubits  PHYS.ORG · 2 weeks
Researchers from MIT and elsewhere have recorded, for the first time, the "temporal coherence" of a graphene qubit—meaning how long it can maintain a special state that allows it to represent two logical states simultaneously. The... more
Researchers explore the prospects for creating photonic integrated circuits  nanowerk · 3 weeks
New research refutes claims of plasmon amplification on the non-stationary graphene surface, thus providing the groundwork for the theoretical description of electromagnetic phenomena in non-stationary microwaveguides. more
Broadband nonlinear photoresponse of 2D titanium disulfide for ultrashort pulse generation and all-optical thresholding devices  nanowerk · 3 weeks
Motivated by the outstanding performance of graphene, graphene-like 2D materials have been intensively investigated, such as topological insulators,... more
New T-wave detector uses waves of the electronic sea in graphene  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
A team of researchers from Russia, Great Britain, Japan and Italy has created a graphene-based terahertz detector. The study was published in Nature Communications. more
New T-wave detector uses waves of the electronic sea in graphene  nanowerk · 4 weeks
Researchers have created a graphene-based terahertz detector. Their device doubles as a sensitive detector and a spectrometer operating in the terahertz range, and it?s also a... more
Discovery could lead to munitions that go further, much faster  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Researchers have discovered a new way to get more energy out of energetic materials containing aluminum, common in battlefield systems, by igniting aluminum micron powders coated with graphene... more
Discovery could lead to munitions that go further, much faster  nanowerk · 4 weeks
Researchers discovered a new way to get more energy out of energetic materials containing aluminum, common in battlefield systems, by igniting aluminum micron powders coated with graphene oxide. more
Discovery could lead to munitions that go further, much faster  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Researchers from the U.S. Army and top universities discovered a new way to get more energy out of energetic materials containing aluminum, common in battlefield systems, by igniting... more
Holey graphene as Holy Grail alternative to silicon chips  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
Novel spintronics applications could stem from introducing holes into graphene to form triangular antidot lattices, granting the material new magnetic properties. more
Holey graphene as Holy Grail alternative to silicon chips  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Graphene, in its regular form, does not offer an alternative to silicon chips for applications in nanoelectronics. It is known for its energy band structure, which leaves no energy gap... more
DFT study on the electronic and magnetic properties of triangular graphene antidot lattices  nanowerk · 4 weeks
Novel spintronics applications could stem from introducing holes into graphene to form triangular antidot lattices, granting the material new magnetic properties. more
Scientists develop a new method to revolutionise graphene printed electronics  nanowerk · 4 weeks
Scientists have found a low cost method for producing graphene printed electronics, which significantly speeds up and reduces the cost of conductive graphene inks. more
Graphene's magic is in the defects  nanowerk · 4 weeks
Researchers have solved a longstanding puzzle of how to build ultra-sensitive, ultra-small electrochemical sensors with homogenous and predictable properties by discovering how to engineer graphene structure on an atomic level. more
Graphene's magic is in the defects  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 weeks
A team of researchers has solved a longstanding puzzle of how to build ultra-sensitive, ultra-small electrochemical sensors with homogenous and predictable properties by discovering how to engineer graphene structure on an atomic level. more
Graphene's magic is in the defects  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
A team of researchers at the New York University Tandon School of Engineering and NYU Center for Neural Science has solved a longstanding puzzle of how to build ultra-sensitive, ultra-small electrochemical sensors with homogenous and predictable... more
World's first- ever graphene hiking boots unveiled  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
The world's first-ever hiking boots to use graphene have been unveiled by The University of Manchester and British brand inov-8. more
Scientists develop a new method to revolutionize graphene printed electronics  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
A team of researchers based at The University of Manchester have found a low cost method for producing graphene printed electronics, which significantly speeds up and reduces the... more
New property revealed in graphene could lead to better performing solar panels  nanowerk · 4 weeks
International research team shows how pure graphene efficiently converts light into electricity. more
New property revealed in graphene could lead to better performing solar panels  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
An international research team, co-led by a physicist at the University of California, Riverside, has discovered a new mechanism for ultra-efficient charge and energy... more
From foe to friend: Graphene catalyzes the C-C bond formation  PHYS.ORG · 4 weeks
Graphene monolayers can be epitaxially grown on many single-crystal metal surfaces under ultra-high vacuum. On one side, these monolayers protect highly reactive metallic surfaces from contaminants, but on... more
Atomic-scale capillaries block smallest ions, thanks to graphene
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