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Graphene is a flat monolayer of carbon atoms tightly packed into a two-dimensional (2D) honeycomb lattice, and is a basic building block for graphitic materials of all other dimensionalities. It can be wrapped up into 0D fullerenes, rolled into 1D nanotubes or stacked into 3D graphite.

October 23rd, 2014
Graphene breakthrough hints at smartphone batteries that could last 25 percent ... - ZDNet

Graphene breakthrough hints at smartphone batteries that could last 25 percent ...
ZDNet
Graphene, which is derived from graphite, was isolated in 2004 by physicists Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov, who were awarded with the Physics Nobel Prize in 2010 for their discovery. Since then, researchers have examined its potential ...


October 20th, 2014
Materials That Will Change the World Graphene - Forbes

Materials That Will Change the World Graphene
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However, as mass production increases, there is potential for a 70% to 80% price drop, making graphene production much more economical. Chemical vapor deposition (CVD), for example, has brought the cost down to about $100,000 per square meter.


October 21st, 2014
Transparent optogenetic brain implants: Yet another amazing use for graphene - ExtremeTech

ExtremeTech

Transparent optogenetic brain implants: Yet another amazing use for graphene
ExtremeTech
The solution, now emerging from multiple labs throughout the universe is to build flexible, transparent electrode arrays from graphene. Two studies in the latest issue of Nature Communications, one from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the other ...


October 20th, 2014
Platinum Catalysts Are Outshined By Graphene Quantum Dots - IEEE Spectrum

IEEE Spectrum

Platinum Catalysts Are Outshined By Graphene Quantum Dots
IEEE Spectrum
Platinum is widely used as a catalyst for oxygen reduction reactions in fuel cells, but its high cost is a major obstacle to making fuel cell vehicles more affordable and more popular. Graphene, however, may be just what automotive and energy companies ...

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October 22nd, 2014
Study: Graphene fragments speed up rate of chemical reactions - R & D Magazine

R & D Magazine

Study: Graphene fragments speed up rate of chemical reactions
R & D Magazine
Graphene was one of the most exciting materials to work with in nanotechnology because its two-dimensional structure and unique chemical properties made it a promising candidate for new applications such as energy storage, material composites as well ...

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October 19th, 2014
3 Ways to Invest in a Future Multi-Trillion Dollar Graphene Market - Motley Fool

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3 Ways to Invest in a Future Multi-Trillion Dollar Graphene Market
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One of the most exciting discoveries of the past decade has been graphene, a simple two dimensional sheet of pure carbon atoms. Its production was revolutionized by two scientists at the University of Manchester (who applied sticky tape to a block of ...


October 22nd, 2014
Graphene 3D Lab Inc. to Present 3D Printed Graphene Battery - MarketWatch

Graphene 3D Lab Inc. to Present 3D Printed Graphene Battery
MarketWatch
As announced in a previous press release dated September 2, Graphene 3D Lab Inc. recently submitted a provisional application for a patent to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for recent innovations in the materials and methods of 3D printable ...

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October 17th, 2014
CEO of Graphene 3D Lab, Daniel Stolyarov, Discusses Bright Future of ... - 3DPrint.com

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CEO of Graphene 3D Lab, Daniel Stolyarov, Discusses Bright Future of ...
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gr3 As material science advances, one of the more exciting developments over the last several years has been that of the utilization of graphene, a super-material which is extremely lightweight, strong, and electrically conductive. We have only ...


October 21st, 2014
Atom-width graphene sensors could provide unprecedented insights into brain ... - Phys.Org

Phys.Org

Atom-width graphene sensors could provide unprecedented insights into brain ...
Phys.Org
Conventional metal electrode technologies (top left) are opaque, obstructing views of underlying neural tissue. DARPA's RE-NET program has developed new graphene sensors that are electrically conductive but only 4 atoms thick—hundreds of times thinner ...
Atom-Width Graphene Sensors Could Provide Insights into Brain FunctionProduct Design & Development
Atom-scale brain sensors will show exactly how your mind worksEngadget
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October 18th, 2014
Graphene-like substance generates electricity when stretched - Ars Technica

Ars Technica

Graphene-like substance generates electricity when stretched
Ars Technica
Certain materials exhibit what are called piezoelectric characteristics, meaning they develop electric charges when stretched or compressed. In general, the piezoelectric materials we use are large crystals. But researchers have predicted that a ...

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