Article - 21 Feb 2010
Hexagonal boron nitride (h-BN) is a layered material with a graphite-type structure in which planar networks of BN hexagons are regularly stacked. As a structural analogue of carbon nanotubes, BN...
Article - 9 Aug 2007
Another path to producing materials with exceptional properties lies with a material that is known to form similar structures to carbon nanotubes. This material is boron nitride and boron nitride...
Article - 16 May 2006
Since their discovery several methods have been used to produce single and multi walled nanotubes. These include plasma arc discharge, pulsed lasers, chemical vapor deposition, ball milling etc. These...
Article - 1 May 2008
Veeco has been and continues to be the world’s leading supplier of MBE components
News - 4 Feb 2016
A team of researchers from North Carolina State University have determined a new phase of boron nitride (Q-BN), which plays a vital role in both electronic displays and manufacturing tools. The...
News - 30 Oct 2015
Conductors and insulators exist everywhere in life and allow for the performance of both trivial and vital tasks: the stirring of a pot of soup or the flow of electricity, like the current of a river,...
News - 1 Jun 2011
By Cameron Chai
Experiments conducted by a group of scientists from the Materials Sciences Division at the Lawrence Berkeley Lab and the University of California have shown that graphene on boron...
News - 30 Jul 2010
What researchers might call "white graphene" may be the perfect sidekick for the real thing as a new era unfolds in nanoscale electronics.
But single-atom-thick layers of hexagonal boron nitride...
News - 2 Mar 2010
Rice University researchers have found a way to stitch graphene and hexagonal boron nitride (h-BN) into a two-dimensional quilt that offers new paths of exploration for materials scientists.
Article - 20 Apr 2011
The arrangement of carbon atoms differentiates a pencil lead from a pricey diamond. In the past three decades, new carbon materials such as fullerenes, carbon nanotubes (CNTs), and graphene have...