News - 10 Apr 2020
Since their invention in the 1930s, electron microscopes have helped scientists peer into the atomic structure of ordinary materials like steel, and even exotic graphene. But despite these advances,...
News - 7 Apr 2020
Cellulose nanofibers derived from spent coffee grounds were carefully analyzed by scientists from Yokohama National University (YNU), who have identified them as a viable new source of raw...
News - 20 Dec 2019
Researchers at Rice University and the Indian Institute of Science have announced that they have an idea to simplify electronic waste recycling: Crush it into nanodust. Specifically, they want to make...
News - 24 Sep 2019
New research at the Queen Mary University of London shows that graphene is both a 3D material and a 2D material.
Understanding that it is a 3D material is crucial for appreciating its...
News - 22 Aug 2019
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Once again graphene has turned the heads of researchers, this time in the world of computing. According to scientists, recent developments have led to...
News - 13 Mar 2019
Paragraf, a recent spin-out company of the University of Cambridge, has begun the manufacture of graphene—a sheet of carbon with a thickness of just one atomic layer—of up to 8 inches (20...
News - 29 Jan 2019
One of the coolest scenes in the movie Avengers: Infinity War takes place when Iron Man switches on his nanotech armor and manipulates nanoparticles to generate the armor upon his skin. In fact,...
News - 3 Aug 2018
Scientists from the Rice University have discovered that the toughness of fracture-resistant “rebar graphene” is more than twice as that of pristine graphene.
Graphene is a sheet of...
News - 16 May 2018
Jiaxing Huang from the Northwestern University is all set to reignite carbon nanotube study, and he plans to do so with a common chemical that was formerly used in household cleaners.
News - 24 Nov 2016
Graphene is a two-dimensional sheet form of carbon with a thickness of just one atom. The exceptional electrical conductivity, strength, and chemical stability have paved the way for extensive...