News - 11 Feb 2020
Electronic cloth and wearable tech could be the path forward. However, to reach there, it is essential for the wiring to be flexible, strong, and efficient.
Researchers have discovered that a...
News - 23 Jul 2019
Researchers at the U.S. Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) have designed a graphene device that switches from a superconducting material to an insulator...
News - 11 Mar 2019
Generally, the electrical properties of atomically thin graphene and a boron nitride layer change when these materials are combined at a slightly rotated angle.
Now, for the first time,...
News - 20 Feb 2019
Ever since graphene was discovered, researchers have tried to exploit the material to create nano-sized electronics. However, since graphene is just an atom thick, all atoms are exposed to the...
News - 21 Dec 2018
Boron nitride nanotubes truly like to stick together. They would remain stuck if they weren’t very useful. But since they are beneficial, Rice University chemists have established that...
News - 19 Oct 2018
Diamond nanomaterials are believed to be prime candidates for cost-effective photocatalysts. Light is used to activate these materials and improve the rate of reaction for CO2 and water to generate...
News - 8 Mar 2017
A promising strategy that has recently gained an increased amount of interest in both industry and academia is the use of two dimensional (2D) layered materials to enhance the capabilities of...
News - 25 Oct 2016
According to Rice University scientists, graphene layers that are separated by nanotube pillars of boron nitride may be an appropriate material to store hydrogen fuel in cars.
The Department of...
News - 23 Mar 2016
2D Boron Nitride – a white coloured additive for enhanced gas barrier and thermal conductivity.
Building on the success of its Elicarb® Graphene products Thomas Swan has launched a...
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...