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Researchers Develop Highly Sensitive Graphene Biosensor

Researchers Develop Highly Sensitive Graphene Biosensor

A team of researchers from the University of Swansea have developed a highly sensitive graphene biosensor with the capability to detect molecules which show signs of increased cancer risk. [More]
Nanoscale Device Controls Curvature of Ripples in Freestanding Graphene

Nanoscale Device Controls Curvature of Ripples in Freestanding Graphene

A collaborative group of physicists from around the globe has found that the curvature of ripples in freestanding graphene can be controlled by the application of heat. This study provides insight into how temperature affects the dynamics of the two-dimensional material. [More]
Correlated Oxides Hold Promise as Semiconductors for Future 3D Integrated Circuits

Correlated Oxides Hold Promise as Semiconductors for Future 3D Integrated Circuits

Researchers at the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) have engineered correlated oxide, a quantum material, to perform on par with silicon switches. [More]
Researchers Use Lasers to Cool Twisted Bi-Layer Graphene

Researchers Use Lasers to Cool Twisted Bi-Layer Graphene

Researchers at the University of Manchester have demonstrated that laser could be used to cool graphene by stacking special graphene sheets in a specific manner. This would help cool graphene electronic devices allowing it to run faster, with better performance. [More]
Modified Graphene Nanoribbon Deicing Film Allows Passage of Radio Frequencies

Modified Graphene Nanoribbon Deicing Film Allows Passage of Radio Frequencies

Scientists at Rice University lab have modified graphene nanoribbon deicing film designed for radar domes to now suit applications on glass. This technology may help keep glass surfaces of automobile windshields, large buildings and other similar applications, free from ice formation, while remaining transparent to radio frequencies. [More]
Researchers Communicate with Atoms Using Sound

Researchers Communicate with Atoms Using Sound

Chalmers researchers have demonstrated the possibility of communicating with an atom using sound. They have successfully coupled acoustic waves to an artificial atom. [More]
New Insight into the Rapid Charging and Draining of Lithium Batteries

New Insight into the Rapid Charging and Draining of Lithium Batteries

Researchers from the Stanford Institute for Materials & Energy Sciences and the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory are challenging the prevailing view that the rapid charging and draining of lithium ion batteries is damaging and have discovered a new way to think about battery degradation. [More]
University of Vienna Researchers Move Single Silicon Atoms in Graphene

University of Vienna Researchers Move Single Silicon Atoms in Graphene

Researchers from the University of Vienna have used single-layer graphene with silicon atoms embedded into its lattice in order to study the manipulation of single atoms. [More]
Mechanical Behaviour of Twinned Aluminium Discovered Using Nanoindentation Technique

Mechanical Behaviour of Twinned Aluminium Discovered Using Nanoindentation Technique

A team of researchers from Texas A&M University have revealed the work-hardening and plasticity properties of twinned aluminium with incoherent twin boundaries using an in situ nanoindentation technique. [More]
High-Strength, Non-Corrosive Graphene Paint for Varied Industrial Applications

High-Strength, Non-Corrosive Graphene Paint for Varied Industrial Applications

Researchers at the University of Manchester have discovered that graphene paint, which is a solution of graphene oxide, could provide a non-corrosive, chemically resistant, and impermeable coating for applications in a wide range of industries. [More]