Navigation Links
Graphene-based gadgets may be just years away
Date:4/30/2008

hester research team has now demonstrated highly transparent and highly conductive ultra-thin films that can be produced cheaply by dissolving chunks of graphite an abundant natural resource into graphene and then spraying the suspension onto a glass surface.

The resulting graphene-based films can be used in LCDs and, to prove the concept, the research team have demonstrated the first liquid crystal devices with graphene electrodes.

Dr Novoselov believes that there are only a few small, incremental steps remain for this technology to reach a mass production stage. Graphene-based LCD products could appear in shops as soon as in a few years, he adds.

A research team from the Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research in Germany recently reported in Nano Letters how they had used graphene-based films to create transparent electrodes for solar cells (1).

But the German team used a different technology for obtaining graphene films, which involved several extra steps.

The Manchester team says the films they have developed are much simpler to produce, and they can be used not only in LCDs but also in solar cells.


'/>"/>

Contact: Alex Waddington
01-612-758-387
University of Manchester
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Aware Celebrates Fifteen Years of Innovation and Leadership in the Biometrics Industry
2. Social Network for Scientists Marks Ten Years Online
3. First New Class of Platinum-Based Chemotherapy Drug Candidates in 30 Years Demonstrate Ability to Kill Tumors Resistant to Currently Marketed Platinum Drugs
4. Dark energy -- 10 years on
5. Wyeth Consumer Healthcare Supports U.S. Food and Drug Administration Decision for Over-the-Counter Cough and Cold Medications in Children under Two Years of Age
6. Biotech Crops Experience Remarkable Dozen Years of Double-Digit Growth
7. Electrophysiology Procedures for Atrial Fibrillation Treatment to Grow Over 25% Annually Over the Next Five Years
8. Edwards Lifesciences Celebrates 50 Years of Life-Saving Innovations
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... R-Biopharm is proud to ... hydrolyzed gluten in foods, has been accepted by AOAC International as Official First ... in Fermented Cereal-Based Products by R5 Competitive ELISA,” based on a specific monoclonal ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... July 30, 2015 , ... The 2015 Market Research Report on the ... of the global Propanol market with a focus on the Chinese situation. Major companies ... Chemicals, Oxea, ISU Chemical, Sanofi, Royal Dutch Shell, LG Chem and Zhejiang Xinhua Chemical. ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... globe, ISN improves the efficiency and effectiveness of contractor management systems. ISN,s online contractor ... in over 80 countries. ... ... Over 60,000 Worldwide Customers In More Than 80 Countries ... Dallas, TX , ISN has additional offices in Calgary , ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... ... July 30, 2015 , ... ... applications and designed for continuous operation up to 1500 bar. The sanitary design ... efficiency, and preventing toxic contamination. , The Pony™ NS2006L homogenizer is an ideal ...
Breaking Biology Technology:RIDASCREEN® Competitve Gliadin Receives AOAC Official First Action Status 2Global Propanol Market Technical Data and Manufacturing Analysis 2020 2Global Propanol Market Technical Data and Manufacturing Analysis 2020 3ISN Reaches Over 60,000 Worldwide Customers 2ISN Reaches Over 60,000 Worldwide Customers 3GEA Announces the Pony™ NS2006L… a Self-contained, High Pressure Lab Homogenizer for Product Development Ensuring Maximum Efficiency and Safety 2
... Aug. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ Carrington Laboratories,Inc., a global provider ... today that it received a letter from The,Nasdaq ... determined to,delist the securities of the Company, and ... of the open of business on Thursday, August,16, ...
... tools and information to sustain ... and testing, PHILADELPHIA, Aug. 17 Roche representatives,will ... Saturday,August 18 - Sunday, August 19 to educate the ... factors, the importance of getting,tested and possible treatment options. ...
... 17 Emisphere,Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: EMIS ) announced ... million shares of common stock and warrants to,purchase 0.4 ... of $3.785,per unit. The five-year warrants will be exercisable ... at an exercise price of $3.948 per share. ...
Cached Biology Technology:Carrington Announces Nasdaq Communication; Prepares for Shares to Be Quoted on the OTC Bulletin Board and Pink Sheets 2Roche Joins Forces With Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church to Provide Free Hepatitis C Testing to the Community 2Roche Joins Forces With Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church to Provide Free Hepatitis C Testing to the Community 3Emisphere Technologies, Inc. Announces Pricing of Registered Direct Offering 2
(Date:7/31/2015)... de julio de 2015 BGI llevará a cabo ... del 22 al 25 de octubre de 2015, en ... conferencia celebra su décimo aniversario este año. Desde su ... de las reuniones anuales más influyentes del mundo en ... las conferencias científicas más dinámicas, entusiastas y amenas. ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... La 10 th International Conference on Genomics ... 22 al 25 de octubre de 2015 en ... conferencia celebra su décimo aniversario. Desde su inauguración en el ... reuniones anuales más influyentes del mundo en el campo ,ómico, ... y mejores a nivel científico. ICG-10 se ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... 2015 The 10 th International Conference on ... October 22-25, 2015, in Shenzhen , ... celebrating its 10 th anniversary this year. Since its inauguration ... influential annual meetings in the ,omics, fields, and is one ... ICG-10 focuses on recent breakthroughs and advances in ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):La 10ª Conferencia Internacional sobre Genómica (ICG-10) comienza en octubre 2La 10ª Conferencia Internacional sobre Genómica (ICG-10) comienza en octubre 3La 10th International Conference on Genomics (ICG-10) se llevará a cabo en octubre 2La 10th International Conference on Genomics (ICG-10) se llevará a cabo en octubre 3The 10th International Conference on Genomics (ICG-10) to Open in October 2
... release is available in Spanish . , ... use right away to remove nitrogen and phosphorus in ... (ARS) scientist. That could give resource managers a new ... that contaminate water quality in the Chesapeake Bay. ...
... Earth for more than a year and surveying its ... goal of the researchers including scientists at the ... gravitational force in precise detail even in pathless places ... the satellite indicate that current models of the gravitational ...
... presented with a Minority Scholar Award in Cancer Research. ... Research (AACR), is intended to enhance the education and ... minorities involved in cancer research. Finkielstein, who is ... in the College Science, was one of 25 researchers ...
Cached Biology News:Algae advances as a 'green' alternative for improving water quality 2GOCE satellite determines gravitational force in the Himalayas 2GOCE satellite determines gravitational force in the Himalayas 3Biologist Carla Finkielstein receives Minority Scholar Award 2
Request Info...
Agarose-LE, 500 g. Suitable for soft agarose cloning. Nuclease-free.Gel point (1.5%): 36 1.5 C, EEO (-mr): 1200 g/cm2. Category: Nucleotides & Enzymes & Biochemicals, Ultrapure Biochemicals ....
Request Info...
Request Info...
Biology Products: