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A combination of C60, graphene and hexagonal boron nitride has similar properties to silicon but better chemical stability, lightness and flexibility.

A new method based on a superconductor and a microwave resonator can characterize the electronic properties of graphene.

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Graphene oxide can crosslink and reinforce rubber in a single easy step to improve mechanical properties.

An anode made of graphene and carbon nanotubes can prevent the formation of dendrites in lithium-metal batteries.

A material comprising titanium oxide molecules on a porous spherical surface can improve the efficiency of sulphur-based cathodes.

Adding different gases to a novel way for making graphene can make the material superhydrophobic or superhydrophilic.

After more than 60 years of trying, scientists have reported the first organic synthesis of a carbon nanobelt.

graphene oxide membranes could offer a simple means of filtering out unwanted salts and impurities from drinking water

By heating ethene in stages on a rhodium catalyst substrate, scientists have managed to convert it to layers of graphene.

Two new discoveries provide a way to ‘stencil’ 2D materials in precise locations and overcome a barrier to their use in next-generation electronics.

Using an an atomic-scale 'color center' found only in diamonds, scientists have become the first to image how electrons move in graphene.

There will be four awards of $2,000 each for Acta Materialia, Scripta Materialia and Acta Biomaterialia.

A novel fabrication process can produce carbon nanotube textiles with high electrical conductivity and a high level of toughness.

A low-cost chemical process can transform waste glass bottles into nanosilicon anodes for high-performance lithium-ion batteries.

Scientists have used graphene to transfer intricate crystalline patterns from an underlying semiconductor wafer to a top layer of identical material.

Molecular crystal lattice made up of fullerene molecules called fullerite has outstanding stiffness and hardness.

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Stem cells can be turned into Schwann-like cells by growing them on printed, multi-layer graphene circuits and treating them with electricity.

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