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In the presence of a moiré pattern, electrons in graphene organize themselves into stripes, providing a link with superconductors.

Segregated sections of ‘zigzag’ and ‘armchair’ facets on carbon nanotubes growing from a solid catalyst are more stable than a circular arrangement.

Graphene membranes covered in polymeric chains are better at capturing carbon dioxide than previous high-performance membranes.

new proactive risk governance system can keep pace with development and should lead to safer nanomaterials, products, and processes

Using x-ray spectroscopy, researchers have produced a ‘movie’ of thin film growth that depicts the process more accurately than ever before.

Direct growth technique could produce low-cost, high-efficiency graphene-on-silicon Schottky junction solar cells.

Researchers have demonstrated previously unknown quantum states of matter that arise in double-layer stacks of graphene.

flexible capacitors made from layers of polyester coated with graphene and hexagonal boron nitride inks could form basis of washable wearable electronics

lithographic patterning of graphene down to 10 nm engineers the band gap

A novel polymer/carbon composite matrix with lithium microparticles could enhance the capacity and safety of lithium-metal batteries.

Antennas made from carbon nanotube films are just as efficient as copper for wireless applications, while also being tougher and more flexible.

Inspired by polar bear hairs, scientists have created an elastic, lightweight heat-insulating material made from hollow carbon tubes.

A new sulfur-based cathode material for lithium batteries is more energy-dense and environmentally friendly than traditional cathode materials.

The electronic properties of the 2D semiconductor tungsten disulfide can be dramatically changed by doping it with carbon-hydrogen molecules.

By permanently stressing graphene with a novel laser technique, researchers have been able to provide it with the largest ever band gap.

Inks made from 2D materials like graphene can be coated onto a polyester fabric in a simple dyeing process to produce electronic components.

researchers have developed an alternative to plastic in the form of a recyclable composite made from graphite and cellulose extracted from wood pulp

Scientists have discovered that applying strain to 2D materials such as doped-graphene could increase their critical superconducting temperature.

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