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Bistable graphene transistor with BN barrier developed

By Eileen De Guire / May 10, 2013

Schematic of tunnelling transistor based on vertical graphene heterostructures. Tunnelling current between two graphene layers can be controlled by gating. Credit: University of Manchester. The following story comes to us from MaterialsViews.com: A new transistor capable of revolutionizing technologies for medical imaging and security screening has been developed by graphene researchers from the Universities of…

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Video of the Week: Graphene’s debut on Periodic Table of Videos

By / November 10, 2010

[flash http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=prKi2TI0TVw&feature=player_embedded] Chemist Martyn Poliakoff of University of Nottingham has featured a graphene edition of the Periodic Table of Videos. The video offers a short introduction of graphene, a reenactment of the initial discovery of the material and graphene’s potential in technology. Poliakoff is the narrator of a 118-part series of short videos called The…

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What Element Do You Want For Christmas?

By / April 9, 2009

This is from a series of really excellent videos about each of the elements in the periodic table.

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