Monthly Archives: May 2014

IBM, SKKU, Raytheon and More Headline the Inaugural Graphene World Summit 2014

IBM, SKKU, Raytheon and More Headline the Inaugural Graphene World Summit 2014 Smithers Apex and the Graphene Stakeholders Association to host conference and exhibition September 15-16 in Berkeley, CA   FALMOUTH, Maine, May 28, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Smithers Apex , in association with the Graphene Stakeholders Association , is pleased to announce that IBM, Argonne Continue Reading...

NPL measurement supports UK graphene company

Great to see GSA members collaborating. Bravo! The National Physical Laboratory (NPL) recently carried out a range of measurements for Haydale Graphene Industries plc. (Haydale), a UK company specialising in the functionalisation of graphene and other nanoparticles that floated on the London Stock Exchange on Monday 14 April 2014. The XPS instrument used to characterise the Continue Reading...

The business potential of (amazing, wonderful, futuristic) graphene

It’s a better conductor. It’s transparent. It’s lightweight. It’s strong. It’s flexible and elastic. Can it change the electronics business? At Cabot Corporation, researcher Matt Hesketh examines the progression of graphene in three vials. The vial on the left is graphite, the middle one is graphite expanded, and the one on the right is graphene. Continue Reading...