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Graphene Technologies Inspire
The Graphene Experience Zone at Mobile World Congress 2017 in Barcelona has been a great success with a steady stream of visitors coming to see and experience what graphene can do. Get a glimpse of the show here.
Graphene Study 2017
Join Graphene Study 2017 on electronic and photonic devices and their applications. From 25-30 June in Gothenburg (Hindås), Sweden.

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Women in Graphene - Career Development DayWomen in Graphene - Career Development DayTimed to coincide with International Women’s Day on the 8 March the Graphene Flagship’s Women in Graphene event drew a sell out crowd at University College London to hear from inspirational speakers and develop their professional network.<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/2017/WiG_Career_dev_day1_2017_750x400.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://graphene-flagship.eu/women-in-graphene-career-development-day-223/03/2017 02:59:38080720aspx82htmlFalseaspx
Graphene Flagship Leaders Focus on the FutureGraphene Flagship Leaders Focus on the FutureThe Graphene Flagship management and advisory council gathered in Cambridge for the annual Science and Technology Forum. The Forum was an opportunity to discuss the future directions of the Flagship and define plans for the Core 2 phase. <img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/2017/Graphene-Flagship-Science-Technology-Forum-2017-750.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://graphene-flagship.eu/stf-201723/03/2017 02:59:38075797aspx132htmlFalseaspx
Scalable 100% Yield Production of Conductive Graphene InksScalable 100% Yield Production of Conductive Graphene InksConductive inks based on graphene and layered materials are key for low-cost production of flexible electronics, novel energy solutions, composites and coatings. A new method for liquid-phase exfoliation of graphite paves the way for scalable production.<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/2017/Graphene-Flagship-conductive-ink-microfluidisation-process-750.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://graphene-flagship.eu/scalable-graphene-inks23/03/2017 02:59:38075795aspx140htmlFalseaspx
Millie Dresselhaus 1930-2017Millie Dresselhaus 1930-2017Jari Kinaret, Director of the Graphene Flagship: “We are very sad to hear that Mildred Dresselhaus, known as Millie among the entire graphene community, died on Monday 20 February, at the age of 86.” <img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/2017/Millie-Dresselhaus_750x389.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://graphene-flagship.eu/millie-dresselhaus-dead23/03/2017 02:59:38075796aspx99htmlFalseaspx
Experience Graphene Mobile InnovationExperience Graphene Mobile InnovationGraphene is back at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2017 with the Graphene Experience Zone. Designed to showcase graphene mobile innovation in an interactive way, the Graphene Experience Zone will bring graphene to life. <img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/Interact/Mobile%20World%20Congress/GEZ_Digital-Brochure_cover_750x530.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://graphene-flagship.eu/graphene-experience-zone-pr223/03/2017 02:59:38075794aspx105htmlFalseaspx
Interface Engineering Large Area Solar CellsInterface Engineering Large Area Solar CellsPerovskite-based solar cells have high power conversion efficiencies, but are less efficient at large areas. Researchers in the Graphene Flagship have overcome these limitations with graphene, making large area solar cells with superior performances.<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/2017/Graphene-Flagship-Interface-Engineering-Large-PSCs-750.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://graphene-flagship.eu/large-area-pscs23/03/2017 02:59:38075793aspx113htmlFalseaspx
Ultrahigh Sensitivity Graphene Infrared DetectorsUltrahigh Sensitivity Graphene Infrared DetectorsA novel graphene-based infrared (IR) detector demonstrates record high sensitivity for thermal detection, paving the way for high-performance IR imaging and spectroscopy.<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/2016/Graphene-Pyroelectric-Bolometers-optical-750.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://graphene-flagship.eu/graphene-pyroelectric-bolometers-(2)23/03/2017 02:59:38075791aspx108htmlFalseaspx
Graphene Experience Zone at Mobile World CongressGraphene Experience Zone at Mobile World CongressFollowing the success of the Graphene Pavilion at Mobile World Congress 2016 and Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016, graphene is back at MWC 2017 with an immersive Experience Zone exploring graphene mobile innovation. <img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/Graphene_Pavilion_MWC_Barcelona_2016.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://graphene-flagship.eu/graphene-experience-zone23/03/2017 02:59:38075790aspx124htmlFalseaspx
Ultra-Fast, Ultra-Sensitive PtSe2 Gas SensorsUltra-Fast, Ultra-Sensitive PtSe2 Gas SensorsGas sensors are in demand for a range of different applications. PtSe2 – a little-studied transition metal dichalcogenide – shows excellent promise for high performance gas-sensing and photovoltaics, with CMOS compatible fabrication.<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/2016/PtSe2-Gas-Sensor-Chip-Graphene-Flagship.png" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://graphene-flagship.eu/ultra-fast-ultra-sensitive-ptse2-gas-sensors23/03/2017 02:59:38075937aspx89htmlFalseaspx
Looking Forward to a New Year for Flagship InnovationLooking Forward to a New Year for Flagship InnovationAs 2016 draws to a close, the Graphene Flagship looks ahead towards 2017 the next steps of research and innovation. The World Economic Forum’s report on the Top 10 Emerging Technologies shows the Flagship is on the right track.<img alt="" src="/SiteCollectionImages/News/2016/InnovationTopTen750x300.jpg" style="BORDER:0px solid;" />https://graphene-flagship.eu/looking-forward-to-a-new-year-for-flagship-innovation23/03/2017 02:59:38075787aspx83htmlFalseaspx


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EU-Japan 2017EU-Japan 2017International WorkshopSpain06/05/2017 07:00:0008/05/2017 16:00:00https://graphene-flagship.eu/eu-japan-workshop23/03/2017 02:59:38075915aspx419htmlFalseaspx
Graphene Connect - Investment opportunitiesGraphene Connect - Investment opportunitiesInternational Conference22/06/2017 07:00:0022/06/2017 16:00:00https://graphene-flagship.eu/graphene-connect-investment-opportunities23/03/2017 02:59:38075798aspx400htmlFalseaspx
Graphene Study 2017Graphene Study 2017Graphene StudySweden25/06/2017 13:00:0030/06/2017 12:00:00https://graphene-flagship.eu/graphene-study-201723/03/2017 02:59:38075789aspx113htmlFalseaspx

 External events

 

 

“The science and technology of 2D materials” symposium at the 21st International conference on Solid State Ionics“The science and technology of 2D materials” symposium at the 21st International conference on Solid State IonicsExternal EventPadova, Italyhttp://www.chimica.unipd.it/ssi21/I_Symposium_II_3.html18/06/2017 07:00:00https://graphene-flagship.eu/Lists/ExternalEvents/DispForm.aspx?ID=3Graphene and related bi-dimensional (2D) materials and hybrid structures (GRM) have a combination of properties that could make them key enablers in many application fields, generating new products not obtainable with current materials. To fully exploit the technological advantages offered by GRMs it is essential to acquire the ability to select, control and manipulate individual and/or stacked GRMs. There has been much progress in the synthesis, via both top down and bottom up approaches, and characterization of GRMs. However, several challenges remain in understanding their properties and interactions with external probes to realize their tremendous potential for applications. A key area relies on the development of advanced methods to produce cheap GRMs, combining structural functions with embedded (opto)electronics, in an environmentally sustainable manner. Other challenges extend to development of GRMs-based energy devices for conversion and storage as well as advancements toward the realization of novel sensors and composites that take advantage of the GRMs chemical, biological and mechanical properties. Graphene is the latest carbon allotrope to be experimentally discovered, and it is now at the centre of a significant experimental research effort after the initial stage devoted to study its fundamental physical properties. In particular, near-ballistic transport at room temperature and high carrier mobilities make it a potential material for microelectronics, especially for high frequency applications. It is now possible to produce graphene samples with areas exceeding thousands of square centimetres by means of chemical vapour deposition (CVD), and inks with controlled morphological and rheological properties. An ongoing effort is being devoted to large-scale production and growth of high quality graphene on different substrates of choice, i.e. dielectrics, via CVD. Graphene is important not only for its own properties, but at an even higher level because it provides the first demonstration of a truly 2D material. Therefore, it is the paradigm for a new class of materials such as chalcogenides, metal oxides that like graphite are formed by coupling between atomically thin layers via van der Waals forces The resulting 2D crystals have shown a variety of novel thermal and electrical properties, and are of interest for both fundamental studies and practical applications. Recent developments in synthesis, structural characterizations, properties, and applications of GRMs for the conversion (photovoltaics, thermoelectric, fuel cells) and storage (e.g., batteries, supercapacitors) of energy, as well as in the field of microelectronics, sensors and robotics will be the focus of the symposium. Abstracts are solicited in, but not necessarily limited to, the following areas Progress in the synthesis of graphene/2d crystals/hybrid systems; Doping and functionalization (chemical modification); Electronic, optical, thermal, chemical, and mechanical properties of 2D crystals; Assembly of 2d sheets into controlled 3d architectures and superlattices structures; Theoretical modeling of electronic, thermal, optical, chemical and mechanical properties of 2d crystals; Novel characterization techniques; Photoconductivity, thermoelectricity, and energy storage and conversion; Fabrication and characterization of GRM-based flexible devices, sensors, actuators; Meso- and Macro-scale systems - composites and thin films; Applications and commercialisation; Health/toxicity related issues. In this Symposium are also welcome those contributions which cover the topics beyond the above-described areas. This is done to provide the audience with a comprehensive description of Solid State Ionics. If your contribution is difficult to host within the above areas, please do not hesitate to contact directly the Conference Chairmen at ssi21@dii.unipd.it for advice.21/03/2017 12:10:12080457aspx9https://graphene-flagship.eu/Lists/ExternalEvents/AllItems.aspxFalse
1st Workshop “NanoBioMed Sardinia 20171st Workshop “NanoBioMed Sardinia 2017External EventConference Room of Quarté Sayal, Via Garibaldi 87, 07041 Alghero (SS), Sardinia, Italy.http://nanobiomedsardinia.uniss.it24/06/2017 07:00:00https://graphene-flagship.eu/Lists/ExternalEvents/DispForm.aspx?ID=2The workshop aims at providing a forum to the large community of scientists working on Nanotechnology for Biomedical applications. We will cover areas related to different nanomaterials, in particular 2D materials such as graphene, with sessions including the following themes * Synthesis, processing and multiscale characterization for medical applications * Bone regeneration * Neuroscience * Cardiology * Nanotoxicology Moreover, the workshop will aim at presenting the results obtained within the Graphene Flagship Partnering Project “G-IMMUNOMICS”. For more details regarding the conference, please see the website http//nanobiomedsardinia.uniss.it Important deadlines Abstract submission April 15 Registration May 5 21/03/2017 12:09:48080456aspx9https://graphene-flagship.eu/Lists/ExternalEvents/AllItems.aspxFalse

Explore graphene

What is graphene?
Graphene – a single layer of carbon atoms – may be the most amazing and versatile substance available to mankind.
The history of graphene
If you have ever drawn with a pencil, you’ve probably made graphene.
The European roadmap for graphene science and technology
This roadmap was developed within the framework of the Graphene Flagship and outlines the main targets and research areas as best understood at the start of this ambitious project.

About the Project

About Graphene Flagship
The Graphene Flagship is a Future and Emerging Technology Flagship by the European Commission.
Consortium
The Graphene Flagship coordinates over 150 academic and industrial research groups in 23 countries, and has close to 50 associate members.
Divisions and Work Packages
The 20 Work Packages of the Graphene Flagship are divided into six divisions; four of them scientific and one each for Partnering Projects and Administration.