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Graphene Flagship Spearhead projects to solve Europe’s environmental crisis
Graphene Week / Sustainability / Innovation

Graphene Flagship Spearhead projects to solve Europe’s environmental crisis


European Commission funded research project, the Graphene Flagship, held its annual Open Forum discussion on Monday 23 September. As the first presentation of Graphene Week 2019 – Europe’s leading graphene and layered materials conference – the Open Forum announced the latest advances from research within the Graphene Flagship and its potential to improve Europe’s environmental crisis.

By Graphene Flagship / 25 September 2019
Skordas Graphene on the way to changing our lives
Graphene Week / Innovation / Collaboration

Thomas Skordas: "Graphene is on the way to changing our lives"


Thomas Skordas, Director for Digital Excellence and Science Infrastructure, takes a look at the latest developments in graphene research on the occasion of Graphene Week 2019 – Europe's leading graphene conference, which brings together the latest innovations, leading-edge technology and research on graphene and other layered materials.

By Graphene Flagship / 24 September 2019
Graphene Flagship puts a spotlight on commercialisation of graphene and related materials
Graphene Week / Innovation / Collaboration

Graphene Week 2019: Graphene Flagship puts a spotlight on commercialisation of graphene and related materials


Next week, the Graphene Flagship will hold its annual conference – Graphene Week 2019. Coinciding with Finland’s third EU presidency, Graphene Week 2019 will take place from 23-27 September at the Marina Congress Centre in Helsinki, Finland. Hosted by Graphene Flagship partner VTT, the leading research and technology company in the Nordic countries, the conference will reveal the latest developments in graphene and related layered materials (GRMs) from over 700 experts in the field.

By Graphene Flagship / 20 September 2019
The future of graphene
Graphene Week / Diversity / Collaboration

The future of graphene – Part II


The Graphene Flagship has long been committed to investing in young, talented scientists to assist in the research and development of graphene and related materials. We interviewed early career researchers from the Graphene Flagship's Core partners, AMs and PPs about their time collaborating with the project and their expectations ahead of Graphene Week 2019.

By Graphene Flagship / 20 September 2019
The future of graphene
Graphene Week / Collaboration / Diversity

The future of graphene – Part I


The Graphene Flagship has long been committed to investing in young, talented scientists to assist in the research and development of graphene and related materials. We interviewed early career researchers from the Graphene Flagship's Core partners, AMs and PPs about their time collaborating with the project and their expectations ahead of Graphene Week 2019.

By Graphene Flagship / 18 September 2019
Photonics / Health / Research

Graphene enables flexible and transparent health monitors


A new class of flexible and transparent wearable devices conforms to the skin, providing continuous and accurate measurements of multiple human vital signs – heart rate, respiration rate, blood pulse oxygenation, and exposure to UV radiation.

By ICFO and Graphene Flagship / 13 September 2019
Health / Innovation / Our project

Graphene Connects Researchers and Healthcare Professionals


We interview Cinzia Spinato and Nadia Pons about the upcoming Graphene Connect event in Barcelona, which will showcase graphene innovative projects targeting the healthcare sector.

By Graphene Flagship / 12 August 2019
Innovation / Industry / Our project

Bringing graphene and new materials to market


Kari Hjelt, Head of Innovation of the Graphene Flagship, explores graphene's potential to shift entire industries such as aviation, automation and energy generation and storage.

By Kari Hjelt / 28 June 2019
From prototypes to products: AIXTRON's new systems enable cost-effective and large-scale production of graphene and related materials by chemical vapour deposition. Today, Graphene Flagship industrial partner AIXTRON showcased two new systems that enable cost-effective graphene production for a myriad of applications – such as consumer electronics, sensors, and photonics.The new devices allow the production of graphene under ambient conditions, and bring the cost of graphene films down.
innovation / materials / industry

Cost effective, large scale graphene with AIXTRON systems


Today, Graphene Flagship industrial partner AIXTRON showcased two new systems that enable cost-effective graphene production for a myriad of applications – such as consumer electronics, sensors, and photonics.

By Fernando Gomollón-Bel / 26 June 2019
space / materials / collaboration

Graphene goes to space


The Graphene Flagship participates in a sounding-rocket launch in collaboration with the European Space Agency to test the printing of graphene devices in space.