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Research / Collaboration / sensors

G-Putty sensors - an unexpected breakthrough

Johnny Coleman investigates G-Putty but his son Oisin prefers Silly Putty®. Credit: AMBER, Trinity College Dublin

By Siân Fogden / 08 December 2016
Exhibition / Industry / Composites

Graphene Flagship Engages with Industry at Composites Europe

The Graphene Flagship’s exhibition stand at Composites Europe showcased several different prototypes of graphene technologies. Alongside Graphene Connect, this exhibition was a great opportunity for the Graphene Flagship to promote engagement from industry all along the value chain.

By Sophia Lloyd / 07 December 2016
Research / Electronics / wearables

Graphene Enables Fully Flexible NFC Antennas

As well as being the thinnest, strongest and lightest known material, graphene is flexible, impermeable and extremely electrically and thermally conductive. All properties well suited for next generation NFC antennas.

By Graphene Flagship / 25 November 2016
Composites / Exhibition / Innovation

Graphene Shows Promise for Composite Applications

Under the umbrella of the Graphene Flagship, a number of partners are exhibiting products and prototypes at the Composites Europe 2016 trade fair in Düsseldorf.

By Graphene Flagship / 23 November 2016
Collaboration / Research

SCOPE Project Consortium Announced

The European Science Foundation (ESF), l’Ecole polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland, and the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECYT) have been selected as consortium partners for the EU-funded SCOPE project.

By Graphene Flagship / 15 November 2016
Collaboration / Innovation / Composites

Graphene Motorcycle Helmet Launched by Flagship Partner IIT and Momodesign

Graphene gives significant benefits to a new commercial product – a motorcycle helmet – launched on October 8, 2016 following a collaboration between the Graphene Flagship partner IIT and Italian design company Momodesign. Photo: Momodesign and IIT

By Sophia Lloyd / 08 November 2016
Our project / Research / Collaboration

Graphene Balloons Show Their Colors

Image: Artist's impression of graphene balloons showing colors. Under large deformations, Newton rings appear.

By Graphene Flagship / 08 November 2016
Our project / Collaboration / Research

Crossing the Atlantic with Graphene Flagship Mobility Grant

Luca Banszerus, PhD Student at RWTH Aachen University is the first receiver of a Graphene Flagship Mobility Grant to the US. He will stay for six months at the lab of Professor Philip Kim at Harvard University.

By Graphene Flagship / 28 October 2016