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Ultra Fast, Ultra Sensitive PtSe2 Gas Sensors


Gas 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. Image credit: Trinity College Dublin

By Sophia Lloyd / 12 January 2017
Innovation / Our project / Industry

Looking Forward to a New Year for Flagship Innovation


As 2016 draws to a close, the Graphene Flagship looks ahead. During 2017, planning for the Core 2 Phase is a key milestone, shaping the next steps for the Graphene Flagship’s research and innovation. The World Economic Forum’s report on the Top 10 Emerging Technologies shows the Flagship is on the right track.

By Sophia Lloyd / 13 December 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


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 / Collaboration / Research

Mobility Grant to US


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