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The Graphene Flagship's Innovation team work tirelessly to strengthen our collaboration with industry stakeholders to increase the technology readiness levels of our products.
innovation / Products / marketplace

Deep Dive: Meet our innovation team


The Graphene Flagship's Innovation team work tirelessly to strengthen our collaboration with industry stakeholders to increase the technology readiness levels of our products.

By Graphene Flagship / 22 June 2020
Graphene is hailed as the first two-dimensional material and was first isolated in 2004. Since then, initiatives like the EU-funded Graphene Flagship project have enabled the discovery of thousands of other two-dimensional and layered materials. Here, Kari Hjelt, the Graphene Flagship Head of Innovation, explains the potential of these materials in healthcare applications.
innovation / Biomedical / product

Graphene for future healthcare applications


Kari Hjelt, the Graphene Flagship Head of Innovation, explains the potential of layered materials in healthcare applications.

By Kari Hjelt / 12 June 2020
​The Graphene Flagship delivers concrete opportunities for innovation to address some of the major societal challenges in Europe.
Sustainability / Research / Collaboration

Graphene is sustainability


On World Environment Day, we review how the Graphene Flagship project contributes to several UN Sustainable Development Goals.

By Letizia Diamante / 05 June 2020
There is huge demand to find greener renewable alternatives to our traditional, finite energy sources. Now, graphene is unlocking new possibilities within the energy sector, creating a more efficient and sustainable future. Here, Francesco Bonaccorso, deputy head of innovation of the Graphene Flagship, explains how its researchers have created a series of initiatives in order to take graphene from the laboratory to the commercial market.
Energy / Sustainability / research

Going green with graphene


Graphene is unlocking new possibilities within the energy sector, creating a more efficient and sustainable future.

By Graphene Flagship / 03 June 2020
Graphene Flagship experts unite to tackle the effects of present and future pandemics with technologies based on graphene and related materials
Biomedical / Sustainability / Research

Graphene Flagship launches COVID-19 task force


Graphene Flagship experts unite to tackle the effects of present and future pandemics with technologies based on graphene and related materials

By Tom Foley / 02 June 2020
​Our Associate Members and Partnering Projects make up the Graphene Flagship Partnering Division. These are other EU-funded projects, research initiatives in Member States, as well as SMEs and large industrial companies who work in close collaboration with the Graphene Flagship. This partnership greatly extends our reach in terms of technological and research expertise by fostering collaboration beyond our Core Partners. The Partnering Division has yielded some great results.
Collaboration / Research / Innovation

Deep Dive: Meet the Graphene Flagship Partnering Division


​Our Associate Members and Partnering Projects make up the Graphene Flagship Partnering Division. These are other EU-funded projects, research initiatives in Member States, as well as SMEs and large industrial companies who work in close collaboration with the Graphene Flagship. This partnership greatly extends our reach in terms of technological and research expertise by fostering collaboration beyond our Core Partners. The Graphene Flagship Partnering Division has yielded some great results so far.

By Graphene Flagship / 29 May 2020
On the horizon: Our new Spearhead Projects
innovation / collaboration / industry

On the horizon: Our new Spearhead Projects


The Graphene Flagship funds a number of Spearhead Projects, initiatives with well-defined, application-oriented objectives that are motivated by market opportunities. These Spearheads focus on a wide range of application areas, but all have the common goal of developing new or improved products with integrated graphene or layered materials.

By Graphene Flagship / 20 May 2020