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Bacterial soundtracks revealed by graphene membrane
Sensors / Biomedical / Innovation

Bacterial soundtracks revealed by graphene membrane


Graphene Flagship researchers have developed an innovative graphene sensor to capture the sound of a single bacterium. These graphene-enabled sensors tell apart living organisms, which enables researchers to identify drug-resistant bacteria through the detection of distinctive sounds.

By Graphene Flagship / 17 May 2022
The rise of Graphene Flagship scientists
Collaboration / Innovation / Our project

The rise of Graphene Flagship scientists


Four of our inspirational investigators were among the first to join the Graphene Flagship: Xinliang Feng, Mar García- Hernández, Vincenzo Palermo and Amaia Zurutuza. They joined the project with bright ideas, a keen sense of enthusiasm and the unwavering will to succeed.

By Fernando Gomollón-Bel / 03 May 2022
The graphene solution: an era of innovation
Innovation / Industry / Wearables

The graphene solution: an era of innovation


Since graphene’s discovery, researchers have found hundreds of potential applications for this incredibly versatile material. From brain implants to treat neurological disorders, to the next generation of smart textiles, products enabled by graphene and related materials promise to disrupt individuals, industries and societies. In this article, Kari Hjelt, Head of Innovation at the Graphene Flagship, looks at three examples.

By Kari Hjelt / 21 April 2022
Graphene soars towards the marketplace
Innovation / Marketplace / Industry

Graphene soars towards the marketplace


The last years have been quite unusual, but this did not get in the way of new innovations from Graphene Flagship members, Partnering Projects and Spearhead Projects around Europe. Here, Francesco Bonaccorso, Deputy Head of Innovation for the Graphene Flagship, looks back at four of the most-read graphene stories from the last year. Read on to learn about how graphene could give us faster mobile phones, safer aircraft and seafaring vessels, and even a new construction material that replicates human bone.

By Graphene Flagship / 14 April 2022
2D materials for next generation computing
2D-EPL / Innovation / Materials

2D materials for next generation computing


In a compact comment published in Nature Communications, Graphene Flagship and 2D-EPL researchers outline the most promising fields of applications of two-dimensional (2D) materials, as well as their remaining challenges towards the appearance of high-tech products.

By Graphene Flagship / 31 March 2022
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Innovation

#TechTuesday: Graphene for wearable UV sensors


Graphene is changing the wearable technology landscape. Graphene Flagship partners have developed a wearable UV sensor that can empower us to continuously monitor and proactively limit our UV exposure.

By Melanie Lawson / 22 March 2022