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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.

By Graphene Flagship / 24 June 2019
Graphene Flagship female student aboard zero gravity flight.
Space / Materials / Graphene Week

Graphene to Enable Future Space Exploration

On May 2019, the Graphene Flagship embarked on a campaign of zero-gravity parabolic flights to test novel thermal management graphene devices for space applications. The unique properties of graphene can significantly improve their performance.

By Fernando Gomollón-Bel / 23 May 2019
Two scientists working in a lab
Research / Space / Collaboration


​After a long summer of hard work in the laboratories, researchers in the Graphene Flagship are ready for two experiments this week, testing graphene technologies for space-related applications in collaboration with the European Space Agency (ESA).

By Sophia Lloyd / 13 November 2017