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Research Centre on Graphene, Layered Crystals and Hybrid Nanomaterials
 
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Read more at: Dr Luigi Occhipinti joins the Cambridge Graphene Centre
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Dr Luigi Occhipinti joins the Cambridge Graphene Centre

1 February 2018

The Cambridge Graphene Centre welcomes Dr Luigi Occhipinti as Deputy Director and Chief Operating Officer.


Read more at: Zero Gravity Graphene Promises Success in Space
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Zero Gravity Graphene Promises Success in Space

1 February 2018

In a series of exciting experiments conducted in November and December, Cambridge Graphene Centre researchers experienced weightlessness testing graphene’s application in space.


Read more at: State-of-the-art new facilities open at Cambridge Graphene Centre
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State-of-the-art new facilities open at Cambridge Graphene Centre

23 November 2017

The Cambridge Graphene Centre is pleased to announce the opening of two new high-specification facilities: cleanrooms for precision fabrication of electrical and optoelectronic devices and a dryroom for large-scale battery prototypes.


Read more at: Tough stuff: Spider silk enhanced with graphene-based materials
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Tough stuff: Spider silk enhanced with graphene-based materials

14 September 2017

Natural spider silk has excellent mechanical properties. Researchers from the Graphene Flagship have found a way to boost the strength of spider’s silk using graphene-based materials, paving the way for a novel class of high-performance bionic composites.


Read more at: Graphene-based terahertz absorbers
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Graphene-based terahertz absorbers

14 September 2017

Graphene Flagship researches create a terahertz saturable absorber using printable graphene inks with an order of magnitude higher absorption modulation than other devices produced to date.


Read more at: Zero Gravity: Graphene for Space Applications
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Zero Gravity: Graphene for Space Applications

25 July 2017

The Cambridge Graphene Centre are involved in one of two Graphene Flagship experiments testing graphene in zero-gravity conditions that will be launched in November.


Read more at: Professor Andrea Ferrari receives Knighthood from the Italian Republic
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Professor Andrea Ferrari receives Knighthood from the Italian Republic

28 June 2017

Professor Andrea Ferrari was awarded the decoration of Knight Officer of the Order of the Star of Italy on 19 June 2017 in recognition of his contributions to science as well as his promotion of Italian science and scientists.


Read more at: Let there be Light: Deterministic arrays of Quantum Emitters
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Let there be Light: Deterministic arrays of Quantum Emitters

21 May 2017

Large scale, fully integrable arrays of single photon quantum emitters are demonstrated in layered materials, which could lead to hybrid on-chip photonics devices for networks and sensing.


Read more at: Cambridge Graphene Centre Technology Day
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Cambridge Graphene Centre Technology Day

17 May 2017

On 25th May, the Cambridge Graphene Centre’s industrial partners will gather in Cambridge for a day of networking, exhibitions and panel discussions.


Read more at: Graphene inks mesmerise in EPSRC Photography Competition
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Graphene inks mesmerise in EPSRC Photography Competition

3 April 2017

James Macleod's stunning image of graphene inks has scooped more prizes in the 2017 EPSRC Photography Competition


Latest news

Graphene enables ten times higher data storage in computer memories

2 June 2021

Ultra-high-density hard drives made with graphene store ten times more data – a big leap forward for our data-hungry society

Coffee stains inspire optimal printing technique for electronics

12 August 2020

Using an alcohol mixture, researchers modified how ink droplets dry, enabling cheap industrial-scale printing of electronic devices at unprecedented scales.

Cambridge Graphene Centre students win award for new battery design

27 May 2020

Three-electrode cell with built-in pressure sensor snags 2020 CAPA prize