Distinguished Professor Rodney S. Ruoff’s team succeeded in folding an A5-sized, 400nm polycarbonate film in half 12 times.
Their work has been published in the prestigious journal, Advances Materials.
A piece of paper folded over many times able to carry more weight than a flat sheet of paper of the same length. Similarly, folding can also enhance the mechanical properties of graphene. An international team of researchers, affiliated wit... Read More
Their findings have been published in ACS Nano on May 23, 2018.
An international research team, affiliated with UNIST announced that they had succeeded in achieving the fast growth of near single crystal monolayer graphene on homemade single crystal Cu/Ni(111) metal foils. The result has greatly acceler... Read More
Their findings published in the recent issue of the journal Nano Letters.
A new study, affiliated with UNIST has introduced a novel method for fabrication of world’s thinnest oxide semiconductor that is just one atom thick. This may open up new possibilities for thin, transparent, and flexible electronic de... Read More
New imaging technique to provide the first atomic-scale images of colloidal nanoparticles.
Nanoparticles are one of the basic building blocks for next generation materials. New research findings announced this week has brought new insight into the structural and mechanical properties of colloidal nanoparticles. A multi-istitution... Read More
Wireless smart sensors to help spur the next revolution in health care
In recent years, flexible sensor has attracted much of the attention in the tech industry over the past years. Transparent electrodes, for instance, have been widely used in things like touch screens, flat-screen TVs, solar cells, and light... Read More
New method of fabricating graphene nanoribbons with zigzag-edged directions
On March 24, a team of 9 researchers announced that they have successfully developed a technology to provide a new direction for the fabrication of graphene nanoribbons with zigzag-edged directions. This study is a collaboration among resea... Read More
Opening new opportunities in materials science and technology
Graphene has become a rich topic to explore by many materials scientists and engineers, as well as chemists and physicists worldwide due to its exceptional properties. However, the main issue that scientists are faced with is the obstacle o... Read More
Paving the way for cost-effective mass production of graphene
On January 20, there was a signing ceremony of Strategic Cooperation Agreement of a Mass Production of Graphene Technology Transfer between UNIST and Deokayng Energen Corp., held at UNIST. Under this agreement, the technique of mass-product... Read More