1 Apr 2021
Graphene Foam Doubles Longevity of Running Shoes
Sports footwear firm inov-8 has unveiled the world's first running shoe to use a graphene-enhanced foam in the sole, bucking the widespread trend for carbon-plate technology and doubling the industry standard for longevity.
30 Oct 2020
Graphene Based Antibody Test for Detecting Kidney Disease
Researchers have developed a new graphene-based testing system for disease-related antibodies, initially targeting a kidney disease called Membranous Nephropathy.
29 Jun 2020
Graphene Smart Textiles Developed for Heat Adaptive Clothing
New research on the two-dimensional material graphene has allowed researchers to create smart adaptive clothing which can lower the body temperature of the wearer in hot climates.
5 Aug 2019
3D printable 2D materials show promise to improve energy storage
For the first time, a team of researchers have formulated inks using the 2D material MXene, to produce 3D printed interdigitated electrodes.
20 Mar 2019
Graphene@Manchester at The University of Manchester
Graphene@Manchester at The University of Manchester is an on-going programme of activity to ensure that Manchester and the UK play a leading international role in developing the revolutionary potential of graphene.
11 Mar 2019
First scalable graphene yarns for wearable textiles produced
A team of researchers have developed a method to produce scalable graphene-based yarn. Multi-functional wearable e-textiles have been a focus of much attention due to their great potential for healthcare, sportswear, fitness and aerospace applications. Graphene has been considered a potentially good material for these types of applications due to its high conductivity, and flexibility.
26 Dec 2018
Graphene printed electronics
A team of researchers have found a low cost method for producing graphene printed electronics, which significantly speeds up and reduces the cost of conductive graphene inks.
10 Sep 2018
Science behind world's lightest graphene watch revealed
In January 2017 the world's lightest mechanical chronograph watch was unveiled in Geneva, Switzerland, showcasing innovative composite development by using graphene. Now the research behind the project has been published.
8 Aug 2018
Graphene skinned plane unveiled
The University of Central Lancashire has unveiled the world's first graphene skinned plane at an internationally renowned air show.
28 May 2018
Graphene sieve turns seawater into drinking water
Graphene-oxide membranes have attracted considerable attention as promising candidates for new filtration technologies. Now the much sought-after development of making membranes capable of sieving common salts has been achieved.
15 Aug 2017
Flexible batteries power the future of wearable technology
The rapid development of wearable technology has received another boost from a new development using graphene for printed electronic devices.
1 May 2017
Focusing on the mass production of safe, quality graphene
IDTechEx has invited a series of industrial players and leaders active in graphene commercialization to contribute their opinions about the state of the technology and markets. As part of the article series, we will today hear from Perpetuus Advanced Materials who share their candid views on the graphene market progress.
31 Jan 2017
The little black graphene dress of the future
The future of fashion could be a little 'black' dress made of graphene that changes its colour and design on the whim of the wearer.
24 Nov 2016
New ultra-thin semiconductor could extend life of Moore's Law
Following a decade of intensive research into graphene and two-dimensional materials a new semiconductor material shows potential for the future of super-fast electronics.
21 Jul 2016
First flight of graphene-skinned aircraft
A Test flight signals launch of graphene roadmap for industrial application and commercialisation within the aerospace industry.
13 Oct 2015
Morgan conducts first graphene experiment at University of Manchester
The first official experiment has taken place in a novel collaboration between industry and academia in the production of graphene.
31 Mar 2015
Graphene's lightbulb moment
A graphene lightbulb with lower energy emissions, longer lifetime and lower manufacturing costs has been launched thanks to a University of Manchester research and innovation partnership.