Industrial Applications Of Graphene And 2D Boron Nitride (Graphene USA 2017)

Dr Dimitris Presvytis, Advanced Materials Research Leader
Thomas Swan & Co. Ltd.
United Kingdom

Presentation Summary

Thomas Swan is an independent speciality chemical company that supplies high performance Elicarb® Graphene and Elinova® 2D products with a manufacturing capacity of 20 tonnes/yr and an industry leading reputation for quality of product and reliability of supply. Our customers span a range of industries; advanced coating and composite systems, printable electronics, 3D-printing and energy storage systems.

Speaker Biography (Dimitris Presvytis)

Dr Dimitris Presvytis is the Research Team Leader in the Advanced Materials Division of Thomas Swan & Co. Ltd. Dimitris received his degree from the Materials Science Department at University of Patras, Greece. He went on to obtain a Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering and to complete a PhD on Fuel Cell technology in the same university. He joined Thomas Swan in 2015 after working in Research and Development on various fields including water electrolysis, fuel cells and aerospace. The team that Dimitris leads within Thomas Swan is focusing on developing graphene and 2D boron nitride products that add value to a range of industrial applications and are easy to use and formulate.

Company Profile (Thomas Swan & Co. Ltd.)

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Thomas Swan is a major independent manufacturer of performance and speciality chemicals. The Advanced Materials Division is dedicated to the reliable supply of high performance materials into new and emerging markets. Our leading carbon nanotube products, Elicarb® SWNTs are high quality materials manufactured at scale. In 2014, we launched Elicarb® Graphene a few layer graphene nanoplatelet product followed by a range of Elicarb® Graphene grades in 2015. We have also recently launched 2D boron nitride, our first non-carbon 2D product.
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