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Graphene is a one-atom-thick planar sheet of sp2-bonded carbon atoms that are densely packed in a honeycomb crystal lattice. The term Graphene was coined as a combination of graphite and the suffix -ene by Hanns-Peter Boehm, who described single-layer carbon foils in 1962. Graphene is most easily visualized as an atomic-scale chicken wire made of carbon atoms and their bonds. The crystalline or "flake" form of graphite consists of many graphene sheets stacked together.

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  1. [Illinois] Metal and Semiconductor Nanoparticles Supported on Graphene for Energy Conversion and Heterogeneous Catalysis

    17 Dec 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): M. Samy El Shall

    Graphene has attracted great interest for a fundamental understanding of its unique structural and electronic properties and also for important potential applications in nanoelectronics and...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/19493

  2. The Road Ahead for Carbon Nanotube Transistors

    09 Jul 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Aaron Franklin

    In this talk, recent advancements in the nanotube transistor field will be reviewed, showing why CNTFETs are worth considering now more than ever. Then, the material- and device-related challenges...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/18867

  3. Carbon-Based Nanoswitch Logic

    28 Mar 2013 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Stephen A. Campbell

    This talk discusses a rather surprising possibility: the use of carbon-based materials such as carbon nanotubes and grapheneto make nanomechanical switches with at least an order of magnitude...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/17328

  4. Is Graphene Alone in the Universe?

    05 Dec 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jacob B. Khurgin

    In this talk we show that many heterostructures based on III-V (InGaSb) and II-VI (HgCdTe) semiconductors can be engineered to have all the above properties nearly indistinguishable from those of...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/16047

  5. NEMO5 Tutorial 4C: Graphene Nanostructures

    20 Jul 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Junzhe Geng

    http://nanohub.org/resources/14794

  6. Journey Along the Carbon Road

    19 Apr 2012 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Zhihong Chen

    I will discuss two distinct topics: In the first part of my talk I will present results on carbon nanotubes focusing on high performance computing with the aim to replace silicon in logic device...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/13350

  7. Energy Dissipation at the Nanoscale: from graphene to phase-change materials

    20 Dec 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Eric Pop

    This talk will present recent highlights from our studies of dissipation in novel nanoelectronics based on graphene and phase-change materials. We have investigated both Joule heating and Peltier...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/12698

  8. ECE 656 Lecture 3: Density of States

    07 Sep 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Density of states Example: graphene Discussion Summary

    http://nanohub.org/resources/11932

  9. Lecture 10: Case study-Near-equilibrium Transport in Graphene

    19 Aug 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Near-equilibrium transport in graphene as an example of how to apply the concepts in lectures 1-8.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/11873

  10. How to Turn Graphene into a Robust Topological Insulator Using Adatoms

    12 Jul 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Jason Alicea

    In this talk I will discuss a recent proposal for generating a robust TI state in a more readily available two-dimensional system -- graphene.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/11607

  11. Levitated Spinning Graphene

    18 Jan 2011 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Bruce E. Kane

    I will describe a method for levitating micron-sized few layer graphene flakes in a quadrupole ion trap. Starting from a liquid suspension containing graphene, charged flakes are injected into the...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/10003

  12. Translational Research in Nano and Bio Mechanics

    18 Nov 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Ken P. Chong

    One of the most challenging problems is the integration and interface between wet (biological) and dry (structural) materials. Nano and bio science and engineering is one of the frontiers in...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/10029

  13. Chemically Enhanced Carbon-Based Nanomaterials and Devices

    09 Nov 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Hersam

    Carbon-based nanomaterials have attracted significant attention due to their potential to enable and/or improve applications such as transistors, transparent conductors, solar cells, batteries,...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9929

  14. Nano*High: X-rays, Lasers, and Molecular Movies

    25 Sep 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Roger W. Falcone

    X-ray imaging is an excellent method to make visible what would normally be invisible - who hasn't had an X-ray at the doctor or dentist's office before? At the Lawrence Berkeley National Lab,...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8294

  15. Ripples and Warping of Graphene: A Theoretical Study

    08 Jun 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Umesh V. Waghmare

    We use first-principles density functional theory based analysis to understand formation of ripples in graphene and related 2-D materials. For an infinite graphene, we show that ripples are linked...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/9010

  16. Surface Characterization Studies of Carbon Materials: SS-DNA, SWCNT, Graphene, HOPG

    16 Feb 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Dmitry Zemlyanov

    In this presentation examples of surface characterization studies of carbon specimens will be presented. (1) In particularly, the systematic XPS (X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy) characterization...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/8312

  17. Lecture 4: Graphene: An Experimentalist's Perspective

    12 Feb 2010 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Joerg Appenzeller

    Network for Computational Nanotechnology, Intel Foundation

    http://nanohub.org/resources/7421

  18. ECE 656 Lecture 27: Scattering of Bloch Electrons

    13 Nov 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Umklapp processes Overlap integrals ADP Scattering in graphene

    http://nanohub.org/resources/7827

  19. Lecture 5: NEGF Simulation of Graphene Nanodevices

    23 Sep 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Supriyo Datta

    Network for Computational Nanotechnology, Intel Foundation

    http://nanohub.org/resources/7422

  20. Lecture 6: Graphene PN Junctions

    22 Sep 2009 | Online Presentations | Contributor(s): Mark Lundstrom

    Outline: Introduction Electron optics in graphene Transmission across NP junctions Conductance of PN and NN junctions Discussion Summary Network for Computational Nanotechnology, Intel...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/7423

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