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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.

Learn more about quantum dots from the many resources on this site, listed below. More information on Graphene can be found here.

Resources (1-20 of 52)

  1. Tunnel FET Learning Tutorial

    05 Mar 2014 | Presentation Materials | Contributor(s): Mark Cheung

    This module covers: Field-effect transistor (FET) review, Motivation for TFET, Device design and simulation, Literature review, Simulation results

    http://nanohub.org/resources/20375

  2. [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

  3. Quick and Easy Guide to Carbon Structure Simulations using Crystal Viewer Tool

    30 Sep 2013 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Tanya Faltens

    These are step-by-step instructions for creating simulations of carbon nanostructures: - buckly ball - carbon nanotubes - graphene sheets These instructions will allow teachers to run...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/19518

  4. SPICE Model of Graphene Nanoribbon FETs

    12 Jul 2013 | Downloads | Contributor(s): Ying-Yu Chen, Morteza Gholipour, Artem Rogachev, Amit Sangai, Deming Chen

    Graphene Nano-Ribbons Field-Effect Transistors HSPICE implementation based on the following two publications: [1] Y-Y. Chen, A. Rogachev, A. Sangai, G. Iannaccone, G. Fiori, and D. Chen (2013)....

    http://nanohub.org/resources/17074

  5. 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

  6. BNSF Outreach Activity for High School Students: Nanoengineering Track

    09 Jul 2013 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Gurpreet Singh

    Outreach activity for high school students: Nanoengineering track (Kansas State University). Purpose: To encourage diverse young people to pursue careers in engineering and help them understand...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/18841

  7. Properties Of Graphene

    09 Jul 2013 | Papers | Contributor(s): Jesus de La Fuente

    An explanation of the properties of graphene. Learn about its fundamental characteristics, electronic properties and optical properties.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/18837

  8. Landauer Approach to Thermoelectrics

    23 Jun 2013 | Papers | Contributor(s): Changwook Jeong

    Many efforts have been made to search for materials that maximize the thermoelectric (TE) figure of merit, ZT, but for decades, the improvement has been limited because of the interdependent...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/18681

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. Graphene Raman Imaging and Spectroscopy Processing v1.2

    06 Feb 2012 | Tools | Contributor(s): matias gabriel babenco, Li Tao, Deji Akinwande

    Raman spectroscopy processing for Graphene growth characterization

    http://nanohub.org/resources/grisp

  12. NEMO5 Tutorial 4C: Graphene Nanostructures

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

    http://nanohub.org/resources/14794

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. 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

  16. 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

  17. GFET Tool

    20 May 2011 | Tools | Contributor(s): Eric Pop, Feifei Lian

    Simulate the electrical and thermal properties of a graphene field-effect transistor.

    http://nanohub.org/resources/gfettool

  18. 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

  19. 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

  20. Coupled Effect of Strain and Magnetic Field on Electronic Bandstructure of Graphene

    07 Dec 2010 | Papers | Contributor(s): yashudeep singh

    We explore the possibility of coupling between planar strain and perpendicular magnetic field on electronic bandstructure of graphene. We study uni-axially, bi-axially and shear strained graphene...

    http://nanohub.org/resources/10126

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