Latest Andre Geim Stories

2011-03-21 07:10:14

Physicists at UCLA set out to design a better transistor and ended up discovering a new way to think about the structure of space.

2010-11-08 11:25:35

University of Manchester scientists have created a new material which could replace or compete with Teflon in thousands of everyday applications.

2010-10-18 21:47:29

Researchers at the UC Riverside Bourns College of Engineering have built and successfully tested an amplifier made from graphene that could lead to more efficient circuits in electronic chips, such as those used in Bluetooth headsets and toll collection devices in cars.

2010-10-08 08:00:00

CLEVELAND, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Keithley Instruments, Inc. (NYSE: KEI), a world leader in advanced electrical test instruments and systems, extends its congratulations to Drs.

2010-10-05 09:40:00

Two Russian-born University of Manchester professors have been presented with the Nobel Prize for Physics as a result of their groundbreaking research of a substance that is one hundred times stronger than steel, despite being the thinnest material in the world.

2010-04-09 13:02:00

BETHESDA, Md., April 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Rice University are celebrating the 25th anniversary of a breakthrough that has advanced technology in fields from medicine to baseball.

2009-11-23 10:38:19

. Physicists at Empa, together with chemists from the Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research in Mainz have, for the first time, succeeded in synthesizing a graphene-like porous polymer with atomic accuracy.

2009-01-15 08:56:52

Researchers announce that an extraordinary new material called graphene may be able to produce bendable and transparent high-speed electronics.

2008-10-02 13:10:00

A survey released by Thomson Reuters Corp on Wednesday has named the most likely scientists to receive this year’s prestigious Nobel Prize.

2008-04-03 13:45:00

Researchers at The University of Manchester have used graphene to measure an important and mysterious fundamental constant - and glimpse the foundations of the universe.

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