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New Type Of Electronic Device Suggested By Ballistic Transport In Graphene
2014-02-06 11:59:13

Using electrons more like photons could provide the foundation for a new type of electronic device that would capitalize on the ability of graphene to carry electrons with almost no resistance even at room temperature – a property known as ballistic transport.

Controlling Silicon Evaporation Allows Scientists To Boost Graphene Quality
2011-09-23 04:36:17

Scientists from the Georgia Institute of Technology have for the first time provided details of their "confinement controlled sublimation" technique for growing high-quality layers of epitaxial graphene on silicon carbide wafers.

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2011-03-22 09:16:44

A new "templated growth" technique for fabricating nanoribbons of epitaxial graphene has produced structures just 15 to 40 nanometers wide that conduct current with almost no resistance.

2010-10-05 19:01:39

Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a new "templated growth" technique for fabricating nanometer-scale graphene devices.


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