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Blue phosphorus - mapped and measured for the first time

Until recently, the existence of blue phosphorus was pure theory: Now scientists examined samples of blue phosphorus for the first time and confirm via mapping of their electronic band structure that this is actually this exotic phosphorus modification.

Oct 16th, 2018

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Graphene expertise for touch screens with a twist

Bendable, rollable, scrunchable - touch screen technology is on the move, and the scope for flexibility is just one of the possibilities that has emerged. With its many exciting properties, graphene is anticipated as a game changer for this shift.

Oct 16th, 2018

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Metal-organic frameworks: ready for electronics

Scientists have observed unequivocally for the first time band-like electron transport in an organic based material, a metal organic framework. This semiconducting behavior, together with its cost-effective production, opens the path for employing metal organic frameworks as active materials in electronic devices.

Oct 15th, 2018

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Fluorine flows in, makes 2D material metal

By getting in the way, fluorine atoms help a two-dimensional material transform from a semiconductor to a metal in a way that could be highly useful for electronics and other applications.

Oct 15th, 2018

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