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Developing graphene microwave photodetector

A joint team has developed cryogenic microwave photodetector which is able to detect 100,000 times smaller light energy compared to the existing photedetectors. The significance is DGIST have developed the world's first microwave ...

dateNov 25, 2016 in Nanophysics
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Graphene coated motorcycle helmet launched

The Graphene Flagship presents an early success story in translating graphene's properties to marketable technologies. This autumn sees the commercial launch of a motorcycle helmet that benefits from the inclusion of graphene. ...

dateNov 25, 2016 in Nanomaterials
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New tool to track circulating cancer cells

Cancerous tumours are known to release cells into the bloodstream, and it is these circulating tumour cells or CTCs that are the sources of metastatic tumours – tumours that spread and form in distant locations in the body. ...

dateNov 22, 2016 in Bio & Medicine
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