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Physics and Applications of Graphene

Experiments

The Stone Age, the Bronze Age, the Iron Age... Every global epoch in the history of the mankind is characterized by materials used in it. In 2004 a new era in material science was opened: the era of graphene or, more generally, of two-dimensional materials. Graphene is the strongest and the most stretchable known material, it has the record thermal conductivity and the very high mobility of charge carriers. It demonstrates many interesting fundamental physical effects and promises a lot of applications, among which are conductive ink, terahertz transistors, ultrafast photodetectors and bendable touch screens. In 2010 Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov were awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics “for groundbreaking experiments regarding the two-dimensional material graphene’’. The two volumes Physics and Applications of Graphene - Experiments and Physics and Applications of Graphene - Theory contain a collection of research articles reporting on different aspects of experimental and theoretical studies of this new material.

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Physics and Applications of GrapheneExperimentsEdited by Sergey Mikhailov

Published: April 19th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/590

ISBN: 978-953-307-217-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-4496-0

Copyright year: 2011

Books open for chapter submissions

161068 Total Chapter Downloads

40 Crossref Citations

337 Web of Science Citations

181 Dimensions Citations

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1. Nano-Engineering of Graphene and Related Materials

By Zhiping Xu

4784

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2. Synthesis of Graphenes with Arc-Discharge Method

By Nan Li, Zhiyong Wang and Zujin Shi

6690

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3. Chemical Vapor Deposition of Graphene

By Congqin Miao, Churan Zheng, Owen Liang and Ya-Hong Xie

17756

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4. Epitaxial Graphene on SiC(0001): More Than Just Honeycombs

By Lian Li

2842

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5. Thermal Reduction of Graphene Oxide

By Seung Hun Huh

20319

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6. Graphene Etching on Well-Defined Solid Surfaces

By Toshio Ogino and Takahiro Tsukamoto

3853

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7. Transparent and Electrically Conductive Films from Chemically Derived Graphene

By Siegfried Eigler

8194

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8. Graphene-Based Nanocomposites

By Xin Wang and Sheng Chen

7361

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9. Graphene-Based Polymer Nanocomposites

By Horacio J. Salavagione, Gerardo Martínez and Gary Ellis

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10. Functionalized Graphene Sheet / Polyurethane Nanocomposites

By Hyung-il Lee and Han Mo Jeong

5249

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11. Equilibrium Nucleation, Growth, and Thermal Stability of Graphene on Solids

By E.V.Rut’kov and N.R.Gall

3241

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12. Intercalation of Graphene Films on Metals with Atoms and Molecules

By E.V.Rut’kov and N.R.Gall

3937

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13. Electronic and Magnetic Properties of the Graphene- Ferromagnet Interfaces: Theory vs. Experiment

By Elena Voloshina and Yuriy Dedkov

4525

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14. Electronic Properties of Graphene Probed at the Nanoscale

By Filippo Giannazzo, Sushant Sonde and Vito Raineri

5000

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15. Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy and Spectroscopy of Suspended Graphene

By Ursel Bangert, Mhairi Gass, Recep Zan and Cheng Ta Pan

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16. Electrical Conductivity of Melt Compounded Functionalized Graphene Sheets Filled Polyethyleneterephthalate Composites

By Haobin Zhang, Shunlun He, Cao Chen, Wenge Zheng and Qing Yan

4913

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17. Non-Volatile Resistive Switching in Graphene Oxide Thin Films

By Fei Zhuge, Run-Wei Li, Congli He, Zhaoping Liu and Xufeng Zhou

4330

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18. Measuring Disorder in Graphene with Raman Spectroscopy

By Ado Jorio, Erlon H. Martins Ferreira, Luiz G. Cançado, Carlos A. Achete and Rodrigo B. Capaz

9566

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19. Superconductivity and Electron-Phonon Coupling in Graphite Intercalation Compunds

By Tonica Valla and Zhihui Pan

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20. Graphene Transistors

By Kristóf Tahy, Tian Fang, Pei Zhao, Aniruddha Konar, Chuanxin Lian, Huili (Grace) Xing, Michelle Kelly and Debdeep Jena

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21. Graphene Transistors and RF Applications

By Jeong-Sun Moon, Kurt Gaskill and Paul Campbell

4547

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22. Chemical and Biosensing Applications Based on Graphene Field-Effect Transistors

By Yasuhide Ohno, Kenzo Maehashi and Kazuhiko Matsumoto

4583

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23. Graphene-Supported Platinum and Platinum-Ruthenium Nanoparticles for Fuel Cell Applications

By Lifeng Dong, Qianqian Liu, Li Wang and Kezheng Chen

4584

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