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UM Physicists Show Electrons Can Travel Over 100 Times Faster in Graphene Than in Silicon


March 24, 2008

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University of Maryland physicists have shown that in graphene, the intrinsic limit to the mobility--a measure of how well a material conducts electricity--is higher than any other known material at room temperature. Graphene, a single-atom-thick sheet of graphite, is a new material which combines aspects of semiconductors and metals. Full Story

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