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Surprising Graphene

June 9, 2008

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Graphene is the two-dimensional form of carbon, a single layer of carbon atoms thought impossible as a free-standing crystal until created in 2004. Now, researchers from the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and the University of California at San Diego, using Berkeley Lab's Advanced Light Source, have measured the extraordinary properties of graphene with an accuracy never before achieved. Full Story

DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

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