Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Home Tags ICREA

Tag: ICREA

Heterostructures

Fast Flowing Heat in Layered Material Heterostructures

​Graphene Flagship scientists, led by researchers at ICFO - The Institute of Photonic Sciences in Barcelona, Spain, have detected graphene’s out-of-plane heat transfer in...
graphene

Strongly Anisotropic Spin Relaxation Observed in Graphene When Interfaced with Transition...

Researchers of the ICN2 Physics and Engineering of Nanodevices Group, led by ICREA Prof. Sergio O. Valenzuela, have unambiguously demonstrated the anisotropic nature of...
graphene

Thermal Gradients Shown to Enhance Spin Transport in Graphene

Scientists of the ICN2 Physics and Engineering of Nanodevices Group, led by ICREA Prof. Sergio O. Valenzuela, have contributed to the literature on spin...
graphene

ICN2 Researchers Compute Unprecedented Values for Spin Lifetime Anisotropy in Graphene

Spintronics researchers of the ICN2 Theoretical and Computational Nanoscience Group led by ICREA Prof. Stephan Roche have gleaned potentially game-changing insight into the mechanisms...
Biomedical Devices

The Spinoff Paperdrop Diagnostics Designs Biomedical Devices

Drug-induced injuries are a little known health problem. Many population studies have shown that the occurrence of adverse drug reactions is significant. Furthermore, the...
graphene

Spin Dynamics of Graphene Explained Through Supercomputing

In a previous study, researchers found evidence to suggest that spin-orbit coupling (SOC) was greater in graphene/transition metal dichalcogenide heterostructures than in regular graphene....
Optomechanical Crystals

Optomechanical Crystals to Enable Chaos-based Secure Data Communications

Light is essential for modern communications based on optical fiber. Optomechanical crystals are designed at nanoscale to allow the confinement of photons and mechanical...
graphene

ICN2 at the MWC: Graphene Based Retina Prostheses and Pollution Detectors

The Graphene Experience Zone is once again one of the leading examples of European innovation at the Mobile World Congress (Barcelona, 27 February -...
biosensors

State of the Art on Graphene-based Biosensors

Biosensing is growing on importance. Nanomaterials and, more specifically, graphene-based platforms have excellent properties for biosensing. In addition, flexible, abundant, low-cost and green materials,...
graphene

Spin Hall Effect in Decorated Graphene

Although graphene has attractive properties, it is inactive for the Spin Hall effect (SHE), a spin transport phenomenon mediated by strong spin-orbit coupling, in...
semiconductors

Bending Semiconductors Generates Electricity

Some materials can generate a small voltage when bent and, conversely, can bend in response to a voltage. This phenomenon is called flexoelectricity, and...