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Graphene Video Resources


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  • Our most recent video series was filmed in Spring, 2020 – during the covid-19 lockdown
    • Zoom interview format was used between the two offices of Nixene Publishing
      • UK: Adrian Nixon, Nixene Journal Editor-in-Chief in Yorkshire
      • US: Debbie Nelson, Contributing Editor & Project Manager on the Gulf Coast

Graphene 101 –  (1) Introducing Adrian Nixon

  • Video Duration: 10 min 55 secs

Adrian Nixon shares his experiences in science and how he came to be interested in the world of graphene and other 2D materials.

(2) What is Graphene?

  • Video Duration: 1 min 19 secs

Adrian Nixon explains what graphene is and offers helpful visual aids while describing.

 


(3) Properties of Graphene

  • Video Duration: 10 min 55 secs

The discovery of graphene opened the door to an entire world of 2D materials. Adrian Nixon describes the superlatives of graphene, often called a “wonder material.”

(4) 2D Materials and Dimensions

  • Video Duration: 1 min 19 secs

Graphene and other 2D materials have numerous formations. Adrian Nixon describes the differences and what they have in common.

 


(5) How Graphene is made: Top Down

  • Video Duration: 10 min 55 secs

Since graphene must be separated from graphite rock, Adrian Nixon explains how the single atomic layers are made – or isolated – from graphite.

(6) How Graphene in Made: Bottom Up

  • Video Duration: 1 min 19 secs

Isolating a single layer of graphene by assembling atom-by-atom in a process called Chemical Vapour Deposition.

 


(7) Graphene Hype

  • Video Duration: 10 min 55 secs

Adrian Nixon explains why hype exists since the discovery of graphene in 2004 and how to overcome it.

(8) Graphene in Polymer Composites

  • Video Duration: 1 min 19 secs

Adrian Nixon explains the multitude of composites which can be created by combining graphene with other substances.

 


(9) The National Graphene Institute and the GEIC

  • Video Duration: 10 min 55 secs

Adrian Nixon explains the difference between the NGI and the GEIC in Manchester, UK.

(10) Graphene and the Copper Corrosion Mystery

  • Video Duration: 1 min 19 secs

This time Adrian discusses one of the mysteries surrounding graphene and why it keeps surprising scientists.

 


(11) Brain Cancer and Electrotherapy

  • Video Duration: 10 min 55 secs

Adrian explains a remarkable healthcare application of graphene in battling brain cancer.

(12) Graphene, Quantum Dots and Cannabis

  • Video Duration: 1 min 19 secs

In this Short film, a unique tagging system for plants is described.

 


(13) Graphene, Quantum Dots, and Cannabis

  • Video Duration: 10 min 55 secs

In this full interview, Adrian fully describes how quantum dots are used in tagging plants.

(14) Graphene Oxide Cutting Tools

  • Video Duration: 1 min 19 secs

Adrian explains research being done at MIT on graphene oxide and how it can be used to cut titanium.

 


(15) Graphene Oxide

  • Video Duration: 10 min 55 secs

Adrian explains further on exactly what graphene oxide is and how it is formed.