“An idealist is one who, on noticing that roses smell better than cabbages, concludes that it will also make better soup.” Henry L. Mencken, journalist & author (1880 - 1956).
Monday, 28 May 2012
Courtesy of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee we now have graphene the semiconductor, or more correctly graphene monoxide (GMO). The potential is to use this material with graphene (a conductor) and graphene oxide (an insulator) to cover all the electrical characteristics needed in a device. But perhaps boron nanotubes and borene are the next new things?