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A hotbed of the latest thinking into how graphene can change the world, the NGI boasts ultra-high-spec facilities for nanoscale and characterisation projects.
The GEIC's focus is on collaboration with industry to understand how graphene can help businesses to turn great ideas into game-changing products.
The Royce is the UK national centre for advanced materials, partnering seven universities, UK Atomic Energy Authority and National Nuclear Laboratory.
The latest graphene newsSee all
Brown Zak fermions move physics 'beyond the textbook'
Team led by Prof Andre Geim finds new quasiparticles in graphene-based superlattices.
NGI post-doc receives Elsevier early career research award
Dr Matthew Hamer wins Physical Science prize for work on 2D materials in ultra-high-vacuum.
Graphene-based antibody test detects kidney disease
Manchester researchers develop cheap, fast system that could also be applied to other diseases.
Graphene will help in Covid fight, says Nobel Laureate
Prof Kostya Novoselov says scientific community will maximise benefits of 2D materials to beat pandemic.
SpaceMat: graphene's answer to tyre recycling hits market
GEIC-based start-up uses graphene to solve quality issues in recycled rubber products.
GelPonic: how graphene can help combat 'food miles'
Manchester start-up AEH tackles sustainability and food security with innovative hydroponic system.
Payper: graphene's answer to contactless payment
'Smart' till rolls with graphene antennae offer quick, hygienic alternative to chip-and-PIN.
Graphene labs reopen for research and business
NGI and GEIC safely reoccupied by staff and industry partners under Covid-19 protocols.