Transphene is a new graphene venture jointly owned by Carbon Sciences and Dr. Kaustav Banerjee, the will concentrate on the commercial development of a technology to mass produce graphene.
Carbon Sciences is an American-based company that develops a graphene production process technology that was originally invented at the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB). The process transforms natural gas into commercial size sheets of graphene that can be fine-tuned with application-specific electrical and materials properties. Carbon Sciences is a public company trading on the NASDAQ (OTC:CABN).
Dr. Banerjee is an internationally known scientist and visionary in the field of nanoelectronics. He is a faculty member at UCSB and will serve as Chief Technology Officer of Transphene, Inc.